We are hiring a research engineer in the area of cryo-EM to student
bioenergetic complexes of photosynthesis. Research in our group is on
photosystems as well as respiratory complexes in mitochondria, including how
these proteins are arranged, their dynamics, and regulation. We have a close
collaboration between KTH, Stockholm University, and Umeå University as part
of a Agenda 2030 consortium for sustainability. The laboratory has excellent
access to cryo-EM infrastructure. The position includes the following:
planning and execution of experiments related to structure and biochemistry of
photosystems and analysis of data and writing research reports,
What we offer
A position at a leading technical university that generates knowledge and
skills for a sustainable future.
Engaged and ambitious colleagues along with a creative, international and
dynamic working environment
Work in Stockholm, in close proximity to nature
Help to relocate and get settled in Sweden and at KTH
A graduate degree or an advanced level (higher education) in the research
subject or equivalent competence.
Completed bachelors degree or equivalent within biochemistry or molecular
Experience in cryo-EM and visualization of protein structure
Experience in writing research reports or articles
Preferred candidate is independent, takes initiative, and energetic
Preferred candidate has good ability to collaborate
It is a merit if you have awareness of diversity and equal opportunity
issues, with specific focus on gender equality
Great emphasis will be placed on personal competency.
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CV including relevant professional experience and knowledge.
Copy of diplomas and grades from your previous university studies.
Translations into English or Swedish if the original documents have not
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Brief account of why you want to conduct research, your academic interests
and how they relate to your previous studies and future goals. Max one
Your complete application must be received by KTH no later than the last day
of application, midnight CET/CEST (Central European Time/Central European
About the employment
The employment is valid for a limited time according to the agreement - for
up to 6 months, with access according to agreement.
Striving towards gender equality, diversity and equal conditions is both a
question of quality for KTH and a given part of our values.
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