Aalto University is a new university with over a century of experience. Created from a high-profile merger between three leading universities in Finland – the Helsinki School of Economics, Helsinki University of Technology and the University of Art and Design Helsinki – Aalto University opens up new possibilities for strong multidisciplinary education and research. Aalto University has 20 000 students and a staff of 5 000 including 370 professors.

Institute:  Biomolecular materials group, School of Chemical Technology, Aalto University. The group is led by professor Markus Linder and works as a part of the Center of Excellence in “Molecular engineering of biosynthetic hybrid materials” (hyber.aalto.fi) and the strategic research opening on Synthetic  Biology – Living Factories funded by Tekes. The group focuses on synthetic biology and molecular biomimetics for materials and systems.

The postdoctoral researcher will be working in the Living Factories project. The key focus of the project is to develop synthetic biology solutions that enable industrial processes that are energy and carbon efficient. The researcher will be responsible for a sub-project to develop molecular tools for studying metabolism in engineered bacteria. A successful candidate has a solid background in techniques of biochemistry and molecular biology with a strong interest in synthetic biology and a desire to work in a dynamic and interdisciplinary environment.

Contact details: For more information please contact Professor Markus Linder, email: firstname.lastname@aalto.fi

Apply here: Please apply through our electronic recruitment system (link below). The deadline for applications is May 31st 2015. Application materials should be submitted in English.

Your application should include the following attachments: CV, cover letter, a list of publications, names and contact details of references.

Online applicationhttps://www.saimanet.com/aaltohome/application_edit_welcome.html?job_id=496&field_id=0&place_id=26&did=5900&jc=1&lang=en

Banting fellowships Program: 70 Grants

Banting postdoc fellowships Program Canada: This fellowship is for all nationalities and covers several disciplines The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program is an initiative

Faculty Positions at Indian Institute of Technology, Dhanbad

Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines), Dhanbad invites applications from Indian nationals including Persons of Indian Origins (PIOs)

Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers

Humboldt Research Fellowship is offered to International Experienced Researchers with above-average qualifications, completed Ph.D. less than 12 years ago, already

IMPRS- Leipzig School of Human Origins: International PhD Program

The International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) “The Leipzig School of Human Origins invites applications for its international PhD program.

167 Vanier CGS in Natural and Social Science Canada

167 Vanier CGS in Natural and Social Science Canada Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships launched by the Government of Canada fo

Faculty Recruitment at IIT Mandi

Faculty recruitments at IIT Mandi: The Indian Institute of Technology Mandi (IIT Mandi) invites applications for faculty positions at the

Junior Research Fellow (JRF): Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Energy Engineering

Junior Research Fellow (JRF) position at IIT Roorkee India in a DST sponsored project. Title of Post: Junior Research Fellow

PhD Fellowships: Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds, Germany

The Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds (Germany) awards PhD fellowships to outstanding students (max. age of 27 years) who wish to pursue an

IMPRS-CellDevoSys: PhD Programme; 20-25 PhD positions

International Max Planck Research School for Cell, Developmental and Systems Biology (IMPRS-CellDevoSys) invites applications for its Ph.D. program. The school

FMI International PhD Program, University of Basel

FMI (Friedrich Miescher Institute) International Ph.D. The program offers advanced, interdisciplinary training. Ph.D. students enrolled in the program get theoretical and

Subscribe by email

Subscribe by Telegram