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French Parasitology Alliance For Health Care



Manager of the Anopheles Production and Infection Center (CEPIA) on a permanent contract

The Center for Anopheles Production and Infection (CEPIA) is a technical platform whose missions are to:
1) produce in mass two species of Anopheles, An. coluzzii N'gousso and An. stephensi;
2) infect these mosquitoes with plasmodial species such as P. falciparum (human pathogen), P. berghei or P. yoelii (rodent pathogen).

Your main activities:
Manage CEPIA staff and activities
Pilot service activities within the framework of CEPIA's missions.
To ensure the proper functioning of the different activitoes of CEPIA (preparation of laboratory, Anopheles breeding, production and P. falciparum infection)
To ensure that work processes and safety rules are respected.
Implement a quality approach and guarantee the quality of results
Interact with users for the design, management and implementation of new projects.
Interact with the other "insect animal houses" on campus in the context of the new "Vector Borne Diseases" building project
Technological and bibliographic monitoring
Develop new technologies/projects to expand the platform's offer.
Contribute to the transversal activities of the Institut Pasteur's Animal Research and Resource Center

Research center:
Centre de Production et d'Infection des Anophèles (CEPIA), Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Skills :

With a Phd in science and more particularly in microbiology and infection, you have at least 10 years of professional experience.
Technical skills and expertise:
Biology of human, rodent, simian plasmodial species.
Culture of asexual blood stages and gametocytes of P. falciparum and mosquito infection
Knowledge in animal experimentation
Mastery of computer tools
Ability to write reports and articles
English (C1 - Mastery)

+ Personal skills: Management Leadership Interpersonal skills Autonomy and adaptability Critical and constructive thinking Organizational skills Dynamism and efficiency Rigorous and reliable Confidentiality Pedagogy skills

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