Students from all over the world are invited to apply for the International Postdoctoral Position in Denmark. The University of Copenhagen funds this studentship for the academic session 2021/2022.
This educational award is designed for outstanding students who want to pursue a postdoctoral degree in Protein chemistry at Finsen Laboratory/BRIC.
Established in 1479, the University of Copenhagen is the second oldest institution in Denmark for higher education. It offers a study programme for more than 200 scholars in various fields, including health sciences, humanities, law, life sciences, etc.
Why study at the University of Copenhagen? The university has a healthy atmosphere for studying and living and employs strict conduct standards for its students. Students will have several ways to learn here, from classes taught on campus to part-time online studies.
Application Deadline: January 19, 2021
- University: University of Copenhagen
- Department: Not Known
- Course Level: Postdoctoral degree
- Awards: 34,600 DKK
- Access Mode: Online
- Number of Awards: Not Known
- Nationality: International
- The award can be taken in Denmark
- Eligible Countries: All nationalities
- Acceptable Course or Subjects: Postdoctoral program in Protein chemistry at Finsen Laboratory/BRIC
- Admissible Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following criteria:
- You have a PhD in Life Science
- You are highly experienced in working with structure-function relationships in purified proteins, preferably using various biophysical methods such as SPR, MST, SAXS, and nano-DSF.
- You have an active interest in pursuing underlying mechanisms in disease-related proteins involved in intravascular lipolysis
- Proven ability to envision, plan and execute a research project
- Proficient communication skills and ability to work in teams to foster synergy in creativity
- Excellent English skills are written and spoken
- Experience in conducting in vivo studies in mice is an advantage but not prerequisite.
How to Apply
- How to Apply: All interested candidates must take admission in a postdoctoral degree at the University of Copenhagen. After being enrolled, applicants can complete the online application form for this award.
- Supporting Documents: The applicants must submit all the following documents:
- Curriculum vitae
- Cover letter
- Diplomas (Master and PhD degree or equivalent)
- Complete publication list
- Separate reprints of up to 3 particularly relevant papers
- Admission Requirements: Candidates must comply with the formal requirements of the PhD program.
- Language Requirement: Documentation of English level can, for instance, be documented by an excellent IELTS or TOEFL test.
The University of Copenhagen will provide a monthly salary starts at 34,600 DKK/ approx. 4,650 Euro (April 2020-level). Depending on qualifications, a supplement may be negotiated. The employer will pay an additional 17.1 % to your pension fund.