The Structural Biology of Viral Fibres lab belonging to the Macromolecular Structure Department is looking for a highly motivated student to work at the Centro Nacional de Biotecnologia (https://www.cnb.csic.es/index.php/en/). The hosting institute is in Madrid, Spain. The successful applicant must have a background in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry or similar.
We are looking for an intern who is highly motivated to work in an multidisciplinary environment. (S)he will study bacteriophage proteins important for infection of their host bacteria by expressing and purifying those proteins, crystallising them and solving their structures. (S)he will also study bacteriophages by electron microscopy.
The intern will join our team to design and perform experiments, while participating in daily tasks of the laboratory and scientific discussions.