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Competition for the position of Scholarship Holder (PhD student) at the Małopolska Center for Biotechnology at the Dioscuri Center for Modelling of Posttranslational Modifications

The Dioscuri Center for Modelling of Posttranslational Modifications invites applications for the position of the Scholarship Holder (PhD student). We are looking for an individual interested in research at the intersection of computational glycobiology and computational electrophysiology to study the role of glycans in gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) receptors.

The Candidate will be involved in the following tasks:

1) Performing large-scale simulations of GABA receptors in different glycan configurations

2) Analyzing the results

3) Working closely with experimental partners to stimulate new experiments and accurately map experimental systems in silico


The perfect Candidate should have:

1) MSc degree in chemistry, physics, or related fields

2) At least one publication in peer-reviewed journals

3) Experience working on computational glycobiology, structural biology, computer simulations (especially in Gromacs)

4) Ability to code in Bash, Python, familiarity with simulation analysis packages such as MDAnalysis, Pymol, VMD.

5) Experience in processing and analyzing simulation results

6) Excellent communication skills and strong working proficiency in English.

7) Candidate should be enrolled in a PhD program at the Jagiellonian University Doctoral School

Position: Scholarship Holder (PhD student)
Unit: Malopolska Centre of Biotechnology
The deadline for submitting documents: 22.08.2023
Date of manufacture: 08.08.2023

Details of announcing in the attachment.