One position as postdoctor in medical research
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Two year employment, 100 %.
Description: The position is funded from Lundberg’s foundation, S och B Engströms’ Foundation and Wessler’s foundation. The position will be placed at one of the departments within the faculty of medicine.
Duties: Medical research, primarily in the field of medical biochemical research.
Qualifications: Eligible for employment as postdoctor are those who have a doctoral degree or a foreign degree found to be equivalent with a doctoral degree. The degree shall have been obtained at most three years before the deadline for applications. If there are special reasons the degree may have been obtained earlier. Special reasons refers to absence due to illness, parental leave, commissions of trust within trade unions or other similar circumstances.
Assessment: Special emphasis will be placed on academic proficiency within medical biochemical research. Personal characteristics will be considered.
Following the qualitative holistic assessment of competence and expertise, the applicants who are judged to have the best potential to carry out and develop the relevant duties and to help advance operations will be selected.
Application: The application should apart from your application letter and CV, contain a list of your publications, a brief description of your research project, a list of your external research funding and your doctoral diploma. The application should also contain a certificate from the department head that the department can host the applicant.
Salary: The salary will be set individually. Please state your preferred salary in the application.
Information regarding the position will be given by the dean, professor Eva Tiensuu Janson, +46 18 611 4289, or administrative officer Martin Wahlén, +46 18 471 18 81.
You are welcome to submit your application by 1st november 2018. UFV-PA 2018/3173.
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Number of reference: UFV-PA 2018/3173
Last application date: 2018-11-01
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