Department of Laboratory Medicine

Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world’s top 100 universities. The University has 40 000 students and more than 8 000 staff based in Lund, Helsingborg and Malmö. We are united in our efforts to understand, explain and improve our world and the human condition.

The Faculty of Medicine is a part of Lund University, and is responsible for education and research within medicine and healthcare. Our academic programs are closely linked with the healthcare system and are firmly anchored in the faculty’s strong research tradition. Our research spans a broad field within experimental preclinical research, near-patient clinical research and health sciences research. The Faculty of Medicine, with its 1,800 employees and 2,700 students in Lund and Malmö, is a knowledge-intensive meeting place for students, teachers and researchers from all over the world.

The Department of Laboratory Medicine is one of six departments at Lund University’s Faculty of Medicine. We conduct leading research, both broad and specialised, within the field of laboratory medicine, focusing on the onset of disease and how we can improve diagnostics and treatment for patients. Some of our strongest areas with world-class research deal with cancer, genetics and blood.

Successful applicant should have extensive expertise in molecular biology, which is a necessary requirement to study the function of noncoding (nc) protein RNA species in stem and cancer cell.

Job assignments:

Employ high-throughtput RNA-seq methods to delineate the function of small ncRNA in stem cells and during lineage-specific differentiation programs. Successful applicant will be responsible for bioinformatic analysis, experimental planning and validation of sequencing results.

Qualifications requested:

Applicant should hold a PhD in Biology, a strong background in RNA and stem cell biology and the ability to work independently as well as part of a team. Excellent verbal and written English communications skills are required.

Temporary employment 2018-07-22--2018-12-31.

Type of employment Temporary position 3-6 months
Employment expires 2018-12-31
Contract type Full time
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100 %
City Lund
County Skåne län
Country Sweden
Reference number PA2018/1827
  • Cristian Bellodi, biträdande universitetslektor,
Union representative
  • OFR/ST:Fackförbundet ST:s kansli, 046-222 93 62
  • SACO:Saco-s-rådet vid Lunds universitet, 046-222 93 64
Published 30.May.2018
Last application date 13.Jun.2018 11:59 PM CET

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