[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

[ccp4bb] PhD fellowship at the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen

PhD fellowship at the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen


We are offering a three-year PhD fellowship within a project based upon positive allosteric modulation of kainate receptors (KARs). The employment as PhD fellow is full time and for 3 years. The PhD fellowship is financed by the Independent Research Fund Denmark – Health Sciences and headed by Professor Jette Sandholm Kastrup. The fellowship is available from 1 October 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter. The PhD project is performed in collaboration with University of Liege, Belgium and University of Bordeaux, France.


The PhD fellow will manage and carry out the research project, participate in the education and guidance of undergraduate and graduate students, and write scientific publications.


Required qualifications:

·      Qualifications corresponding to a master’s degree in pharmacy, pharmaceutical sciences or relevant area prior to the starting date

·      A solid background in pharmacology

·      A demonstrated ability to learn new methods and research areas

·      Acceptance with harvesting brain tissue from mice

·      An ability to work both independently and in teams

·      Fluency in English and excellent communication skills


Preferred qualifications:

·      Knowledge of ionotropic glutamate receptors

·      Cell culturing

·      Two-electrode voltage clamp or patch-clamp electrophysiology

·      Radiolabel binding assays

·      Microtitre plate-based fluorescence assays

·      _expression_ of proteins in E. coli and purification

·      Protein crystallography

·      Analysis of molecular structures and interactions


The deadline for applications is 31 July 2020, 23.59pm CET


For a full description of the PhD fellowship and to APPLY, please visit the link:


Professor Jette Sandholm Kastrup
Deputy Head of Department with focus on Research
Department of Drug Design and Pharmacology
Building 30, 3. floor, room 313
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences
University of Copenhagen
Jagtvej 162
DK-2100 Copenhagen
Phone: +45 3533 6486

To unsubscribe from the CCP4BB list, click the following link: