University of Fribourg
PhD or postdoc position available to study fatty acid transport and export using Baker's yeast (S. cerevisiae) as a model organism. Techniques employed include yeast genetics, lipid biochemistry, mass spectrometry, subcellular fractionation and live cell confocal microscopy. For a recent publication on the topic see: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28365570?dopt=Citation
We are looking for highly motivated candidates with an excellent background in biochemistry, genetics and cell biology. Practical experience in yeast genetics or lipid biochemistry would be an asset. The position is available immediately for the duration of at least 4-5 years. For further information please contact the group leader: Roger Schneiter (email@example.com).
For further information see: https://www3.unifr.ch/bio/en/groups/schneiter/