Postdoctoral position in molecular neuroendocrine tumor research
Sort on published: 2017-11-03
Uppsala University is a comprehensive research-intensive university with a strong international standing. Our mission is to pursue top-quality research and education and to interact constructively with society. Our most important assets are all the individuals whose curiosity and dedication make Uppsala University one of Sweden’s most exciting workplaces. Uppsala University has 42,000 students, 7,000 employees and a turnover of SEK 6.7 billion.
The Department of Surgical Sciences (IKV) is a part of the Medical Faculty at Uppsala University. The department has apporoximately 110 employees, more than 170 registred PhD students and a turnover of approximately 120 millions. The department is responsible for undergraduate courses, part of the medical, nursing, logopedic and biomedical program. Furthermore, IKV is responsible for several programs in the nursing profession as well as separate courses and supplementary courses. IKV has a strong connection to the clinical work at the Akademiska sjukhuset.
We are looking for a postdoc in molecular neuroendocrine tumor research.
Research within molecular mechanisms in neuroendocrine tumors, especially epigenetics. In addition, responsibility for the groups's laboratory activities including sample collections, consumables etc.
Applicants should hold a PhD or a degree equivalant to a PhD, not older than 3 years.
Particular emphasis will be placed on scientific skills within molecular research of neuroendocrine tumors, especially epigenetics. Great emphasis will be placed on personal suitability.
In filling this position, we aim to recruit the person who, in a combined evaluation of competence, skills and documented qualifications, is judged most suitable to carry out and develop the current duties and to contribute to a positive development of the department.
Your application should be written in English and must include a personal letter with a short description of yourself and the reasons why you are interested in the position. You must also include a CV, full list of your scientific publications, a short desciption of future research projects, a list of your external research funds and an authorized copy of your degree diploma.
Uppsala University values the qualities that even gender distribution and diversity add to the organization. We therefore welcome applicants of all genders, and with different birth background and life experience.
Conditions of employment: Full time for two years
Pay: Individual salary
For further information about the position please contact dean, professor Eva Tiensuu Janson, 018-611 4289, or Deputy Head of the Faculty Office Martin Wahlén, 018-471 18 81. For information regarding employment contact personnel administrator Higran Saghir, firstname.lastname@example.org
You are welcome to submit your application no later than november 27th 2017, UFV-PA 2017/3155
We decline offers of recruitment and advertising help. We only accept the application the way described in the advertisement.
Placement: Department of Surgical Sciences
Type of employment: Full time , Temporary position longer than 6 months
Pay: Fixed pay
Number of positions: 1
Working hours: 100%
County: Uppsala län
Per Sundman, Saco-rådet
Ellena Papaioannou, Seko 018-471 3315
Suzanne Borén Andersson, TCO/ST 018-471 6251
Number of reference: UFV-PA 2017/3155
Last application date: 2017-11-27