Uppsala University, Department of Organismal Biology

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.

The Department of Organismal Biology teach about, and explores the evolution, development and function on the organismal level. We study the deepest branches of the tree of life with the help of bioinformatics and experimental molecular techniques. Research about how chemicals of anthropogenic origin interact with cellular functions and cause long-lasting adverse health effects in humans and wildlife is also performed. For more information see www.iob.uu.se.

Duties: Segmentation (three-dimensional modelling) of synchrotron scan data of fossil vertebrates.

Requirements: Bachelor degree in vertebrate palaeontology, zoology or similar. Practical experience of segmentation of fossil anatomy from tomographic data sets.

Additional qualifications: : Experience with the segmentation software packages VGStudio MAX or MIMICS is valuable.

Uppsala University strives to be an inclusive workplace that promotes equal opportunities and attracts qualified candidates who can contribute to the University’s excellence and diversity. We welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people of all backgrounds.

Salary: Individual salary.

Starting date: 10-02-2020 or as otherwise agreed.

Type of employment: Temporary position ending 31-12-2020. 

Scope of employment: 100%

For further information about the position please contact: Per Ahlberg, e-mail per.ahlberg@ebc.uu.se 

Please submit your application by 28 January 2020, UFV-PA 2019/4738.

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Type of employment Temporary position longer than 6 months
Contract type Full time
First day of employment 2020-02-10
Salary Individual salary
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100%
City Uppsala
County Uppsala län
Country Sweden
Reference number UFV-PA 2019/4738
Union representative
  • Seko Universitetsklubben, seko@uadm.uu.se
  • ST/TCO, tco@fackorg.uu.se
  • Saco-rådet, saco@uadm.uu.se
Published 14.Jan.2020
Last application date 28.Jan.2020 11:59 PM CET

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