Thèse Labex ICST 2015
We are looking for excellent applicants for a PhD position for three years, starting between September and December 2015. The fellowship is granted by the ICST Labex and be awarded for one of the 3 thesis topics described below. Applicants must imperatively choose one of the three topics. They have to send a detailed CV (with ranks and marks for the Master's degree or equivalent) to Jacques.Barhanin@unice.fr before July 15 at 12pm, accompanied by a letter explaining their motivation for a PhD and for the chosen subject. Following a pre-selection based on the sent documents, an external panel of scientists will conduct an audition of the selected candidates. The date of the audition will be between July 20 and 29th in NICE at the laboratory.
PROJECT 1 : Role of the Kir2.1 potassium channels in excitable and non-excitable tissues.
Name of the thesis director (with HDR) : Saïd BENDAHHOU.
PROJECT 2 : The Na+/H+ exchangers expressed in the intracellular compartments. From their biochemical function to their implication in Autism spectrum disorders.
Name of the thesis director (with HDR) : Laurent COUNILLON.
PROJECT 3: Roles and functions of the newly identified Cl- channels LRRC8 family in kidney physiology and differentiation of immune cells.
Name of the thesis director (with HDR) : Christophe DURANTON/ Isabelle RUBERA.