Academic Positions

A 1-year position as Postdoctoral Fellow is available in Ebbe Bødtkjers laboratory at the Department of Biomedicine 1017327

The position is available from 1 Febuary 2019 or soon thereafter and focuses on development and evaluation of novel pharmacological tools for inhibition of acid-base transporters in cancer tissue. We aim at developing drugs that target acidic waste product elimination in solid cancer tissue in order to disrupt cancer cell metabolism and interfere with cancer progression.

The applicant will use fluorescence microscopy for intracellular pH recordings in human and murine breast cancer cells, induce and evaluate breast cancer development in mice, assess tissue metabolism based on microdialysis sampling, and perform various antibody-based biochemical methods.

Desired qualifications include
a) experience handling animals and performing animal experiments,
b) working under sterile conditions in cell laboratories,
c) producing, purifying and performing quality control of monoclonal antibodies.

Please be aware that shortlisting may be used for this position.

Questions regarding the position should be addressed to Associate Professor Ebbe Bødtkjer eb@biomed.au.dk.

Required qualifications

Appointment as a postdoc requires academic qualifications at PhD level.

Formalities and references

  • Further information on the appointment procedure can be found in the Ministerial Order on the Appointment of Academic Staff at Universities.
  • The appointment is in accordance with the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations (Akademikerne).
  • Remuneration is in accordance with the above, and the Salary agreement catalogue for staff at Health.
  • Further information on qualification requirements and job description can be found in the Memorandum on Job Structure for Academic Staff at Danish Universities (in Danish).
  • Application

    Applications must be accompanied by a CV, diploma, a list of publications as well as a teaching portfolio. Template for applicant - postdoc must be completed and uploaded under Other information to consider. A maximum of five of the publications of greatest relevance to the job must be submitted.

    Further information on the application and supplementary materials may be found in the facultys Guidelines for applicants for academic positions and Aarhus Universitys Guidelines on the use of teaching portfolios.

    The assessment committee may decide to include non-submitted material in its assessment. In such cases, the applicant will be informed and obliged to submit material, unless the application is withdrawn.

    Applications submitted through channels other than the online application form below or applications which are not received by the application deadline will not be considered.

    All interested candidates are encouraged to apply, regardless of their personal background.

    Please apply here

    Deadline

    All applications must be made online and received by:

    13.12.2018
    Please apply online here

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