A postdoctoral position is available at the University of Copenhagen to study the role of the ZGRF1 helicase in DNA repair and genome integrity maintenance.
This postdoctoral position in Biology is available for the academic session 2021-2022.
|Scholarship Sponsor||University of Copenhagen|
|Scholarships level||PhD Position|
|Fellowship Period||Two years|
|Opening date||February 24, 2021|
|Closing date||March 30, 2021|
We study the role of the ZGRF1 helicase in DNA repair, including its regulation by protein post-translational modifications (PTMs), cellular localization, protein-protein interactions and unique DNA structures recognized by the helicase.
The postdoc’s duties will include research to uncover the functional consequences of patient mutations in ZGRF1 and identification of small molecule inhibitors of ZGRF1, as well as an opportunity to participate in teaching activities.
Further information on the Department is linked at https://www1.bio.ku.dk/english/. Inquiries about the position can be made to Professor Michael Lisby, [email protected]
The position is open from May 15 2021, or as soon as possible after that. The work is tentatively for two years with a possibility for extension.
The deadline for applications is March 30, 2021
The University wishes our staff to reflect society’s diversity and thus welcomes applications from all qualified candidates regardless of personal background.
Terms of employment
The Memorandum covers the position on Job Structure for Academic Staff.
Terms of appointment and payment accord to the Ministry of Finance and The Danish Confederation of Professional Associations on Academics in the State
The starting salary is currently up to DKK 437,435, including an annual supplement (+ pension up to DKK 74.801). Negotiation for a salary supplement is possible.
The application, in English, must be submitted electronically by clicking APPLY NOW below.
- Curriculum vitae
- Diplomas (Master and PhD degree or equivalent)
- Research plan – description of current and future research interests
- Complete publication list
- Separate reprints of relevant papers
After the expiry of the deadline for applications, the authorized recruitment manager selects applicants for assessment on the Interview Committee’s advice.