Sechenov University announces an open international competition for postdoctoral researchers in 2019

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Sechenov University

announces an open international competition

for postdoctoral researchers

in 2019


The Institute for Bionic Technologies and Engineering of Sechenov University invites young researchers (PostDocs) with international experience to conduct joint research in the following areas:


Institute of Bionic Technologies and Engineering

Project: “Artificial heart, circulatory support system for patients with functional single ventricle, neurostimulation of laryngeal nerves”.

Laboratory of Biomedical Nanotechnology

Project: “Laser Welding of Biological Tissues in Stomatology”.

Project: “Materials Preparation for Myocardial Function Recovery”.

Project: “Development of Nanocomposite Coatings for Joint Ligament Implants”.

Laboratory of Wearable Biocompatible Devices and Bionic Prostheses

Project: “Artificial Kidney, Transcutaneous Power Transfer, Development of Personalized Diagnostic Systems for Early Diagnosis of Diseases”.


The requirements to perspective candidates:

1. Up to 35 years of age

2. A PhD or equivalent required;

3. Fluent in English;

4. Experience in writing and publishing research papers in journals indexed by Web of Science and/or Scopus.

5. Experience in conducting and developing research independently or in collaboration with a research supervisor;

6. Experience in implementing complex experiments and observations;

7. Experience in collecting, processing, analyzing and generalizing scientific information, best practices and results of experiments and observations;

8. Acquaintance with modern methods and means in planning and organization of research, experiments and observations;

9. Excellent interpersonal communication skills in multicultural and multidisciplinary research teams;

10. Highly motivated for research, ability to work independently and in a team;

11. Striving for continuous self-improvement based on constructive evaluation, self-analysis and learning.


If you are young, energetic and possess these qualities and skills as well as have the necessary experience, we offer you a job in the positions of Junior Research Fellow, Research Fellow, Senior Research Fellow or Leading Research Fellow according to your qualifications on the following conditions:


1.    An employment agreement for one year with an option of prolongation;

2.    Accommodation on attractive terms at the University campus;

3.    Travel costs compensation (in economy class) from the place of your living to the Sechenov University’s location;

4.    A monthly salary depending on your position, qualification and working mode;

5.    Support by excellent mentors & professional administration.


The mandatory requirement of your work activities will be publishing papers after conducting scientific research in Q1 – Q3 journals, indexed by Web of Science and/or Scopus.


We look forward to receiving your CV, including a cover letter summarizing your research goals and interests, scans of Bachelor's, Master's and Doctorate Degrees at and


Sechenov University provides equal opportunity for everyone and prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of race, sex, religion, political and other beliefs.