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University of Copenhagen International Postdoctoral Positions in Grønbæk Group at BRIC Institute, Denmark for Fellowship, 2023

Application is now open for the Postdoctoral Positions in Grønbæk Group at BRIC Institute at the University of Copenhagen. Interested candidates are encouraged to send in their applications before the deadline date.

About the University of Copenhagen and Fellowship

The University of Copenhagen (Danish: Københavns Universitet, abbr. KU) is a public research university located in Copenhagen, Denmark. Established in the year 1479, the University of Copenhagen holds the distinction of being the second-oldest university in Scandinavia, following Uppsala University.

This prestigious institution comprises six different faculties, offering education across four distinct campuses, all nestled in the heart of Copenhagen. The university oversees the operation of 36 diverse departments and 122 separate research centers within the city of Copenhagen. Additionally, it manages several museums and botanical gardens, both within the Danish capital and in locations beyond its borders.


For those aspiring to pursue a postdoctoral degree in Denmark, an excellent opportunity awaits in the form of International Postdoctoral Positions at the University of Copenhagen. This fellowship program is designed to provide support to high-achieving individuals from around the world who are eager to embark on a postdoctoral research journey within the Grønbæk Group at the Biotech Research & Innovation Centre (BRIC) Institute.

Details about Postdoctoral Positions in Grønbæk Group at BRIC Institute at the University of Copenhagen:

Scholarship Sponsor: University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Scholarship Value: Salary

Number of awards: N/A

Study level: Fellowship

Host Institution(s): University of Copenhagen, Denmark


The Agreement between the Ministry of Taxation and AC (Danish Confederation of Professional Associations) or any other pertinent organization governs salary, pensions, and other terms of employment. As of October 2021, the starting monthly wage is 35,000 DKK, or around 4,700 EUR. There may be negotiations for a supplement based on qualifications. 17.1% more will be contributed to your pension fund by the company. If a candidate is foreign or Danish and has not resided in Denmark for the last ten years, they may be eligible for tax breaks.

Eligibility Criteria for Postdoctoral Positions in Grønbæk Group at BRIC Institute

Applicants are advised to meet the following conditions to be qualified for Postdoctoral Positions in the Grønbæk Group at BRIC Institute at the University of Copenhagen:

  • Eligible Countries: Open to international applicants
  • Acceptable Course or Subjects: The scholarship is available for any subject offered by the university.
  • Admissible Criteria: To qualify, applicants must satisfy the following eligibility criteria:
  1. Hold a Ph.D. in Life Sciences with a preferred focus on investigating molecular mechanisms of disease.
  2. Demonstrate a strong background in mechanisms of normal and malignant hematopoiesis and possess expertise in molecular hematology techniques.
  3. Possesses comprehensive laboratory skills in molecular and cellular biology techniques.
  4. Have documented experience in generating new mouse models, and conducting mouse experimentation and analyses, including vaccination studies.
  5. Show significant experience in immunology and vaccination strategies.
  6. Present a record of publications and presentations in peer-reviewed journals and at international conferences.
  7. Exhibit excellent written and spoken English skills.
  8. Be highly collaborative and possess good social skills.
  • Admission Requirements: Applicants should meet the following admission requirements:
  1. Hold professional qualifications relevant to the Ph.D. project.
  2. Have relevant publications.
  3. Demonstrate relevant work experience.
  4. Show other relevant professional activities.
  5. Possess a curious mindset with a strong interest in subjects related to the position.
  6. Exhibit good language skills.
  • Language Requirement: Applicants must meet the following language requirements:

If English is not your first language, you are required to provide evidence of your English proficiency. Acceptable proof includes results from the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) and the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

Required Documents for Application

Each applicant must submit the following supporting documents:

  • A letter of motivation (no more than one page).
  • A CV includes education, research and job experience, language proficiency, and other qualifications relevant to the role.
  • A copy of both the Master of Science and PhD certificates, certified and signed. A letter from the supervisor is sufficient if the Ph.D. is not finished.
  • Publications list.

Application Procedure for Postdoctoral Positions in Grønbæk Group at BRIC Institute

The online application provided by the university must be used by applicants. Applicants must complete and submit the online application form after enrolling. You can visit the official website for further details.

The Application Deadline is: 01 November 2023

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