PhD student

Weizmann Institute of Science

About the company:

The Laufman lab studies the ways human RNA viruses interact with their host cells and transform them into viral manufactories using state-of-the-art microscopy, molecular and cell biology, genetic and biochemistry approaches. We tackle questions at the forefront of the exciting field of virology, and offer an exceptional scientific environment to develop into a mature top-class researcher. Our team members enjoy a pleasant and supportive research environment at the heart of the vibrant campus of the Weizmann Institute of Science.

Job description:

The Laufman lab at the Weizmann Institute of Science is looking for talented and highly motivated PhD students to study virus-host interactions. If you possess a strong background in molecular biology and the passion to execute a groundbreaking research using cutting-edge molecular and analytical approaches – your place is with us!

Required qualifications:

• M.Sc. in biology/life sciences
• Hands-on experience in molecular biology approaches
• Ability to work independently and in a team
• Ability to work in an organized and precise manner
• Excellent interpersonal skills

Job location

The Department of Molecular Genetics at the Weizmann Institute of Science