Postdoctoral Position in Molecular Neuroscience of Aging (f/m)
The project investigates pathological cell metabolism and protein pathology in brain aging, and aims to identify cellular and molecular circuitry involved in neuronal aging as a pharmacological target.
The project is embedded in collaborations with national and international scientists. Prior knowledge and skills in molecular biology and protein biochemistry are welcome. The position is for two years, with possibility of extension.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, open-minded and highly motivated individual with fluency in written and spoken English, a finished Ph. D. thesis, an open mind for new approaches and a lot of team spirit.
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IMPORTANT: please only applications from students able to arrange for a personal interview in Duesseldorf within the next weeks.
About Heinrich Heine University of Düsseldorf
The Neurodegeneration Unit at the Institute for Neuropathology, HHUD, focusses on: 1. neurobiology of chronic mental diseases like schizophrenia and the affective disorders 2. mechanisms of protein conformational diseases of the brain, particularly the prion disease and Alzheimer disease 3. mechanisms of regulation of biological function through stable conformers....More about Heinrich Heine University of Düsseldorf