19/04/2021

Expression of interest concerning prequalification for Marie Sklodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellowships

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    University of Southern Denmark
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Medical sciences
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    16/05/2021 12:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Denmark › Odense
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Part-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    37
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    21/26690

OFFER DESCRIPTION

The Department of Molecular Medicine (IMM), Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southern Denmark invites expressions of interest for a prequalification round for the forthcoming submission to the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellowships (MSCA PF).

We offer a uniquely ambitious research and training environment for these particular fellowships, and, for the successful candidates, we will match you with a high-profile researcher from the Department of Molecular Medicine and together you will apply for a MSCA PF. Successful applicants will be able to start their fellowship as from April 2022.

The Research Support Office at the Faculty of Health Sciences will assist hosts and candidates with all aspects of the application process and the University of Southern Denmark moreover offers a 3-day Master Class focussed on developing strong and highly qualified proposals.

Research profile and tasks

The successful candidate holds a PhD-degree in biomedical or pharmaceutical sciences and must have demonstrated significant research through publications that allow competition for a MSCA PF. Eligible applicants may not have resided in Denmark more than 12 months in the past 3 years prior to September 15, 2021. Applicants with research interests that complement the on-going researchwithin one of the three research units below will be preferred.

The Department of Molecular Medicine is composed of three research units: Cardiovascular and Renal Research, Cancer and Inflammation Research , Neurobiology Research In addition to this we house the Biomedical Laboratory.

Within the framework of these three units, the department disseminates knowledge about the function of the human body and disease mechanisms and thus contributes to the improvement of human health. The research is carried out at a high international level with a translational perspective and focuses on conditions of the brain, immune system, circulatory system, kidney and cancer. Special strengths include the development of biological drugs, especially antibody-based drugs, precision medicine in cancer and inflammatory diseases and mechanisms that lead to neurodegenerative diseases as well as to kidney diseases and high blood pressure.

You can read more about the research activities in the research report here. 

International Staff Office

SDU has a strong International Staff Office that helps the candidates with all practical aspects of moving to Denmark. Moreover, it should be emphasized that Denmark has favourable taxation (25%) of the Salaries of Researchers recruited abroad. For further information see

http://www.skat.dk/SKAT.aspx?oID=107094&chk=200343

Further information

Further information can be obtained from Head of Cardiovascular and Renal Research, Prof. Boye Jensen, +45 30 31 68 51, E-mail: BLJensen@health.sdu.dk;

Head of Cancer Research, prof. Henrik Ditzel, +45 60 11 37 81, E-mail: hditzel@health.sdu.dk;

Head of Inflammation Research, Ass. Prof. Jonas Graversen, +45 21 73 33 11, E-mail:  jgraversen@health.sdu.dk;

Head of Neurobiology Research, prof. Trevor Owens, +45 60 11 39 51, E-mail: towens@health.sdu.dk;

or Prof. Uffe Holmskov, Head of Department of Molecular Medicine, +45 60 11 37 75, E-mail: uholmskov@health.sdu.dk.

Applications must be sent online via the full job description

https://www.sdu.dk/en/service/ledige_stillinger/1149316

Application deadline: 16 May 2021

More Information

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
University of Southern Denmark
Denmark
Odense

EURAXESS offer ID: 630730

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