Lund University, LTH, Institutionen för immunteknologi

Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world’s top universities. The University has around 47 000 students and more than 8 800 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.

Description of the workplace
The position is placed at the Department of Immunotechnology, physically located at the Medicon Village Science Park in Lund. The specific research group constitutes two senior researchers, two doctoral students, five postdocs/technical staff and multiple master thesis students/guest researchers. Read more about the Department of Immunotechnology, and the Cancertarget group at and Sara Ek | Immunotechnology (

We offer
Lund University is a public authority which means that employees get particular benefits, generous annual leave and an advantageous occupational pension scheme. Read more on the University website about being a Lund University employee Work at Lund University 

Work duties
The work duties include project management of translational projects in collaboration with Skåne University Hospital and other clinical collaborators. Your will be responsible for the full workflow from staining of tissue sections, image and spatial omics instrumentation handling and down-stream bioinformatic analyses.

Required qualifications for the position are:

  • A PhD in biomedicine, immunologyor bioinformatics
  • Very good oral and written proficiency in English. 
  • Knowledge in B-cell lymphoma biology, onco-immunology, statistical analyses and bioinformatics
  • Experience in spatial omics technologies, including morphology staining of tissue and handling of the GeoMx instrument.
  • Deep knowledge and broad experience in bioinformatic workflows in R and Python
  • Documented project management ability
  • Experience in translational scientific work and multi-disciplinary collaborations

Additional qualifications for the position are:

  • Documented ability to draft scientific text and independently summarize data into manuscripts for submission.
  • Experience with multi-omics data integration

Consideration will also be given to how the applicant’s experience and skills complement and strengthen ongoing research within the department, and how they stand to contribute to its future development. 

Further information
Employment is for 100% of full-time during May 1, 2023 until March 31 2024.

How to apply 
Applications are to be submitted via the University’s recruitment system. The application should include a CV and a personal letter justifying your interest in the position and how it matches your qualifications. The application should also include a degree certificate or equivalent and any other document to which you would like to draw attention (copies of grade transcripts, details of referees, letters of recommendation, etc.)” To apply for academic positions at LTH | LTH, Faculty of Engineering 

Welcome with your application! 

Type of employment Temporary position
Contract type Full time
First day of employment According to agreement
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 100
City Lund
County Skåne län
Country Sweden
Reference number PA2023/684
  • Sara Ek, 046-2220000
Union representative
  • OFR/ST:Fackförbundet ST:s kansli, 046-2229362
  • SACO:Saco-s-rådet vid Lunds universitet,
  • SEKO: Seko Civil, 046-2229366
Published 10.Mar.2023
Last application date 24.Mar.2023 11:59 PM CET

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