Fixed term contract : 6 months (renewable up to 2 years) - Envisaged Start Date : As soon as possible


A postdoctoral position in cardiac physiology is available in the group of Benjamin Lauzier in the research team IIb, “Cardiac Arrhythmias: Heart failure and pharmacological approaches” (team leader Michel De Waard).
We are looking for a well-trained and highly motivated individual to work on an ANR/ASTRID project (hErOiSmE) on a new therapeutic strategy for shock (septic and hemorrhagic). The candidate should have skills in surgery in small animals (rats and mice). The post-doctoral fellow will be involved in project aimed at deciphering the role of O-GlcNAc at the early phase of shock and to identify new therapeutic target. One of the partner of the project (Arnaud Tessier, chemist) is developing potential new molecule that will be tested.

To apply

Applicants should send a CV with at least 2 academic or industrial references and a cover letter to: Benjamin Lauzier.
Contact for further information (name, telephone/mail): Benjamin.lauzier@univ-nantes.fr, +33 228 080 157

Application deadline: 31/03/2020 The application deadline is extended to June 30th.