Laboratory assistant (temporary employment)

Stockholm University


October 6, 2022


atthe Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies. Closing date: 6 October 2022.

The Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies is the largest archaeological environment in Sweden and was in 2006 and 2014 appointed leading research area at Stockholm University. It consists of six sections: Archaeology, Stockholm Numismatic Institute, the Archaeological Research Laboratory, the Osteoarchaeological Research Laboratory, Classical Archaeology and Ancient History, Centre for the Study of Cultural Evolution and Centre for paleogenetics. Both research and education at the Department comprise different areas and time periods.

The Archaeological Research Laboratory is looking for a laboratory assistant.

Main responsibilities Main responsibilities are daily maintenance in the laboratory as well as running the different instrumentation. Be of technical assistance to researchers, postgraduate and undergraduate students with chemical and biological analyses of archaeological source materials. It is also expected that the laboratory assistant participates in the daily activities at the Archaeological Research Laboratory.

Qualification requirements We are looking for someone with a master degree in a relevant area, e.g. archaeological science, and with documented experience of laboratory work. Experience from work with archeological artefacts, archaeological methods, particularly stable isotopes is an advantage. We value collaborative and analytical skills, ability to work independently as well as a well-developed sense of responsibility and service mindedness. The applicant needs a well- developed ability to communicate.

Terms of employment This is a full-time substitute position ending March 30 2023, with the possibility of extension. Salaries at Stockholm University are determined individually; therefore, please indicate your requested salary. Starting date: immediate.

Stockholm University strives to be a workplace free from discrimination and with equal opportunities for all.

Contact Further information about the position can be obtained from head of department, Professor Kerstin Lidén, telephone: +46 8 16 29 48,

Union representatives Ingrid Lander (Saco-S), telephone: +46 708 16 26 64,, Alejandra Pizarro Carrasco (Fackförbundet ST/Lärarförbundet), telephone: +46 8 16 34 89,, and (SEKO).

Application Apply for the position at Stockholm University's recruitment system. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that the application is complete in accordance with the instructions in the job advertisement, and that it is submitted before the deadline.

Only include the cover letter and CV in your application. Bring copies of grades and certificates if you are called to an interview.

The instructions for applicants are available at: How to apply for a position.

You are welcome to apply!

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