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Join Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research

Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research (CPR) offers excellent opportunities for master students, PhD fellows and postdoctoral fellows to participate in pioneering research within proteomics, protein function and interaction, disease biology and computational biology.

Find vacant positions at CPR

Vacant positions at the centre are posted at the Job Portal  

Do a master's project

Read more about doing your master's project at CPR here.

Unsolicited application to CPR

At CPR we are always looking for highly motivated master students, PhD fellows and postdocs and you are more than welcome to send an unsolicited application directly to one of our group leaders.

Please take time to look through the descriptions of our research programs and groups to find the area of research that best correlates with your scientific interest and background and send your application to the relevant group leader -  Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research programs and groups.

When contacting the relevant Group Leader - always provide the following documents electronically:

  • Cover Letter
  • CV
  • Two letters of recommendations

How is it to work at CPR?

CPR is a dynamic and international research centre.

We are proud to provide high-quality scientific training of new generations of young scientists. Being PhD students or Postdoc at CPR you will benefit from support from highly qualified senior scientists and have access to advanced and state-of-the-art equipment and methods to qualify for research at a top international level.

Moreover, a dedicated group of PhD students and Postdocs (CPR Student and Postdoc Association SPA) is ready to welcome newcomers to CPR and make sure that they feel at home from day 1.

CPR offers you a strong scientific environment

  • Rich possibility for cross-disciplinary research
  • Office space and modern, well-equipped laboratories
  • International seminar series with invited speakers leading in their field
  • You will be an integrated part of one of our research groups
  • Read about CPR's research areas and read more about Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research in our Annual Report