Vacancy for PhD in Cardiovascular Research (Dr. Norsyahida)

I am looking for ONE POTENTIAL FULL TIME PhD STUDENT with strong interest in cardiovascular research to conduct a research project entitled:

“Elucidation of lipid-lowering effect of Gynura procumbens and its active compounds on low density lipoprotein receptor activity and molecular signaling in vitro and in vivo”.

The project will apply structural analysis of natural products, cell culture techniques, animal handling and immunological assays that include western blot, ELISA, immunohistochemistry, etc.

Selection criteria/Requirements:
1. Open to all Malaysian citizens.
2. A Master degree in pharmacognosy/natural product chemistry/biomedical sciences or in a related field.
3. Able to work independently with minimal supervision.
4. Hardworking, pro-active, and willing to learn new skills/things.

Deadline of application: now on wards until the post is filled. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interview.
Duration: 3 years
Grant is available for the project and GRA scheme (allowance) is available for registered PhD student.
For those who are interested, please email your latest CV to Dr Norsyahida Mohd Fauzi: drnorsyahida@ukm.edu.my