PhD fellowship in Solid State Pharmaceutics
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences (SUND)
University of Copenhagen
Department of Pharmacy is offering a three-year PhD fellowship in Solid State Pharmaceutics. The PhD fellowship is financed by the Danish Council for Independent Research. The fellowship is available from 1 September 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter.
Your key tasks as a PhD fellow at the Faculty are to:
•Carry through an independent research project under supervision
•Write scientific articles and the PhD thesis on the grounds of your research project
•Complete PhD courses or other equivalent education corresponding to approx. 30 ECTS points
•Obtain experience with teaching or other types of dissemination related to your PhD project
•Participate in the undergraduate teaching of students in pharmaceutical sciences
•Participate in national and international congresses and scientific meetings
•Stay at an external research institution, preferably abroad
Key criteria for the assessment of applicants
• Professional qualifications relevant to the PhD programme
• Relevant work experience
• Previous publications
• The grade point average achieved
• Other professional activities
• Language skills
• The successful applicant is also required to be enterprising and to possess good interpersonal skills
The successful applicant will be requested to formally apply for enrolment as a PhD student at the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences according to the rules stipulated in the Ministerial order on the PhD programme at the universities (PhD order) from the Ministry of Science, Innovation, and Higher Education and the guidelines for the PhD programme at the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences.
The PhD student is expected to be affiliated to the graduate programme in pharmaceutical sciences, Drug Research Academy.
Terms of employment
The position as a PhD fellow is available for a 3-year period.
Salary and other terms and conditions of appointment are set in accordance with the Agreement between the Ministry of Finance and AC (Danish Confederation of Professional Associations) or other relevant professional organizations. The position is covered by the Protocol on Job Structure.
Minimum monthly salary is DKK 25,579 (taxable) + pension contribution.
The application, in English, must be submitted electronically by clicking APPLY NOW below.
Your application must include:
•Cover letter: Letter stating the interest in and qualifications for the project (max. one page)
•Diploma and transcripts of records: Master´s degree diploma (including grade transcripts for bachelor´s and master´s degrees). Applicants with a Master´s degree from abroad should also enclose a short description of the grading scale used
•Possible publication list
•Other information to consider: Possible references and recommendations
The University of Copenhagen wishes to encourage everyone interested in this post to apply, regardless of personal background.
Post application procedure
After the expiry of the deadline for applications, the authorized recruitment manager selects applicants for assessment on the advice of the Appointments Committee.
All applicants are then immediately notified whether their application has been passed for assessment by an expert assessment committee.
Selected applicants are notified of the composition of the committee and each applicant has the opportunity to comment on the part of the assessment that relates to the applicant him/herself. You can read about the recruitment process at employment.ku.dk
The Appointments Committee consists of the supervision group and the Head of Department who is the authorized recruitment manager. The Expert Assessment Committee consists of the principal supervisor.
An answer as to the granting of the fellowship can be expected approx. 4 weeks after application deadline.
For further information, applicants may contact the supervisor or Administrator Marianne W. Jørgensen, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, direct phone: +45 3533 6449.
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