The Aarhus University is looking for an interested candidate for the position of Post Doctoral Fellow to work in project titled “Circular RNA-mediated post-transcriptional regulation in neuronal disease”.
- Applicants must have a PhD degree (in molecular biology or equivalent) or have submitted their PhD thesis for assessment before the application deadline.
- Highly motivated scientist who has a strong background in molecular biology or Cell Biology and candidates with previous experience in RNA-sequencing/Bioinformatics will be preferred.
- The successful candidate is expected to have strong skills in English.
|Location||Department of molecular biology and Genetics, C.F. Møllers Allé 3, DK-8000 Aarhus C, Aarhus University, Denmark.|
- The purpose of the post doc is to study the functional role of recently discovered circular RNAs in neuronal development and disease using diverse molecular biological approaches.
The application must be in English and include a curriculum vitae, degree certificate, a complete list of publications, a statement of future research plans and information about research activities, teaching portfolio and verified information on previous teaching experience (if any).
Deadline: 15 February, 2016
Aarhus University is a prestigious public university located in Aarhus, Denmark. Founded in 1928, it is Denmark’s second oldest university. Aarhus University is home to 15 Centres of Excellence supported by the Danish National Research Foundation and a considerable number of major research centres. In recent years, Aarhus University has been moving up in international university rankings. The 2015 Shanghai Ranking ranks Aarhus University as the 73th best university in the world and the Leiden Ranking considers the university as the 77th best among the largest universities in the world. Aarhus University has been evaluated as “excellent” in the field of Biology, Physics, Mathematics and Political Science.