Uppsala University, Department of Pharmaceutical Biosciences

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Assistant in research in the subject of Bioinformatics. Method development for creating AI solutions for analyzing single cell morphology.


  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant subject.
  • Completed project in single cell analysis of cell painting data.
  • Experience with multivariate methods, supervised and unsupervised machine learning including deep neural networks and self-supervised transformers, applied to data from single cell morphology.
  • Good programming skills in Python and version control with git.
  • Experience with virtualized computing resources, Kubernetes clusters, GPU, and high-performance computing centers.
  • Excellent communication skills in written and spoken English, as well as good documentation skills.

Image analysis with the software Cell Profiler and Deep Profiler. 

About the position
The position is limited to 5 months. It is a full-time position. Start date: August 1, 2024. Location: Uppsala.

Information about the position is provided by: Professor Ola Spjuth, email ola.spjuth@uu.se.

Welcome with your application no later than June 10, 2024, UFV-PA 2024/1724.

Type of employment Temporary position
Contract type Full time
First day of employment 2024-08-01
Salary Individual salary
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 100
City Uppsala
County Uppsala län
Country Sweden
Reference number UFV-PA 2024/1724
Union representative
  • Seko Universitetsklubben, seko@uu.se
  • ST/TCO, tco@fackorg.uu.se
  • Saco-S-föreningen, saco-s@uu.se
Published 22.May.2024
Last application date 10.Jun.2024 11:59 PM CEST

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