ESR2-NL: Yeast peroxisomal transporters and pore forming proteins

Reference: ESR2-NL

A PhD position is available at the Groningen Biomolecular Sciences and Biotechnology Institute, University of Groningen, The Netherlands.
Project title: Yeast peroxisomal transporters and pore forming proteins

  • Identification of novel transporters by proteomic analysis of peroxisomal membranes.
  • Library construction and high-throughput fluorescence microscopy screens to identify peroxisomal transporters.
  • Identification of potential novel yeast peroxisomal transporters using bioinformatics.
  • Validation and functional analysis of selected candidates.

Location: Groningen, The Netherlands
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. I.J. van der Klei (
Co-supervisors: Mr. J. Wehmeijer, Lambert Instruments & Prof. Dr. M. Schuldiner, Weizmann Institute of Science
Planned secondments: MS-Omics ApS, Weizmann Institute of Science, Lambert Instruments
Required subject specific skills and expertise: a master’s degree in molecular life sciences (molecular cell biology, molecular genetics, biochemistry). Experience in yeast research is advantageous, but not mandatory.
Application deadline: 28/10/2018
Starting date:  April 1, 2019

Application form ESR 2

The previous deadline for applications has been extended until October 28.

Please note: Applications that have already been submitted are well received and under consideration. No further action is required on behalf of applicants who applied before the previous deadline

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