Two Professorships in Metabolism Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research

Employer
Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research, University of Copenhagen
Location
Copenhagen, Hovedstaden (DK)
Salary
-
Posted
June 26 2019
Position Type
Contract
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences
University of Copenhagen

The University of Copenhagen is actively seeking two new Professors who will be leading their own novel research programs within basic metabolic research at the Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research to commence 1 March 2020.

Each Professor will receive a competitive package including significant start-up funds, and be part of an international scientific collaboration at the Maersk Tower www.maersktower.ku.dk.

Job description
When considering applications for the professorships, the main emphasis will be on the applicants’ abilities to document a high level of original scientific work at an international level within the area of metabolism.

We are particularly interested in candidates who are familiar with integrative research approaches within the broad area of basic metabolic research with an application towards human pathophysiology. The Center’s vision is to strengthen interdisciplinary research that transforms the basic understanding of mechanisms involved in metabolic health and disease, and to accelerate this knowledge toward new prevention and treatment strategies. Information about the Center can be found at: www.cbmr.ku.dk.

Enquiries may be addressed to
Executive Director, Professor Juleen R. Zierath, email: juleen.zierath@sund.ku.dk or

Vice Executive Director, Professor Birthe Hogh, email bhogh@sund.ku.dk.

International applicants may find this link useful: www.ism.ku.dk (International Staff Mobility).

Application
This advert is an extract which may not be used as the basis for an application. The full text is available at https://employment.ku.dk/faculty/?show=149305 until 23.59 p.m. CET, Monday 16 September 2019.

The University of Copenhagen encourages all interested applicants to apply for this position.