Research assistant in Biochemistry & Plant-based products - Laayoune

Production / Qualité / Sécurité / Maintenance - Secteur Enseignement / Formation

  • De 3 à 5 ans
  • 1 poste(s) sur Laâyoune et région - Maroc
  • Bac +5 et plus Minimum

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Publiée il y a 39 jours sur - Postulez avant le 08/06/2024

Entreprise :

Mohammed VI Polytechnic University is an institution dedicated to research and innovation in Africa and aims to position itself among world-renowned universities in its fields The University is engaged in economic and human development and puts research and innovation at the forefront of African development. A mechanism that enables it to consolidate Morocco’s frontline position in these fields, in a unique partnership-based approach and boosting skills training relevant for the future of Africa. Located in the municipality of Benguerir, in the very heart of the Green City, Mohammed VI Polytechnic University aspires to leave its mark nationally, continentally, and globally.

Poste :


Mohammed VI Polytechnic University

African Sustainable Agriculture Research Institute (ASARI-UM6P LAAYOUNE))

Position Announcement

Job Title: Research assistant in Biochemistry & Plant-based products

Duration Contrat: 12 Months Contract

Job description:

African Sustainable Agriculture Research Institute (ASARI) at Mohammed VI Polytechnic University (UM6P) is seeking applications for one year contract as a Research assistant in the field of Biochemistry & Plant-based products. The candidate should hold an engineering degree or a master’s degree (Bac +5) with a professional experience in Biochemistry & Plant-based products. The successful candidate will be responsible for executing scientific research in the laboratory and organize/carry out field work.

Key duties:

Successful candidate is expected to:

  • Have a good experience in lab and field work.
  • Assist in the organization and implementation of research activities, ensuring adherence to timelines and project objectives.
  • Collect, support, and process samples for routine laboratory tests.
  • Perform experiments, assays, and protocols with attention to detail.
  • Have a strong experience in research in the fields of Biochemistry and Natural Product Chemistry/Plant-based Products.
  • Have experience in statistical analysis and academic writing (Data analysis and interpretation).
  • Contribute to general laboratory management and logistics, including equipment maintenance and procurement of supplies.
  • Have strong French and English communication skills. Both verbal and written are required.

About ASARI (UM6P Laâyoune):

The African Sustainable Agriculture Research Institute (ASARI) is a component of the Mohammed VI Polytechnic University (UM6P) in Laayoune City, south of Morocco. It constitutes a structure of applied research with a vision of solving real Local, Regional, and African agriculture challenges leveraging up-to-date science and technology. To implement its vision, ASARI puts a lot of emphasis on interdisciplinary research in sectors of strategic interest for the southern regions of Morocco and for the African continent such as:

  • Plant & animal biotechnology (biosaline agriculture, animal production & nutrition, valorization of native aromatic & medicinal plants and algae, etc.)
  • Sustainable technologies in water, environment, and energy sectors.

Profil recherché :

Criteria of the candidate:

  • Applicants must have an Engineering or Master’s degree (or equivalent) in Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Natural product chemistry, or Cell Biology from a well-recognized University.
  • Experience in the pharmaceutical industry will be preferred.
  • Strong laboratory skills are required, ideally with expertise in phytochemistry, pharmacognosy, and cell pharmacology.
  • Ability to conduct field work.
  • Ability to quickly learn new practical and theoretical concepts.
  • A positive work attitude and ability to work both in a team and independently are essential.

Adresse de notre siège :

Lot 660, Hay Moulay Rachid, Ben Guerir 43150

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