POSTDOC: Molecular Modeling and Novel Strategies for Computational Protein Design

We are seeking a highly motivated scientist for postdoctoral position in protein engineering for bioinformatics team at Loschmidt Laboratories, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic.




Job Description:

  • Computer modelling of biomolecules and their interactions with small ligands
  • Development of computational workflows for protein design and analysis
  • Interactions with team members at the interface of theory and experiment
  • Work in an inspiring and highly collaborative environment
  • Opportunities for experience in private sector -  Biovendor (large biotech) and Enantis (spin-off)
  • Opportunities for personal growth, competitive salary and benefits package 

Candidate Profile:

  • Ph.D. or equivalent received no longer than 7 years ago
  • Strong publishing record
  • Experience in molecular modelling or bioinformatics
  • Proficiency with Linux, scripting or programming skills advantage
  • Experience in the of field of protein engineering advantage
  • Excellent communication skills in English and the ability to collaborate in teams


  • Curriculum Vitae, motivation letter, two letters of recommendation
  • Copy of PhD diploma or official letter certifying submission of a doctoral thesis
  • Send your application to Sarka Nevolova at



Selected Papers:

  • Nat. Commun. 12: 3616, 2021
  • Brief. Bioinf. bbaa 337: 1-11, 2020
  • Chem 7: 1066-1079, 2021 
  • ACS Catalysis 10: 1210, 2019
  • Nucl. Acid Res. 48: W104–W109, 2020 
  • ACS Catalysis 8: 9420, 2018
  • Nucl. Acid Res. 49: D319-D324, 2020 
  • J. Am. Chem. Soc. 140: 17999, 2018