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 150 employees and a number of visiting researchers andfellow students. The department has twelve research groups with a common administration and we aredoing research and teaching in pharmaceutical cell biology / biochemistry, pharmacology, pharmaceutical and drug addiction, pharmacotherapy, pharmacokinetics, pharmacometry, clinicalpharmacy, 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.

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 April 23 2020, UFV-PA 2020/1260.

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Type of employment Temporary position longer than 6 months
Contract type Full time
First day of employment omgående
Salary fast månadslön
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100
City Uppsala
County Uppsala län
Country Sweden
Reference number UFV-PA 2020/1260
Union representative
  • Seko Universitetsklubben, seko@uadm.uu.se
  • ST/TCO, tco@fackorg.uu.se
  • Saco-rådet, saco@uadm.uu.se
Published 02.Apr.2020
Last application date 23.Apr.2020 11:59 PM CET

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