One position as postdoctor in neurological sciences with specialisation in child neurological research
Sort on published: 2017-07-13
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Two year employment, 100 %.
Description: The position is funded from Hedström’s foundation, Ländell’s foundation, Eriksson’s foundation and Larsson’s foundation. The position will be placed at one of the departments within the faculty of medicine.
Duties: Neurological research preferably research regarding child neurology.
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 neurological research with relevance for child neurology. 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.
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 9 September 2017, UFV-PA 2017/2592
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Placement: Department of Women's and Children's Health
Type of employment: Full time , Temporary position longer than 6 months
Number of positions: 1
Working hours: 100%
County: Uppsala län
Per Sundman, Saco-rådet
Suzanne Borén Andersson, TCO/ST 018-471 6251
Ellena Papaioannou, Seko 018-471 3315
Number of reference: UFV-PA 2017/2592
Last application date: 2017-09-09