CBMR International Postdoctoral Program 2020 at Copenhagen, Denmark

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CBMR International Postdoctoral Program 2020 at Copenhagen, Denmark

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Designation/Position-  CBMR International Postdoctoral Program

Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research, Denmark invites application for CBMR International Postdoctoral Program from eligible and interested candidates

About- The CBMR International Postdoctoral Program supports competitive international recruitment of postdoctoral fellows to the Novo Nordisk Foundation Center of Basic Metabolic Research.

Research/Job Area- Basic science or clinicians

Location- Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research, Denmark

Swiss Research Initiative 2020 in ETH Zurich and EPFL, Switzerland

CeMM Pre-ERC Postdoc Program 2020 in CeMM, Vienna, Austria


The postdoctoral research fellowships are aimed at early career researchers with a basic science background or clinicians who aspire to a career in academic medicine.

Research group is 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.

Job/Position Description- 

Each postdoctoral fellow will receive a competitive package including salary and running costs for three years, and be part of an international scientific collaboration at the Maersk Tower www.maersktower.ku.dk.

How to Apply- 

Click the accordions below to read more about the 12 different projects on offer through the CBMR International Postdoc Program. 

The application period for 2020 will remain open between February 12 and March 22, 2020. 

“Elucidating the mechanisms of gut microbial regulation of peripheral serotonin.”

PI – Associate Professor Mani Arumugam

“What makes us Human? Comparative epigenomic analysis of sperm from vertebrate species under nutritional stress.”

PI – Professor Romain Barrès

“Molecular links between thermogenic adipose tissues and metabolic health.”

PI – Associate Professor Brice Emanuelli

“Use of in-house developed tool-compounds to evaluate the physiological function of ADAMTS-9 in insulin resistance and type-2 diabetes”

PI – Associate Professor Thomas Frimurer

“Exploring G protein-coupled receptor control of human thermogenic adipose.”

PI – Associate Professor Zach Gerhart-Hines

“Elucidating the genetic background of variation in human food and taste preference.”

PI – Associate Professor Niels Grarup

“GenoChild: Gene-based optimization of diagnosis, treatment and prevention of childhood obesity.”

PI – Professor Torben Hansen

“Explaining the genetic link between low gluteofemoral fat and high insulin resistance.”

PI – Associate Professor Tuomas Kilpeläinen

“Cell type-specific polygenic risk scores for type 2 diabetes.”

PI – Associate Professor Tune H. Pers

“Uncovering the key molecular switch in control of muscle glycogen metabolism.”

PI – Professor Kei Sakamoto

“Identification and function of brown fat derived bioactive peptides.”

PI – Associate Professor Camilla Schéele

“Identification and characterization of exercise-induced adipose tissue secretome in pre- and postmenopausal women.”

PI – Professor Juleen Zierath

For Contact- [email protected]

Last Date for Apply– 5 April 2020.  (Date extended)

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