Post-Doctoral/Researcher Position: Neurosciences, University of Oslo, Norway

Postdoc in Norway

Post-Doctoral/Researcher Position: Neurosciences: Join an interdisciplinary project at the University of Oslo, combining Cell Biology and Systems Neuroscience to explore the relationship between sleep and autophagy from a phylogenetic perspective. The position offers a unique opportunity to delve into cutting-edge research, with a focus on understanding the role of autophagy in mediating the benefits of sleep.

Post-Doctoral/Researcher Position in Phylogenetic Systems Neurosciences

Summary Table:

  • Designation: Postdoctoral Fellowship/Researcher
  • Research Area: Phylogenetic Systems Neurosciences
  • Location: University of Oslo, Oslo Science Park, 0349 Oslo
  • Eligibility/Qualification: Equivalent to a Norwegian doctoral degree in Cell Biology, Neurosciences, or related disciplines
  • Duration: 2 to 3 years
  • Deadline: 2nd July 2024

Job Description: We are seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral candidate to join two ERC-funded laboratories at the University of Oslo: Helene Knævelsrud´s group Cell Stress and Cancer at the Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, and Charlotte Boccara’s group Systems Neuroscience and Sleep at the Norwegian Centre for Molecular Medicine. The successful candidate will contribute to a collaborative project aimed at uncovering the interplay between sleep and autophagy across phylogenetic levels.

How to Apply: Interested candidates should apply directly on JobNorge. The application must include a cover letter detailing research experience and motivation, a comprehensive CV, copies of educational certificates, and a list of 2-3 professional references. All documents should be in English.

Last Date for Apply: 2nd July 2024

For inquiries about the position, please contact Dr. Charlotte Boccara ( or Dr. Helene Knævelsrud (

For questions regarding the application process, reach out to

About the University of Oslo: The University of Oslo is Norway’s oldest and highest-ranked educational and research institution, with a strong commitment to academic excellence. Joining this prestigious institution means becoming part of a vibrant academic community dedicated to advancing knowledge and making significant contributions to society.

About the Employer: The University of Oslo offers an inclusive and diverse work environment, welcoming individuals from all backgrounds and experiences. We are committed to achieving gender balance and promoting diversity in our workforce. Applicants with disabilities, employment gaps, or immigrant backgrounds are encouraged to apply, as we value the unique perspectives and contributions they bring.




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