Uppsala University, Department of Pharmaceutical Biosciences

Uppsala University is a comprehensive research-intensive university with a strong international standing. Our mission is to pursue top-quality research and education and to interact constructively with society. Our most important assets are all the individuals whose curiosity and dedication make Uppsala University one of Sweden’s most exciting workplaces. Uppsala University has 46.000 students, 7.300 employees and a turnover of SEK 7.3 billion.

Department of Pharmaceutical Biosciences has 140 employees and a number of visiting researchers and fellow students. The department has twelve research groups with a common administration and we are doing research and teaching in pharmaceutical cell biology / biochemistry, pharmacology, pharmaceutical and drug addiction, pharmacotherapy, pharmacokinetics, pharmacometry, clinical pharmacy, bioinformatics, imaging mass spectrometry, molecular neuropharmacology, immunology, biological drugs / biotechnology as well as toxicology and drug safety. More information about the department and its activities can be found at www.farmbio.uu.se

Tasks: To develop computational tools to reveal the spatial organisation of biological processes from mass spectrometry imaging (MSI) data obtained from biological samples and from different types of MSI techniques. The tasks include research and assignment research projects. Work includes development of software for the processing of MSI data and to analyse the data with methods such as multivariate statistical methods. The work also includes to practically supervise students, PhD students, and others with regard to biological analyses using mass spectrometric technology (max. 20%).

Qualifications: Eligible to be employed as a researcher is the person who has completed a doctoral degree (PhD) in the field of pharmaceutical, medical, bioinformatics or similar area, or holds a foreign degree which correspond to the doctorate degree in the specified field. Experiences in processing data from MSI analyses, software development for MSI and bioinformatic (multivariate statistical) methods for data analysis are needed.

University values the qualities that even gender distribution and diversity add to the business. We therefore look forward to searching for all sexes and with different birth background, functionality and life experience.

Salary: Individual salaries.

Starting date: After agreement.

Type of employment: Temporary position 2 years.

Scope of employment: 100 %

For further information about the position please contact: professor Per Andrén, e-post Per.Andren@farmbio.uu.se. or administrative coordinator Marina Rönngren, e-mail marina.ronngren@farmbio.uu.se. 

Please submit your application by December 16 2019, UFV-PA 2019/3794. 

Type of employment Temporary position longer than 6 months
Contract type Full time
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100 %
City Uppsala
County Uppsala län
Country Sweden
Reference number UFV-PA 2019/3794
Union representative
  • Seko Universitetsklubben, seko@uadm.uu.se
  • ST/TCO, tco@fackorg.uu.se
  • Saco-rådet, saco@uadm.uu.se
Published 29.Nov.2019
Last application date 16.Dec.2019 11:59 PM CET

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