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Postdoctoral position at TBI in Enzyme Discovery & Engineering

Toulouse Biotechnology Institute

Postdoctoral position at TBI in Enzyme Discovery & Engineering

The Toulouse Biotechnology Institute (TBI: is an interdisciplinary research laboratory of 320 people. TBI is accredited by both the CNRS and INRAE and develops its research activity at the interface between life sciences and process sciences, covering enzyme discovery and engineering, systems and synthetic biology, fermentation, (bio)chemical engineering, and environmental assessment.

You will work in the Biocatalysis team headed by Prof Magali-Remaud Simeon in close interaction with a pharmaceutical company and Toulouse White Biotechnology (TWB: to develop enzymatic routes towards bioactive compounds. The position is a full-time, fixed-term position for 12 months, preferably starting in October 2020.

Job description:

  • Sequence-based search for enzymes
  • Cloning, expression, purification and characterization of several enzymes
  • Determination of kinetic parameters
  • Development of screening assays
  • Improvement of the lead enzymes through protein engineering


Applicants should hold a PhD in Enzymology, Protein Biochemistry, Enzyme engineering or related fields and competences

  • in enzyme catalysis
  • in data mining
  • in gene cloning, recombinant enzyme production and purification
  • in construction and screening of enzyme libraries
  • in analytical methods (LC, GC, MS, etc.)

Enthusiasm for working in an interdisciplinary team

Strong organization, social and communication skills


Applicants are encouraged to send their curriculum vitae and a brief cover letter describing their previous experience and interest in the position at the following address: ;;

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