Post-doc position in solid-state NMR of the human skin at Lund University

A postdoc position in solid-state and DNP NMR is now open in the groups of Emma Sparr and Daniel Topgaard The project is focused on lipid and protein dynamics and interactions in the stratum corneum, the outer layer of the human skin.

More information and application:

Deadline for application: June 2, 2022

Questions? contact Emma Sparr,

Relevant references:
* Q.D. Pham, D. Topgaard, E. Sparr.  Tracking solvents in the skin- Molecular mobility of solvents, lipids and protein in intact stratum corneum.  PNAS (2017) 114, E112-E121
* Q. D. Pham, E. H. Mojumdar, G.S. Gooris, J.A. Bouwstra, E. Sparr, D. Topgaard. Solid and Fluid Hydrocarbon chains within the same molecule in stratum corneum lamellar lipid structure. Q. Rev Biophys - Discovery (2018) 51, e7.
* M. Gunnarsson, E.H. Mojumbar, D. Topgaard, E. Sparr. Extraction of natural moisterizing factor from the stratum corneum and its implications in skin molecular mobility. J Coll Interf Sci (2021) 604, 480-491


Daniel Topgaard

Physical Chemistry
Center for Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Lund University
P.O. Box 124
SE-221 00 Lund