Fellowship & Grant details

Fellowship posted by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (09/11/2013 02.53)

Epigenetic modulation of eating disorders and obesity: searching for new pharmacotherapies- Code: RBFR12DELS_003

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Study of the central mechanisms involved in the anorexiant effects of Oleoylethanolamide in an experimental model of obesity

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Research Fields

Pharmacological sciences - Toxicology

Eligibility criteria

The Committee will decide how to assign the scores in percent and will take into account:

•the Master degree grade;

•scientific publications;

•diplomas of specialization and certificates of attendance at post-graduate courses according to their relevance to the research to be carried out;

•other activities carried out under contract, study grants or posts within National or International Research Agencies; the dates and periods of service must be certified in detail as well as the activity conducted.

•Interview on: - The mechanisms involved in the processes of appetite regulation and methodological approaches in the research field of pharmaco-toxicological experimental models of obesity.

Selection process

he results of the assessment of the qualifications will be made known to the candidates prior to the interview. They will be posted on the notice-board and on the website of the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology “Vittorio Erspamer”.

Programme Description
Number of awards per year1
Annual budget21000
International mobility required ?no
Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsItaly
Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residenceAll
Eligibility of fellows: nationality/iesAll
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Fellowship's Details
Career StageExperienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)
Research ProfilesNot defined
Employment contract with full social securityyes
Total amount per fellowship per year21000
Covers salaryyes
Covers travel and subsistenceno
Covers research costsno
Maximum duration of fellowship12
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Funding organisation / Contacts
Dipartimento di Fisiologia e Farmacologia - Sapienza Università di Roma

Public research
Roma - Italy