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)
|No. of Position(s)||1|
|Research Area||– Epidemiological study|
– Inflammatory bowel disease
|Scholarship||According to standard norms|
|Workplace||Center for Molecular Prediction of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (PREDICT)|
|Contract Period||3 Years|
|Starting date||June 1, 2021|
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
- 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.
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
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.
- 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.
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.
Professor Tine Jess
Ruth Klitte, Faculty of Health Sciences
Tel. 9940 7993.
Post expires at 8:59am on Friday June 4th, 2021 (GMT+9)