PhD position in Nutrigenomics and Lipid Metabolism at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Food Sciences and Human Nutrition

We are offering a PhD position in the field of nutrition and metabolic diseases. More specifically, the PhD project will focus on the molecular mechanisms by which β-carotene and vitamin A regulate lipid metabolism, immune function, and atherosclerosis by using animal and cell culture models, together with biochemical and molecular biology techniques.

This project will be directed by professor Jaume Amengual, PhD. For more information, please contact Dr. Amengual at

Tentative application deadline; July 2018

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