30 June 2019



(Paid opportunity)


PhD. Fellowship  in Protein Biology at the university of Copenhagen

PhD scholarship in protein biology is available at the Department of Biology, Faculty of Science at University of Copenhagen

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  • The main focus of the work in the host laboratory is to discover and functionally characterize novel bioactive peptides from animal venoms with potential pharmacotherapeutic application.
  • using use a variety of biochemical and cell biological methods, supported by molecular biology and bioinformatics.

Job description 

To manage and carry through your research project

• Attend PhD courses
• Write scientific articles and your PhD thesis
• Teach and disseminate your research
• To stay at an external research institution for a few months, preferably abroad
• Work for the department

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Molecular biology
  • Biochemistry
  • Cell biology

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

3 years

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Applicants should hold an MSc degree in biochemistry/cell biology/molecular biology
  • with good results and good English skills.
  • As criteria for the assessment of your qualifications emphasis will also be laid on previous publications (if any) and relevant work experience.

Opportunity Cost

(paid opportunity)

  • The starting salary is currently at a minimum DKK 325,625 (approx. €43,400) including annual supplement (+ pension up to DKK 44,980).

Note: Negotiation for salary supplement is possible.

How to Apply

First Step: 

 Please include the following documents with the application  
• Cover Letter
• CV
• Diploma and transcripts of records (BSc and MSc)
• Other information for consideration, e.g. list of publications (if any),
• Full contact details (Name, address, telephone & email) of 1-3 professional referees

Second Step:

The application, in English, must be submitted electronically

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This Scholarship Published by:
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