Opportunities

February 2022: A Postdoctoral position is available in our lab to study the function of a new candidate gene associated with a pathological microglial signature in Alzheimer's disease.

Desired skills:

We are seeking to hire an outstanding, enthusiastic and autonomous postdoctoral scientist eager to work on an interdisciplinary project. To fulfil the position, applicants must hold a PhD degree in molecular biology, biochemistry or relevant field for no more than 6 years and must not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in Belgium for more than 12 months during the 3 years preceding the start of the position. The ideal candidate should also have a strong background in neuroscience, cell and molecular biology, as well as expertise in fluorescence microscopy and gene editing (CRISPR/Cas9). Previous experience working with zebrafish is an asset but not required. Good oral and written English language skills are essential. 

 

Additional information:

The position is funded for one year (with possibility of extension up to 3 years), with a starting date expected as soon as possible. Review of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

 

Eligible individuals are encouraged to submit a motivation letter, a CV with publications and the name of at least 3 academic referees. Applications should be made by email to Valérie Wittamer at valerie.wittamer@ulb.be

Other Postdoc Funding Opportunities

Apply for a 3-year postdoctoral researcher fellowship of the Fund for Scientific Research (FNRS).

 

Annual call deadline: mid-January.

More information here 

Interested individuals are encouraged to contact Valérie Wittamer at valerie.wittamer@ulb.be

Other PhD Funding Opportunities

* Apply for a 4-year fellowship as a Research Fellow from the Fund for Scientific Research (FNRS).

  

More information here 

 

Annual call deadline: mid-February.

* Apply to the UNI PhD programme.

More information here: here

Annual call deadline: February

* Apply to the IRIBHM PhD programme.

More information here: here

Annual call deadline: May

 

 

* Apply for a 4-year FRIA PhD fellowship from the Fund for Scientific Research (FNRS).

  

More information here 

Annual call deadline: late August

Interested individuals are encouraged to contact Valérie Wittamer at valerie.wittamer@ulb.be