Post-Doc position at Maria Alexandra Brito’s Laboratory



PostDoc position


A call is opened for a 30 month Post-Doc position at Maria Alexandra Brito’s Laboratory at the Research Institute for Medicines (iMed.Ulisboa),  Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Lisbon, enframed by the project “Detect, prevent, eradicate: a multi-step strategy to abrogate brain metastasization of breast cancer”, funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology.

The Postdoc will perform in vitro studies in static and flow BBB models, as well as in vivo studies directed to brain analysis. Methodologies to be used essentially rely on cell and tissue imaging (immunohistochemistry, immunofluorescence and in situ hybridization), including automated fluorescence microscopy, as well as flow cytometry, qRT-PCR of miRNAs, and nanoparticles development.


We are seeking for a PhD candidate with background in the areas that are relevant for the project development and experience in the methodologies that will be used. The candidate should be available to start in January, 2019, and should apply for the position as instructed in the call text, available at:


For additional information please contact the PI:

Prof.  Maria Alexandra Brito