One postdoctoral position is available in the group of Dimitrios Stamou in the Bionanotechnology and Nanomedicine Laboratory, Department of Chemistry, Nano-Science Center, University of Copenhagen.
The position will be filled on 1 November 2015 or soon thereafter.
The Postdoctoral candidate should hold a PhD degree in cell biophysics or related fields. Extensive experience with fluorescence microscopy, computational image analysis and statistical data analysis is necessary, experience with cell mechanics or Ras signalling is a significant advantage. The candidate should have a strong publication record, be able to work independently within an international, cross-disciplinary group and supervise a team of two students. Excellent written and spoken English is mandatory.
Investigate the influence of membrane mechanics and membrane curvature on the localization of Ras superfamily proteins mainly using fluorescence microscopy.
Please send your application by clicking on “SØG STILLINGEN” to fill in the application form.
The application must include:
1. Motivation/Cover letter (max 1 page)
2. Curriculum vitae including List of publications
3. Copies of diploma/degree certificates
4. 2-3 recommendation letters highlighting any skills or experience particularly relevant for the project.
Applications will be assessed upon receipt and positions will be filled as soon a suitable candidate is found. Deadline for applications is 31 October 2015.
Applications will be handled and processed by the main supervisor and an assessment committee. The University of Copenhagen wishes to reflect the diversity of society and welcomes applications from all qualified candidates regardless of personal background.
Place and Terms of Employment
The employment is in the group of Prof. Dimitrios Stamou, Department of Chemistry and the Nano-Science Center, University of Copenhagen. More information on the group can be found at http://nano.ku.dk/english/research/Nanobio/stamou_group/.
The postdoctoral position is for 1 year, but can possibly be extended for several years. Salary, supplement, pension and terms of employment follow the agreement between the Ministry of Finance and The Academics Central Organization. Currently, the monthly postdoc salary begins at 385.140 DKK yearly plus pension (taxable). Supplements can be added according to qualifications. Information about working conditions and taxes is available at www.workingconditions.ku.dk and www.ism.ku.dk
Non-Danish and Danish applicants may be eligible for tax reduction, if they have not lived in Denmark the last 10 years. Salary is paid according to the agreement between the Ministry of Finance and the Danish Federation of Professional Associations (AC).
For more information about the position please contact:
Professor Dimitrios Stamou
Department of Chemistry
University of Copenhagen