The Laboratory for Eukaryotic Gene Expression and Signal Transduction (LEGEST) has an opening for a Scientific researcher. Your main occupation will be scientific research for a project financially supported by the BOF (Bijzonder onderzoeksfonds, Universiteit Gent). This project is focusing on G protein-coupled receptors: Investigating the role of dopamine D4 receptor modulation on ;-opioid receptor signaling Period : 1 year extendible with 1 year after positive evaluation (or with 4 years after receiving a doctoral grant from FWO or IWT).
-Master in Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Master in Bioengineering Sciences, Master in Biomedicine or related disciplines. -The candidate should be eligible for receiving a doctoral grant and should have the intention to finish a PhD by the end of the project. -Experience in molecular biology and/or physiology related to G protein-coupled receptors is a plus.