The Foundation for Brain Disease Research and Shark Preservation

Careers and jobs

We are looking for Ph.D./master thesis students, interns, part time and full time team members, "praktik", løntilskud, and more. You can get ETCS points (for instance via courses, internship, or thesis projects). We have paid and volounteer teammebers(all receive benefits, stock, percentages etc. )



Currently we are looking for

2-3 Post.Doc/ Ph.D. (can be current students) preferably from in life science, with experience in successfully applying for grants and funding. We will be applying for over 100 million DKK, and it is time consuming, hence we need more hands on this. You will also be working on regular science. You will be working closely with the CEO and funding team. Knowledge of immunology, neuro-science and FACS are all advantageous but not a demand.

Enthusiastic intern to be in charge of our crowdfunding and collaborate with our network in this field.

Business students or masters interested in being part of the business development as interns

A person to specialize in funding and grants

Enthusiastic master or master students from IT, Science or business, who wants internships, part time jobs, ETCS points or want Ph.D. student positions.

A Personal Assistant to our Chairman Per T. Thim. Organizational skills, patience, a good listener and learner, and versatility will be looked upon as advantageous.

A marine biologist or biology student, preferable with knowledge of sharks. Hands on experience is a plus. You must not be afraid to hold a shark or having to draw blood from it. You will receive training.

1-2 social media intern/webmaster/communications worker. You will be in charge of our LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, webpage etc. Experience with HTML, PhotoShop, dreamweaver or similar is a big plus. Being in charge of the webpage and photography. Communicating externally and internally on behalf of the CEO. This could be one and the same person.

A veterinarian or vet. master student. Knowledge of fish and/or small animals is an advantage.





The process

All positions can be part or full-time, and we do take interns too.

You need to be able to work productively, independently and trust in managerial decisions. Some positions can be overlapping; you are welcome to apply for them together, if you have the needed skills.

All positions have the potential to become permanent positions.

As we are working in a field were confidential material is common, you will have to accept the information will pass onto you gradually including details on jobs.


Send your C.V. and grade transcripts by email, and remember to add what position you are applying for in the subject field! (do use the correct email and subject field and provide the information - or your application may not be directed corretly and you may not be considered. Do not send applications via Facebook, LinkedIn, CEO mail etc.)

Please also add, how you feel you could contribute to the foundation, and what your career dreams are.


You will recieve a confirmation and answers if you are eligible. (At times there can be a delay in replies, as we get many applications). You will also recieve something we call a "præ-forventningsafstemning", asking about your wishes and needs.


You are called to an information meeting about the foundation and project.


The job interview.


Trial period in the foundation.