The University About
The University of Luxembourg is an international research university with a distinctly multilingual and interdisciplinary character.
The University was founded in 2003 and counts more than 6,700 students and more than 2,000 employees from around the world.
The University’s faculties and interdisciplinary centres focus on research in the areas of Computer Science and ICT Security, Materials Science, European and International Law, Finance and Financial Innovation, Education, Contemporary and Digital History.
In addition, the University focuses on cross-disciplinary research in the areas of Data Modelling and Simulation as well as Health and System Biomedicine.
Times Higher Education ranks the University of Luxembourg #3 worldwide for its international outlook, #20 in the Young University Ranking 2021 and among the top 250 universities worldwide.
The Faculty of Science, Technology and Medicine (FSTM) contributes multidisciplinary expertise in the fields of Mathematics , Physics , Engineering , Computer Science , Life Sciences and Medicine .
Through its dual mission of teaching and research, the FSTM seeks to generate and disseminate knowledge and train new generations of responsible citizens, in order to better understand, explain and advance society and environment we live in.
Ideal position to initiate your independent research career as an academic researcher in the Cancer Cell Biology group under the supervision of Prof.
Daniel Abankwa. The Cancer Cell Biology group aims at understanding how the notorious oncogene RAS drives cancer cell stemness and how to drug target it ().
You will employ and have experience with a broad spectrum of techniques, to develop and characterize novel types of Ras inhibitors, including fluorescence polarization, luciferase complementation, cellular BRET and FRET, SPR, signaling, protein-biochemistry and 2D / 3D cell growth data.
What we expect from you
The yearly gross salary for every Postdoctoral Researcher at the UL is EUR 77.167,08 (full time)