PhD Position with scholarship – Inflammatory bowel disease and Epidemiological study

    PhD Position with scholarship - Inflammatory bowel disease and Epidemiological study

    Epidemiological study – PhD project that deals with the incidence of mental illness among patients with inflammatory bowel disease and coincident genetic factors, at Center for Molecular Prediction of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (PREDICT), Aalborg University, Denmark


    Deadline to Apply

    June 03, 2021 (23: 59 GMT +1)


    Overview

    PositionPhD Position
    No. of Position(s)1
    Research Area– Epidemiological study
    – Inflammatory bowel disease
    ScholarshipAccording to standard norms
    WorkplaceCenter for Molecular Prediction of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (PREDICT)
    Aalborg University
    Denmark
    Contract Period3 Years
    Starting dateJune 1, 2021

    Qualifications

    We are looking for a doctor with an interest in inflammatory bowel disease and the interaction with other organ systems and with an interest in epidemiological research at a high international level. has completed relevant master’s education

    Preference

    • has experience with and knowledge of inflammatory bowel disease as well as the ability to find your way around epidemiological literature
    • knows statistical concepts and has the desire and ability to familiarize you with statistical programming
    • can work independently
    • is critical thinking
    • communicates fluently (in writing and orally) in both Danish and English.

    Responsibilities

    The Center for Molecular Prediction of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (PREDICT) is an innovative and dynamic research environment that is internationally recognized for high-quality epidemiological research in the field.

    We want to investigate the extent to which mental illness occurs in patients with inflammatory bowel disease, including the temporal relationship, the possible common inheritance of inflammatory bowel disease and mental illness, and the genetic overlap in the occurrence of concomitant inflammatory bowel disease and mental illness.

    How to Apply?

    The total application incl. attachments can only be sent electronically by selecting the “Apply online” function above

    Documents Required

    The application must contain:

    • Cover letter which clearly indicates your motivation for applying for the position and what scientific perspectives you see in the project.
    • CV
    • Diplomas and transcripts for your bachelor’s and master’s degree.
    • Other relevant information e.g. publication list, recommendations, etc.
    • Full contact information (name, address, telephone, e-mail) of reference persons.

    Note

    The employment and remuneration takes place in accordance with the currently applicable Circular of 28 June 2019 on the Agreement for Academics in the State, Appendix 5 and the Circular of 11 December 2019 on Job structure for academic staff at universities.

    Inquiries

    Professor Tine Jess
    E-mail jess@dcm.aau.dk

    Ruth Klitte, Faculty of Health Sciences
    E-mail: rk@adm.aau.dk
    Tel. 9940 7993.

    Official advertisement

    PHD SCHOLARSHIP – THE CO-OCCURRENCE OF INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE AND PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS (23-21036)

    Post expires at 8:59am on Friday June 4th, 2021 (GMT+9)