We are seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher to join our highly international research center – The Novo Nordisk Foundation for Biosustainability, Technical University of Denmark, and to become part of the Flux Optimization and BioAnalytics section headed by Prof. Douglas B. Kell.
The New Flux Optimisation and BioAnalytics section at DTU Biosustain https://www.biosustain.dtu.dk/research/research-groups/flux-optimisation-and-bioanalytics is working at the interface between computational biology, synthetic biology, metabolic engineering and bio-based products research, and aims to develop and implement innovative technologies to discover and improve bioprocesses.
The successful candidate will focus on projects concerning the analysis, understanding, modelling and engineering of solute transporters (both uptake and efflux) pertinent to both biotechnological production and to human health. A key task will be the production of suitable databases. In addition, he/she will closely collaborate with other members, including bench scientists, as appropriate.
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It is expected that the successful candidate will engage in collaborative efforts will become part of a network with other colleagues at DTU working in computational biology.
Candidates should have a PhD degree or equivalent.
DTU is a leading technical university globally recognized for the excellence of its research, education, innovation and scientific advice. We offer a rewarding and challenging job in an international environment. We strive for academic excellence in an environment characterized by collegial respect and academic freedom tempered by responsibility.
The appointment will be based on the collective agreement with the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations. The allowance will be agreed upon with the relevant union.
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Period of employment is initially until December 31st, 2020.
For instructions on how to apply, please refer to: http://bit.ly/2G59J5G