The Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
of the Intercollegiate Faculty of Biotechnology
of the University of Gdansk and Medical University of Gdansk
The Department of Theoretical Chemistry,
Faculty of Chemistry, University of Gdansk, Poland,
belong to leading Polish institutions in molecular biology, protein biochemistry, protein evolution, and theoretical modeling of protein structure, dynamics, and function, and are now seeking candidates for 4-year (2010 - 2014) International Doctoral Studies in the subject:
An Interdisciplinary Approach to Protein Structure-Function Relationships
Candidates must have a MSc degree in Biotechnology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biology,
Physics, Applied Mathematics, or Computer Science with background and experience in
one or more of the following areas:
- laboratory work in biochemistry of proteins and nucleic acids,
- applying bioinformatics tools in structural or evolutionary analysis of macromolecules,
- Monte Carlo and/or molecular dynamics (applications or algorithm development, including parallel algorithms) of macromolecules or other complex systems.
Competitive stipends financed by the Foundation for Polish Science (FNP) will be offered
to successful applicants. This Ph.D. curriculum will involve visits to the collaborating institutions
in the USA and EU.
The candidates must have sufficient command in written and spoken English.
More details are available at: www.biotech.ug.edu.pl/mpd
By email to: Prof. Jarosław Marszałek at: firstname.lastname@example.org please send your letter of interest, CV (including succinct educational background and additional training information, list of publications, conference presentations, and list of honors and awards), copies of diplomas [including the MSc diploma(s) in the area(s) specified above], and at least one recommendation letter (preferably from the supervisor of the MSc/BSc work)
BY THE DEADLINE OF AUGUST 23rd, 2010
No applications will be accepted after this date.