Senior researcher, Anchor Project of World Science Star Project Group


Position name

Senior researcher

Key and functional tasks of the function


Key and functional tasks of the position

·        Management of scientific projects and analysis of research data;

·        Publication of scientific articles in the international peer-reviewed journals with impact factor;

·        Coordination of work on registration and provision of official reports on scientific research to the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan;

·        Conducting field work in the frame of research project, collecting and analyzing research data;

·        Drafting and proceeding of quarterly and annual reports;

·        Perform and provide with additional duties required by position.

·        Preparation and submission of research grants for internal and external financing sources;

·        Organization and participation in conferences and on-line conferences of various levels;


PhD degree or associate professor in the field of biology and biotechnology

Required professional experience 

·        At least 5 years of relevant professional experience at academic institutions;

·        At least 3 scholarly articles published in international peer-reviewed journals

·        At least 5 years of relevant professional experience at scientific-research project;

·        At least to have a h-index – 2:

·        Participation in international program and projects:

Professional competence and personal qualities

Skills and core competences are required:  communicative, Knowledge of relevant research standards, principles and practices, skills to present research proposals, oral and written communication skills; interpersonal skills; ability to work with team;  

Proficiency in languages

Fluency in Kazakh, Russian, English (oral and writing skills) languages.

Computer Literacy

A high level of computer literacy (Microsoft Office), experience of working with research software  including ANOVA, SPSS, Image J.

Deadline for CV

Until position is filled.