Vacancies

Το Ινστιτούτο Νευρολογίας και Γενετικής Κύπρου είναι ένα δικοινοτικό, μη-κερδοσκοπικό, ερευνητικό, ακαδημαϊκό, ιατρικό κέντρο. Προσφέρει υψηλού επιπέδου ιατρικές και κλινικές εργαστηριακές υπηρεσίες, αναπτύσσει καινοτόμο έρευνα και παρέχει προηγμένη εκπαίδευση στους τομείς της Νευρολογίας και Βϊοιατρικών Επιστημών.

Η φιλοσοφία του ΙΝΓΚ, παράλληλα με το Όραμα και την Αποστολή του, συνοψίζεται από τις πέντε θεμελιώδεις αξίες: Αριστεία, Κοινωνική Προσφορά, Επαγγελματισμός, Καινοτομία και Ομαδικότητα.

The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics (CING), is a bi-communal, non-profit, research, academic, medical centre. It offers high level medical and clinical laboratory services, pursues innovative research and provides advanced education in the areas of Neurology and Biomedical Sciences.

CING’s philosophy, in line with the Vision and Mission statements, is summarized by the five core values, Excellence, Social Service, Professionalism, Innovation and Teamwork.

Το Ινστιτούτο Νευρολογίας και Γενετικής Κύπρου είναι εργοδότης ίσων ευκαιριών.
The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics is an equal opportunities employer.

 

Regulation concerning Staff Recruitment and Selection

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(Ref. code: 310319)

JOB SUMMARY

 
The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics is looking for a full time Senior Scientist/Department Head in its Electron Microscopy & Molecular Pathology Department. 
 
The suitable candidate will head, manage and develop the department to ensure it achieves the highest possible standards of excellence in all its activities. Moreover, he/she will exercise leadership, demonstrate vision and empower others in order to deliver the agreed strategy of the Institute. The above position is combined with a faculty position at the appropriate rank commensurate with experience and track record at the Cyprus School of Molecular Medicine (CSMM), the post-graduate School of the Institute.
 
He/she will be accountable to the Chief Executive Medical Director and will be a member of the Institute’s Scientific Council. 
 
 
WHAT WE ARE SEEKING
 
  • PhD in any Biological Science, Chemistry or closely related field; and
  • A minimum of 6 years of post-qualification experience in the fields of Molecular Pathology and cancer; and 
  • Proven ability to design and carry out original and independent research projects that result in publication; and
  • Supervisory experience; and
  • Command of the Greek and/or Turkish and English languages
 
Experience in cancer genetics, cancer genomics or cancer biology will be considered an advantage. 
 
WHAT WE OFFER
 
  • Highly collaborative culture. Top-notch facilities that permit research at the cutting edge of scientific investigation 
  • Opportunities for advancement as an academic: 

- Research infrastructure and resources are allocated including dedicated and state-of-the-art lab space and high-level research scientists
- Opportunities for dynamic involvement in the activities of CSMM (supervision of MSc/PhD students, teaching and coordinating of the CSMM programs)
- Annual starting gross salary (including 13th salary) is €67.292,72 (Scale A15/A16) plus other benefits. 

 
HOW TO APPLY
 
A cover letter and a detailed curriculum vitae and names of two referees should reach the Institute by Friday 23 August 2019 at the following address: Personnel Office, The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics, PO Box 23462, 1683 Nicosia or by e-mail at: vacancies@cing.ac.cy, stating  the  reference code. Contact person for further information: Ms Anna Michaelidou, tel.: 22392789, e-mail: annam@cing.ac.cy

(Ref. code: 210619)

JOB SUMMARY

 
The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics is looking for a full time Senior Neurologist/Clinic Head in its Clinical Neurosciences Section. 
 
The suitable candidate will head one of the Institute’s Neurology Clinics as a certified medical doctor trained in the diagnosis and treatment of neurological diseases. Additionally, he/she will engage in research and education. The above position is combined with a faculty position at the appropriate rank commensurate with experience and track record at the Cyprus School of Molecular Medicine (CSMM), the post-graduate School of the Institute.
 
He/she will be accountable to the Chief Executive Medical Director and will be a member of the Institute’s Scientific Council. 
 
