Fellowship is provided for pursuing the postdoctoral research programme in Biophysical Chemistry at University of Oslo in Norway.
Worth of Award
- The postdoctoral position will be placed as SKO 1352 (position code) postdoctoral research fellow with salary NOK 486 100 – 567 100 per year – depending on qualifications.
- Scholarship can be taken in Norway
- Completed PhD degree in biophysics, biophysical chemistry or material science
- Experience with biological samples/cell culturing
- Practical knowledge of microfabrication procedures/clean room experience
- Working knowledge of image analysis (Matlab, Python or similar) Preferably: successfully completed programming education during undergraduate studies
- Practical knowledge of optics is an advantage
- Ability to independently perform experiments, analyze and interpret the results
- Documented ability to write scientific manuscripts, first author papers from PhD studies (multiple is advantageous)
- Excellent interpersonal/communication skills
- Advanced level English in reading, writing and speaking
- Norwegian and foreign applicants can apply for this fellowship.
How to Apply
The mode of applying is online. The application must include:
- Cover Letter (stating motivation for working in the group, max. 1 page)
- A summary of candidate’s own soft matter research ideas (max. 2 pages)
- CV (summarizing education, positions and academic work and method competence max. 2 pages)
- Copies of educational certificates (Foreign applicants are advised to attach an explanation of their University’s grading system)
- A complete list of scientific publications: Articles, Reviews, Book chapters, Conference Proceedings, Presentations
- List of references (name, relation to candidate, e-mail and telephone number)
- Optional: Letters of recommendation
In accordance with the University of Oslo’s equal opportunities policy, we invite applications from all interested individuals regardless of gender or ethnicity.
Deadline: The application deadline is May 31, 2017.