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Ph.D. Student in Tartu/Estonia

17 November 2018

Ph.D. Student in Tartu/Estonia

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Opening doctoral student positions for 1) preclinical research on immune mechanisms in neuropsychiatric disease models and 2) clinical and bioinformatic research on neuropsychiatric disorders, during 2019-2022 in the Institute of Biomedicine and Translational Medicine, University of Tartu.

The research group headed by Professor Li Tian focuses on neuroimmune psychiatry using animal models and patient samples. For more information:,

The candidate should possess a Master’s degree in biology, bioinformatics or biomedical sciences. Government-subsided salary for doctoral students will be provided by the University of Tartu. A final contract will be made after a successful trial of up to 3 months of the candidate.

Interested applicants should send by email the following documents to Prof. Li Tian, e-mail: and Dr. Kersti Lilleväli, e-mail:
1. Complete CV containing publication list and contact information of at least two referees;
2. Motivation letter (maximum 1 page);
3. Certificates/Diplomas

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Institute of Biomedicine and Translational Medicine
Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine

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Li Tian
SIME, Ravila 14b, 50411, Tartu, Estonia

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