Researcher in Virology
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The Department of Medical Biochemistry and Microbiology (IMBIM) at Uppsala University provides a broad international environment for research and teaching. The Department's research covers three collaborative and partially integrated sections: Cancer, infections and immunity as well as genetics and genomics. More info: http://www.imbim.uu.se/research-areas/
Description of the projects: The co-worker will be involved in the project of “the roles of heparan sulfate and heparanase in virus infection”, which requires both creative and new solutions, and extensive techniques in handling viruses.
Duties: The overall goal of this position is to fit into the ongoing studies of the group. The major task is to complete the ongoing project. The candidate is expected to independently pursue the studies and solve potential technical problems when encountered. Supervise students and some teaching may be included.
Qualifications: PhD with basic training in virology. We are looking for a responsible and scientifically enthusiastic researcher. The candidate must be strongly motivated to carry out the project and contribute by providing new creative ideas and experimental skills. This project requires that the candidate can work independently while also having excellent collaborative experiences. The candidate is expected to have strong curiosity to science, and must be well organized and systematic in lab work, as well as reliable and disciplined, so that laboratories and instruments are kept clean and in good working order. Applications will be assessed based on knowledge and skills related to the projects. The university will only consider candidates who, after an overall assessment, show the highest qualifications and personal qualities for performing and developing the project tasks and contributing to the positive development of the department and its activities. We emphasize the importance of personal suitability for this position.
Pay: Individual salary
Starting date: 2022-01-01
Type of employment: Temporary position until 2022-06-30
Working hours: 100 %
For further information about the position please contact: Professor Jin-Ping Li, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
You are welcome to submit your application no later than December 9, 2021. UFV-PA 2021/4331.
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Placement: Department of Medical Biochemistry and Microbiology
Type of employment: Full time , Temporary position 3-6 months
Number of positions: 1
Working hours: 100 %
County: Uppsala län
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Number of reference: UFV-PA 2021/4331
Last application date: 2021-12-09
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