Project assistant at Erken Laboratory
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The Department of Ecology and Genetics is an international environment with staff and students from all over the world. Our research spans from evolutionary ecology and genetics to studies of ecosystems. For more information, see www.ieg.uu.se.
A position as a project assistant in Limnology with special focus on water and sediment chemistry is available at the field station of the Department, the Erken Laboratory, see www.ieg.uu.se/erken-laboratory
Duties: The candidate will work with the analysis of samples in the certified laboratory of the field station, in particular analyses of water and sediment chemistry of freshwater and brackish samples. Focus will be on the analysis of sediment, such as measurements of total phosphorus concentrations, water content and loss of ignition.
Qualifications required: University education in biology, environment, chemistry or natural sciences or completed university courses within the same subject areas. The candidate should have previous experience with laboratory work and needs to be able to work as part of a team as well as independently and accurately. Candidates must be fluent in spoken as well as written English or Swedish.
Qualifications desired: Previous experience with analyses of water and sediment chemistry.
Position: The position is a temporary position (2 months) on 100%
Salary: Individual salary.
Starting date: 2019-09-01, or as agreed.
Application: The application should include 1) a letter of intent describing yourself and why you want this position, 2) relevant certificates about your education, 3) a CV and 4) the names and contact information to at least two reference persons (e-mail address and phone no.). The application can be written in Swedish or English.
Uppsala University aims for gender balance and diversity in all activities in order to achieve a higher quality at all levels of the organization. We therefore welcome applicants of any gender and with different birth background, functionality and life experience.
For further information about the position please contact: Senior Lecturer Silke Langenheder email@example.com, +46 18 471 27 10.
You are welcome to submit your application no later than 2019-08-05. UFV-PA 2019/2540.
Please do not send offers of recruitment or advertising services. Applications must be submitted as described in this advertisement.
Placement: Department of Ecology and Genetics
Type of employment: Full time , Temporary position shorter than 3 months
Pay: Individual salary
Number of positions: 1
Working hours: 100%
Town: Norr Malma
County: Stockholms län
Number of reference: UFV-PA 2019/2540
Last application date: 2019-08-05
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