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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.
at the Department of Cell and Molecular Biology. The position is permanent with a 6-month probationary period.
The position is in Associate Professor Sebastian Deindl’s laboratory in the Program for Molecular Systems Biology (http://deindl-lab.com/). The research group focuses its efforts on the study of the structure and dynamics of molecular machines using advanced fluorescence imaging and structural biology approaches. One major focus are nucleic-acid interacting enzymes whose aberrant function or dysregulation is often associated with severe diseases such as cancer.
Work description: You will work in an international research team with the ultimate goal to understand the fundamental mechanisms that enable function and regulation of molecular machines. The work includes lab management, purchase of reagents, and operational responsibility for equipment on the one hand, and laboratory work such as the purification of proteins and nucleosomes on the other hand. You will have a pivotal role in an organization that performs research on an internationally competitive level and you will collaborate daily with members of the research team and the department.
Qualifications required: Master of Science in Microbiology or Molecular Biology. Good communication skills in English.
Desired qualifications: Documented skills in bio-molecular techniques such as PCR and cloning as well as protein purification and biochemistry are meriting. The ability to communicate in Swedish is a plus. The ability to interact socially with the rest of the group will be highly valued when selecting a candidate, as will other personal characteristics such as sense of responsibility, accuracy, creativity and problem solving abilities.
Application: Applications should include a brief description of research interests and relevant experience, a CV, copies of diplomas and certificates as well as other relevant documents that you wish to refer to.
Uppsala University strives to be an inclusive workplace that promotes equal opportunities and attracts qualified candidates who can contribute to the University’s excellence and diversity. We welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people of all backgrounds.
Salary: Individual salary
Starting date: 01-02-2018, or according to agreement.
Employment: Permanent position, probation period applies.
For further information about the position, please contact Sebastian Deindl email@example.com phone: +46 18 471 4696
Please submit your application by 8 January 2018, 2017, UFV-PA 2017/4304
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Placement: Department of Cell and Molecular Biology
Type of employment: Full time , Permanent position
Pay: fixed pay
Number of positions: 1
Working hours: 100%
County: Uppsala län
Ellena Papaioannou, Seko
Per Sundman, Saco-rådet 018-471 1485
Suzanne Borén Andersson, TCO/ST 018-471 6251
Number of reference: UFV-PA 2017/4304
Last application date: 2018-01-08