Jobs

Postdoctoral Position

Employer

Institute of Pharmacology, University of Oslo, Norway

Location

Oslo, Norway

Contact

Prof. Tormod Fladby
E-mail: tormod.fladby@medisin.uio.no
Phone: +47 92817764

Tormod Fladby
c/o Hanne Mali Møllergård
Akershus University Hospital
EpiGen B203 PB28
1474 Lørenskog, Norway

Applications must be submitted by 1 March 2013.

Description

Candidate for postdoctoral position (full-time) over three years sought at the Department of Neurology, Akershus University Hospital, University of Oslo, Norway. Successful applicants will participate in the project "Toward Alzheimer's disease intervention: Measuring Aβ mid-domain proteolysis," which focuses on early causes and diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease, in particular amyloid-β (Aβ) metabolism. CNS A? deposition is one of the characteristics of Alzheimer's disease.

This postdoctoral position will be part of the clinical neuroscience group (CNG) at AHUS, led by Prof. Tormod Fladby, and will also be connected to Prof. Lars Nilsson's group at the Institute of Pharmacology, University of Oslo.

Requirements

Ph.D./Dr. Scient/Dr. Med. Experience and proved competence within proteomics. Experience within molecular biology, cell biology, and/or neurobiology. The candidate should have experience within proteomics/mass spectrometry and analysis of peptides. Our laboratory uses Orbitrap QExative mass spectrometer; experience with this or similar equipment is desirable. The research group is multidisciplinary, and personal suitability for work in a group with different types of professionals is emphasized.