Research fellow (Post.Doc) in neurogenetics

A one-year position is available for a highly motivated candidate to join our group at the Neurogenetics Research Laboratory, the Danish Dementia Research Centre, as of November 1st 2020. The position may be extended to 3 years and will concentrate on research within inherited neurodegenerative diseases; in particular frontotemporal dementia linked to chromosome 3 and spinocerebellar ataxia type 2.

The Danish Dementia Research Centre (DDRC), Department of Neurology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, is dedicated to patient care, clinical research and national educational services in the field of dementia. The clinic is a tertial referral centre for patients with familial and rare and young onset disorders. In the Neurogenetics Research Laboratory we focus on fundamental aspects of genetics and neurodegeneration, with particular emphasis on polyQ disorders and the inherited dementias. The core areas of research comprise general mechanisms in neurodegeneration and development of new therapeutic strategies towards these diseases.

Required qualifications:

  • MSc in human biology, pharmacy, medicine, biological science or other equivalent degree and a completed ph.d. degree in a relevant scientific area
  • Fluency in English and excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work self driven towards a united goal
  • Knowledge in stem cell culturing and iPSC generation
Preferred qualifications:

  • Interest in neurodegenerative diseases
  • Experience in neuroscience research
  • In depth knowledge within cell culture and functional cell culture assays
  • 3D cell culturing and organoids
  • Thorough hands on experience with advanced molecular biology techniques
  • Experience in and success with fundraising
More information:

Centermanager Troels Tolstrup Nielsen, tel: 2250-2653 (between 9:00-10:00) email: Troels.Tolstrup.Nielsen@regionh.dk or

Professor, senior consultant Jørgen E. Nielsen, tel: 2173-4555 (between 18:00-19:00) email: Joergen.Erik.Nielsen.01@regionh.dk

Homepage: www.videnscenterfordemens.dk

Application deadline:

Send application and CV via link

September 28st, 2020 before 12.00 p.m.


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