Lund University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Translational Medicine

Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world’s top universities. The University has around 45 000 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.

Lund University welcomes applicants with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We regard gender equality and diversity as a strength and an asset.

About the research group 
The multidisciplinary and well-funded Riesbeck Research Group, Faculty of Medicine at Lund University is recruiting an assistant researcher. The Riesbeck lab is located at Department of Translatioanl Medicine in Malmö. The research is described here;

Temporary employment during the period 220301 until 240228. (100 %). 

Work tasks
Independently conduct projects, do literature searches (analysis of the surrounding world), plan experiments and then experiment. Supervision of students is also included in the tasks.


  • PhD
  • 2 years of post-doc experience in microbiology or similar areas. 
  • Documented skills within the fields of complement regulation and antimicrobial therapy. 
  • The applicant needs to have expertise in host/ pathogen interactions, and also experience of wound healing assays and antimicrobial peptides. Furthermore, it is importat that you have experience in flow cytometry, biochemistry and cell biology.

The personality is very important since we are building a new team. You should be accurate in your work tasks, and have documented experience of supervision of MSc students or equivalents.

Other merits
Scientific competence proven through publications in international peer-reviewed journals

Type of employment Temporary position
Contract type Full time
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 100
City Malmö
County Skåne län
Country Sweden
Reference number PA2021/3779
  • Sarah Quist, personalsamordnare, +46 40 39 10 55
  • Kristian Riesbeck, rekryterande chef , +46 40 33 84 94
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 16.Dec.2021
Last application date 30.Dec.2021 11:59 PM CET

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