 
WHAT WE ARE SEEKING
 
  • An MD degree with a sub specialty in Neurology; and 
  • Recognized board certification in Neurology; and
  • License or eligible for license from the Pancyprian Medical Association; and A minimum of 6 years of post-graduate training and experience in an accredited medical centre; and
  • Knowledge of clinical operations and procedures; and
  • Supervisory experience; and
  • Command of the Greek and English languages; and
  • Ability to designing and carrying out original independent research programs; and
  • Demonstrated track record and commitment to research with peer reviewed publications.
Experience in Neuromuscular/Muscle Disorders and Neuropathology will be considered an advantage.
 
 
WHAT WE OFFER
 
  • Highly collaborative culture
  • A CHKS accredited outpatient and inpatient centre with specialized clinics and laboratories functioning as a national referral centre for neurological disorders  
  • Cutting-edge basic and clinical neuroscience research and top-notch facilities at the Institute
  • Opportunities for advancement as an academic:
    • Research infrastructure and resources are allocated including dedicated lab space and research staff
    • Opportunities to participate in the activities of CSMM (supervision of MSc/PhD students and teaching in the CSMM programs)
  • Competitive salary and generous benefits
 
 
HOW TO APPLY
 
A cover letter and a detailed curriculum vitae, 3 representative publications, and names of two referees should reach the Institute by Friday 23 August 2019 at the following address: Personnel Office, The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics, PO Box 23462, 1683 Nicosia or by e-mail at: vacancies@cing.ac.cy, stating  the  reference code. Contact person for further information: Ms Anna Michaelidou, tel.: 22392789, e-mail: annam@cing.ac.cy
The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics is inviting potential candidates for expression of interest for the following fellowships:
 
  • Fellowship programme in Neuromuscular Disorders and Electromyography (ref. code: 210619(a))
  • Fellowship programme in Multiple Sclerosis and Autoimmune Neurology (ref. code: 210619(b))
  • Fellowship programme in Movement Disorders / Neurodegenerative Diseases (ref. code: 210619(c))
 
CLINICAL FELLOWSHIPS’ OBJECTIVES 
 
The objective of the Clinical Fellowship Programme is to provide a well-defined clinical Training Programme in the Neurology Clinics and Clinical Laboratories of the Institute, with recognized expertise in each specific field. Neurologists that are recently qualified can learn from participating in the Institute’s Specialized Clinics, including specific techniques conducted such as Botox injection, as well as training in related techniques such as Electromyography and Neurophysiology. Clinical training will be combined with opportunities for research projects either clinical or laboratory based, depending on the candidate’s skills and interests. The clinical fellowship trainings are for an initial period of 12 months. The number of fellowships will be decided depending on the expression of interest received.
 
 
ELIGIBILITY
 
  • Completed Neurology Training in an Accredited Residency Program; and
  • Licence or eligible for licence from the Pancyprian Medical Association; and
  • Command of the English and Greek languages; and
  • Demonstrated academic potential
 
HOW TO EXPRESS INTEREST
  • A cover letter explaining why and how the clinical fellowship in the particular field is relevant.   
    Applicants are encouraged to clearly explain their objectives in the context of their usual practice, specifying the gains that are expected from the fellowship.
  • A detailed curriculum vitae 
  • Names of two referees 
Submissions to the following email address: vacancies@cing.ac.cy, stating the reference code.  
 
Contact persons for further information: Dr Eleni Papanicolaou (ezamba@cing.ac.cy), or Dr Kleopa Kleopas (kleopa@cing.ac.cy), or Dr Savvas Papacostas (savvas@cing.ac.cy), or Mrs Anna Michaelidou (annam@cing.ac.cy)  
(Ref. code: 180719)
JOB SUMMARY
 
The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics is looking for a Post-doctoral fellow for its Neuroscience Laboratory. 
 
The successful candidate will work on a research project funded by the RPF focused on gene therapy for demyelinating neuropathies.  
 
The position is for a period of 24 months. 
 
 
WHAT WE ARE SEEKING
 
A Ph.D degree in any Biological Science or closely related field
 
Experience in cloning, tissue culture, animal handling and/or behavioural tests will be considered an advantage.
 
 
HOW TO APPLY
 
A cover letter, a detailed curriculum vitae and names of two referees should reach the Institute by Friday 23 August 2019 at the following address: Personnel Office, The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics, PO Box 23462, 1683 Nicosia or by e-mail at: vacancies@cing.ac.cy, stating  the  reference code. Contact person for further information: Ms Anna Michaelidou, tel.: 22392789.
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