Faculty of Medicine, Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund
Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world's
top 100 universities. The University has around 44 000 students and more than
8 000 staff based in Lund, Helsingborg and Malmö. We are united in our efforts
to understand, explain and improve our world and the human condition.
Lund University welcomes applicants with diverse backgrounds and experiences.
We regard gender equality and diversity as a strength and an asset.
Description of the workplace
Our research group is intrigued by how we can utilize the setting of normal
embryonic nervous system development to understand tumor initiation. We have a
highly transdisciplinary approach, merging the worlds of developmental and
cancer biology. We are physically located at BMC in Lund and are part of the
strategic areas Lund Stem Cell Center (SCC) and Lund University Cancer
We perform research of high quality while maintaining a stimulating and
We are now looking for a driven laboratory assistant to support the project.
As a workplace, we safeguard a good work environment with respect and
consideration in our relationships with each other.
Lund University is a government agency, which means that you receive special
benefits, generous holidays and a favorable occupational pension. We also have
a flexitime agreement that creates good conditions for a balance between work
Read more on the university's website about being employed at Lund University,
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Duties and responsibilities
In the role of laboratory assistant you will mainly carry out practical
work in the laboratory and take active part in group meetings. Other tasks
within the research group may also occur.
Requirements for the employment are:
- MSc in biomedicine and biology or equivalent degree from a foreign
- Experience of practical work with chick embryos, cryosectioning, confocal
imaging, immunohistochemistry, cell culture, cell implantations and
- Experience of working in a team with common goals.
- Very good knowledge of the English language, both orally and in writing.
- That you are independent and have the ability to run a project.
- That you are communicative.
- Previous research studies in the laboratory such as MSc thesis.
- Experience from an Erasmus exchange from a foreign university.
- The ability to absorb new information in a short time
- That you have great motivation and drive for your work.
The employment is a fixed-term employment for 6 months, full-time and with a
start date of 15 February 2022, or by agreement
How to apply
The position is applied for via the university's recruitment system. The
application must contain a personal letter in which you describe how you meet
the qualification requirements and why you are interested in the employment.
The application must also contain a CV and other things that you wish to
invoke (copies of diplomas, grades, information for references, letters of
The Faculty of Medicine is a part of Lund University, and is responsible for
education and research within medicine and healthcare. Our academic programs
are closely linked with the healthcare system and are firmly anchored in the
faculty's strong research tradition. Our research spans a broad field within
experimental preclinical research, near-patient clinical research and health
sciences research. The Faculty of Medicine, with its 1,800 employees and 2,700
students in Lund and Malmö, is a knowledge-intensive meeting place for
students, teachers and researchers from all over the world.
We kindly decline all sales and marketing contacts.
Type of employment Temporary position 3-6 months
Employment expires 2022-08-15
Contract type Full time
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100 %
County Skåne län
Reference number PA2022/7
Sofie Mohlin, docent, 046 222 64 18
Sara Skogar, personalsamordnare, 046-222 49 61
OFR/ST:Fackförbundet ST:s kansli, 046-222 93 62
SACO:Saco-s-rådet vid Lunds universitet, 046-222 93 64
SEKO: Seko Civil, 046-222 93 66
Last application date 25.Jan.2022 11:59 PM CET
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