Jobs in Structural Biology and Related Fields

PhD Studentship Position

Dublin, Ireland
Application deadline: 28 Feb 2014

Applications for a PhD Studentship are invited for the Structural Biology group of Amir Khan at Trinity College Dublin, Ireland.  The project involves structural analyses of viral/cellular protein complexes that antagonize innate immunity. The candidate is expected to complete the project strictly in a 3-year time frame, therefore proficiency in at least two of molecular biology, protein production and structural techniques (X-ray, NMR) is required.  This project is a collaboration with the University of Leeds (United Kingdom) and the University of Florida (Gainesville, USA).  The lab is located in the center of Dublin, which is a multi-cultural and vibrant city that is well connected to Europe and the USA.  Deadline for complete applications is Feb 28, with interviews taking place in March and April.  The starting date for the position is August or September.  The application should include a cover letter and a curriculum vitae, and candidates must arrange to have 3 letters of support sent by email to: