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The “Institut Curie” is a major player in the research and fight against cancer. It consists of a hospital and a Research Center of more than 1000 employees with a strong international representativeness.
The objective of the Curie Institute Research Center is to develop basic research and to use the knowledge produced to improve the diagnosis, prognosis, and therapeutics of cancers as part of the continuum between basic research and innovation serving the patient.


DEpiC group -Dynamics of Epigenetic plasticity in Cancer -  headed by Céline Vallot
UMR3244/Translational Department



The DEpiC group -Dynamics of Epigenetic plasticity in Cancer -  headed by Céline Vallot is seeking a motivated Engineer with advanced experience in mouse work and molecular biology. The lab is interest in the early steps of tumor evolution processes in the mammary gland, working on mouse models in vivo and with organoids. She/He will be in charge of the mouse strains of the lab and will perform related experiments (staining, FACS, single-cell RNAseq and ChIPseq) in collaborations with PhD and postdoc in the lab. She/He will also contribute to the development of new experimental approaches for single-cell profiling.


Candidate Profile

  • Training and experience required
    • Bachelor or master in molecular biology/cellular biology.
    • 2 years of lab experience would be an asset dans un laboratoire de recherche serait apprécié
    • Training in animal experimentation mandatory


  • Skills required
    • Handling of mouse strains, genotyping of mouse samples.
    • Dissection, FACS and staining of tissue sections.
    • Molecular biology: qPCR, DNA and RNA extraction, PCR, gels, expertise in single cell experiment and/or epigenetics would be an asset.
    • Ability to work independently, managerial abilities, Aptitude for working in a team
    • Ability to communicate
    • Language skills (English)


All our opportunities are open to people with disabilities

Contract information

  • Type of contract: Fixed-term contract
  • Starting date:  January 2022
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Working time: full time
  • Remuneration: according to the current grids
  • Benefits: Collective catering, reimbursement of transportation fees up to 70%, supplementary health insurance
  • Location of the position: Paris
  • Reference: 2021-11-IEIRVAL



Please send your CV, letter of motivation and 2 references, to


Publication date: November 16th 2021

Deadline for application: December 1st 2021

Exemple : +33112365489.
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