Grantholder position in IHCP - Validation of alternative test methods for assessing the genotoxic and carcinogenic potential of substances - Deadline: 07 October 2012
IHCP - European Union Reference Laboratory for Alternatives to Animal Testing (EURL-ECVAM)
The Joint Research Centre, Institute for Health and Consumer Protection (IHCP) is looking for a Grantholder, Category 30, to work in the field of 'Validation of alternative test methods for assessing the genotoxic and carcinogenic potential of substances':
- Code: 2012-IPR-I-30-000-00623 - CAT 30 - ISPRA
A short explanation of the action and profile can be found here.
The European Union Reference Laboratory for Alternatives to Animal Testing (EURL-ECVAM) is dealing with the assessment of test methods which could Replace, Reduce or Refine the use of animals for toxicity testing and supports their regulatory acceptance both at European and international level. The selected candidate will be involved in the assessment of test methods submitted to ECVAM and will participate in the planning, design and management of new and ongoing valiation studies.
Submit applications online via this link: http://recruitment.jrc.ec.europa.eu/call-for-grantholders.php?inst=IHCP&pid=1296
Important notice: A short manual is available for consultation, which should provide the necessary guidance in filling out the online application form.
Photo: Validation studies on cytotoxicity/cell function-based in vitro assays. Copyright EU 2011.