University of Gothenburg, Sweden Logo

Associate researcher position in Biology, Biomedicine, Biotechnology – Gothenburg, Sweden

Sweden, University of Gothenburg

Krefting Research Center, Institute of Medicine, is recruiting an Assistant Researcher for a 1-year contract at University of Gothenburg, Sweden – Dec 2021

Scroll Down for Content

General Info

Position: Associate researcher
No. of Positions: 1
Research Field: , ,
Deadline to Apply: Expired
Joining Date: ASAP
Contract Period: 1 Year
Salary: According to Standard Norms

Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Nutrition
Institute of Medicine
University of Gothenburg

Gothenburg, ,

Scroll Down for Content

Qualification Details

We are looking for you who have a bachelor degree in laboratory medicine (for example biology, biomedicine, biotechnology or other equivalent education), preferably with previous experience of laboratory work focused on research. Experience of cell culture (both cell lines and primary cells), protein and RNA extraction, western blot, real-time PCR, histological techniques, ELISA and flow cytometry are meritorious. Furthermore, some experience in bioinformatics is a desirable qualification. It is important that you are thorough, have a good ability to work in a team and that you can work independently. The work requires a good ability in English speech and writing, as the work environment is international. Great emphasis will be placed on personal suitability.

Responsibilities/Job Description

The tasks includes practical laboratory work such as cell cultures and cell isolation from blood samples and tissue. The work also includes isolation of RNA (mRNA and miRNA) and proteins from cells and analysis by PCR and flow cytometry and western blot. The work is varied and may also include several other analyzes. An important part of the work consists of keeping accurate protocols and analyzing and summarizing results.

How to Apply?

Online Application through "Apply Now" Button from this page

Reference Number: PAR 2021/1582
(If any, use it in the necessary place)

Scroll Down for Content

Documents Required

  • A cover letter giving and a motivation to why you are applying for the position
  • CV
  • Certificate of bachelor´s degree
  • Contact details of two references

About the Department

The Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Nutrition, at the Institute of Medicine, conducts research in several different areas, such as endocrinology, hematology, gastroenterology, hypertension, respiratory medicine and allergology, and clinical nutrition focusing on body composition and energy metabolism. The research is conducted in close collaboration with health care at both the Sahlgrenska University Hospital and Mölndal Hospital.

About the Employer:

Note or Other details


Union representatives at the University of Gothenburg:

Information for International Applicants

Choosing a career in a foreign country is a big step. Thus, to give you a general idea of what we and Gothenburg have to offer in terms of benefits and life in general for you and your family/spouse/partner please visit:

Scroll Down for Content

Contact details

Madeleine Rådinger, Assistant Head of Department/Professor, +46(0)31 7866713,

Advertisement Details:

Other Vacancies from this field

Scroll Down for Content

Support us by Sharing!