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At the Faculty of Life Sciences of the University of Vienna the position of a
for the field of
full-time position) is to be filled.
OMICS-methodologies as well as high-throughput screening techniques make it possible to move very quickly from identification of molecular targets to optimization of lead compounds.
However, for a detailed understanding of complex mechanisms of drug actions there is an emerging need for comprehensive, systems-level, and functional characterization of candidate drugs in vitro and in vivo.
The successful candidate ideally has a multidisciplinary background comprising areas of molecular and cellular pharmacology, systems biology, and proteomics / multiomics with a focus on disease-oriented research in relevant preclinical mouse models.
We particularly encourage candidates to apply whose research is centered on one or several of the following topics : sensory systems, neuronal plasticity associated with disease or aging, and pain.
Outstanding candidates in related fields will also be considered.
Skills / Qualifications
Successful candidates should have the following qualifications :
The University of Vienna expects the successful candidate to acquire, within three years, proficiency in German sufficient for teaching in bachelor’s programmes and for participation in university committees.