The Chemical Neuroscience Group at the Department of Drug Design and Pharmacology, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen is offering a PhD fellowship commencing in 1 September 2013. Three-years fellowship is available for applicants who hold or expect to hold a master´s degree in a field relevant to the following project: Rational design and synthesis of ligand for excitatory amino acid transporters (EAATs). The application deadline is 12 July 2013. Only online applications will be accepted.
Study Subject (s): This fellowship is provided in the field of Medicinal Chemistry / Organic Chemistry at University of Copenhagen.
Course Level: This fellowship is available for pursuing PhD degree level at University of Copenhagen.
Scholarship Provider: The Chemical NeuroScience Group at the Department of Drug Design and Pharmacology, University of Copenhagen
Scholarship can be taken at: Denmark
Eligibility: The applicant must have
-Obtained a Master´s degree in chemistry or chemical engineering or other relevant subject area
-Fluency in English and excellent communication skills
The qualified candidate has
-A strong background in synthetic organic chemistry at both theoretical and practical levels
-A creative mind and strong driving force achieve novel scientific goals, independently as well as through -insight and interest in aspects of medicinal chemistry/drug design
-A desire to contribute to the development of novel psychiatric therapeutics for today´s unmet medical needs
Scholarship Open for International Students: The students of Denmark can apply for this fellowship.
Number of award (s): One fellowship is offered.
Duration of award (s): Fellowship is offered for three-years.
What does it cover? Salary and other terms of employment are stated in the Protocol on PhD Research Fellows signed by the Danish Ministry of Finance and AC (the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations).
Selection criteria: Not Known
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: Applicants are requested to submit their application electronically below including:
-A letter stating the interest and qualifications for the project (max. one page)
-Master´s degree diploma (including grade transcripts for bachelor´s and master´s degrees)
-Possible publication list
-Possible references and recommendations
-Applicants with a Master´s degree from abroad should also enclose a short description of the grading scale used.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 12 July 2013. Please note that only online applications will be accepted.