Department of Experimental Medical Science

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.

Project: Pre-clinical validation of stem cell derived DA neurons that will subsequently be used in a clinical trial.

Work tasks

The tasks include:

- establishing pre-clinical in vivo models

- cell transplantation

- behavioral assessment

- histology and microscopy

Qualifications

- The applicant must have a PhD in biotechnology, biomedical engineering, stem cell biology, neurobiology, or equivalent.

- Experience with in vitro an in vivo models at PhD and postgraduate level

- Documented experience with work on pluripotent stem cells

- Experience with generation and use of viral vectors

- Documented experience with gene expression analysis

- Ability to work well in collaborative projects

Experience with work with stereotactic surgery, microscopy and histology, cloning and genetic modification of stem cells is a merit.

Type of employment Temporary position 3-6 months
Contract type Full time
First day of employment 2019-06-01
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100
City Lund
County Skåne län
Country Sweden
Reference number PA2019/1119
Contact
  • Malin Parmar, 046-2220620
Union representative
  • OFR/ST:Fackförbundet ST:s kansli, 046-222 93 62
  • SACO:Saco-s-rådet vid Lunds universitet, 046-222 93 64
  • SEKO: Seko Civil, 046-222 93 66
Published 29.Mar.2019
Last application date 12.Apr.2019 11:59 PM CET

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