The *University of Luxembourg* aspires to be one of Europe’s most highly regarded universities with a distinctly international and *interdisciplinary character.
It s core asset is its well-connected world-class academic staff which will attract the most motivated, talented and creative students and young researchers who will learn to enjoy taking up challenges and develop into visionary thinkers able to shape society.
PhD student at the Department of Life Sciences and Medicine (DLSM) in the group of Signal Transduction. Under the supervision of Prof.
Stephanie Kreis, you will be working on a fully funded, translational and collaborative research project, which is seeking to identify novel drug combinations / treatments for advanced stage melanoma patients who are not responding to available therapies.
The project entails innovative drug screening approaches using robotic platforms together with fundamental molecular biological methods (NGS, single cell sequencing, 3D spheroid cultures, live imaging, etc.
to validate findings and to elucidate underlying mechanisms of drug resistance versus drug response.
You have a Master degree (or equivalent) in Life sciences and you are fluent in English. Additional education or expertise in Bioinformatics or Computational Sciences is a plus.