The Barcelona Institute for Global Health, ISGlobal, is the fruit of an innovative alliance between academic, government, and philanthropic institutions to contribute to the efforts undertaken by the international community to address the challenges in global health.


Barcelona-Campus Can Ruti

What we are looking for

ISGlobal is looking for a highly motivated technical researcher to help in different tasks related to the AGAUR-LLAVOR project: Vesícules extracel.lulars com a eina per a la identificació de nous biomarcadors de la malaltia de Chagas

Main duties and tasks

  • Check quality and integrity of RNA isolated from samples of P. vivax infected-patients.
  • Validation by real-time RT-PCR of human and parasite transcripts up or down regulated during vivax infection.
  • Cloning and sequencing of parasite genes.

Secondary tasks

Create a database with all the samples processed and sequenced

Training and experience

Experience in work with P. vivax RNA samples and RT-PCR


Bioinformatics knowledge to analyse sequences


4 month-Partial time


Good level of English

How to apply

Applicants must send a CV and a cover letter and passport copy by email to job@isglobal.org, with the subject heading TECHNICIAN_AGAUR LLAVOR. The closing date for the receipt of applications is 30/08/2019.
Applications will be accepted until 17.00 CET of the closing date.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

In ISGlobal we are committed to maintaining and developing a work environment in which the values and principles of our organization are respected and equal opportunities between women and men be promoted in each of the areas in which we operate, not tolerating discrimination based on criteria such as age, sex, marital status, race, ethnicity, disabilities, political leanings, religion or sexual orientation.