18, September, 2019.



(Paid opportunity)


PhD student in Medical Sciences in the field of Neuro-psychopharmacology.

The University is looking for a highly motivated candidate interested in pursuing research within the field of Neuro-psychopharmacology and Psycho-neuro-endocrinology. The PhD student position is placed in the research group Neuro-psychopharmacology at the Department of Neuroscience. More information about the Department and its’ activities are available at Here.

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The purpose is to deepen knowledge on brain structure and function as well as behavior behind stress, drug exposure and after various pharmacological treatments.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Biology.
  • Medicine.
  • Bioinformatics.
  • Psychology.

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

4 years

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • The applicant should hold an academic degree in Biology, Medicine, Bioinformatics, Psychology or related areas.
  •  has good basic knowledge within the areas of bio statistics, and molecular biology, with experience in neuroimaging data analysis.
  • A genuine interest in psychoneuroendocrinology.
  • Good skills in spoken and written English are necessary.
  • The applicant must be able to work independently and be well organized.
  • As a person, he/she should be highly motivated, thorough, systematic, and goal-oriented.
  • She/he should also be good at working in a group.
  • Special attention will be paid to documented experience and previous publications.

Opportunity Cost

(Paid opportunity)

  • Local rules apply for salaries at Uppsala University.

How to Apply

First Step: Your application should include

  • a CV describing your academic progress to date and scientific publications.
  • A personal letter with a brief description of yourself, your competence and research interests
  •  The name and e-mail address and phone number of two referees.
  • A copy of your MSc certificate should be provided as well as a sample of the bachelor/master thesis.

Applications are judged according to eligibility, previous experience of work/research/studies within closely related fields and personal suitability.

Second Step: Create an account  and log in to the application form from here.

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