Job ID: 12569
Post-doctoral position in Lund/Sweden
Position: Post-doctoral Position
Deadline: 23 May 2021
Employment Start Date: 1 September 2021
Contract Length: 2 years
Institution: Lund University
Department: Department of Experimental Medical Science
The purpose of this postdoctoral scholarship is to study the genetic regulation of Parkinson-like degeneration of dopaminergic neurons at the Translational Neurogenetics Unit under the supervision of Senior Lecturer Maria Swanberg. The studies are based on the Engrailed-1 hemizygous mouse model and range from in vivo-work to molecular biology techniques and bioinformatics.
As postdoc in the Translational Neurogenetics Unit, you will be part of MultiPark (Multidisciplinary research focused on Parkinson´s disease), a translational programme that ranges from experimental pre-clinical research to studies on the life situation of patients with neurodegenerative disorders.
The project includes work with:
• In vivo mouse models of Parkinson’s disease
• Histology, Western blot and qPCR
• RNAseq data and transcriptome analysis
• Experimental, translational and human genetics
Desired start date is the 1st of September 2021, or according to agreement.
For more information information and instructions how to apply, visit: https://www.med.lu.se/intramed/stipendier_anslag_fraan_fakulteten/#item_148829
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