Postdoc position in Biochemistry and structural biology of cholesterol transport proteins for the discovery of new small molecule inhibitors, at the Department of Chemistry at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU)
Deadline to Apply
July 02, 2021 (23: 59 GMT +1)
|No. of Position(s)||1|
|Research Area||– Biochemistry |
– Structural biology
|Salary||According to standard norms|
|Workplace||Department of Chemistry|
Technical University of Denmark (DTU)
|Contract Period||2 Years|
|Starting date||Sep 01, 2021|
Candidates should have a PhD in biochemistry or related discipline together with a knowledge of biochemistry and biophysical methods such as dynamic scanning fluorimetry, fluorescence polarization and FRET. The candidate should be highly motivated, able to work independently and should be confident in both written and spoken English. The applicant should strive towards scientific excellence, be ambitious and hard working.
Thorough knowledge of protein expression and purification will be necessary and it will be advantageous to have general knowledge of bacteriological methods, cloning, protein engineering and x-ray crystallography
Responsibilities/ Job Description
The successful applicant for this position will become a vital element of the research programme of the laboratory. Their work should lead to the establishment of a biophysical and biochemical assay platform needed for identifying and validating inhibitors of cholesterol transport proteins. The project will be carried out in close collaboration with the group of Professor J. Preben Morth, based at the department for Biotechnology and Biomedicine at DTU.
How to Apply?
To apply, please open the link “Apply online”, fill out the online application form, and attach all your materials in English in one PDF file
- Application (cover letter)
- CV (including a list of publications and contact details for 2-3 references)
- Academic Diplomas (MSc/PhD)
- List of publications
- The appointment will be based on the collective agreement with the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations. The allowance will be agreed upon with the relevant union.
- If you are applying from abroad, you may find useful information on working in Denmark and at DTU at DTU – Moving to Denmark.
Phone: 0045 45252495
Postdoc in Biochemistry and structural biology of cholesterol transport proteins for the discovery of new small molecule inhibitors
Post expires at 8:59am on Saturday July 3rd, 2021 (GMT+9)