The job includes the following main tasks:
in vitro selection of antibody candidates using phage display and the
identification of unique binders
characterization of binding and biophysical properties using a variety of
protein engineering to functionalize and modify antibody candidates
development of new modalities for protein-protein interactions
documentation and reporting of results
The position offers excellent opportunities for learning and development since
our ambition is that every group member should become as versatile as
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.
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A Master's - or Civil engineer degree, or an equivalent foreign degree, in
biotechnology, cell or molecular biology, biochemistry, biophysics, or
Solid practical experience in molecular biological work
Solid practical experience in protein purification and characterization
Excellent ability to communicate in English, both orally and in writing
Experience in phage display selection.
Experience in alternative in vitro display techniques
Experience in protein engineering
Experience in protein expression using different systems
Experience from the pharma/biotech industry
Awareness of diversity and equal opportunity issues, with specific focus
on gender equality
Great emphasis will be placed on personal competency, and in addition to the
mentioned qualifications above, a successful candidate is also expected to
meet the following requirements:
Excellent teamwork ability and a goal and results-oriented focus.
Excellent problem-solving analytical ability with an independent,
structured, and thorough working style
Interest and ability to learn new methods and ways of working
A high degree of integrity, motivation, and flexibility at work
Trade union representatives
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Personal letter and 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 been issued in any of these languages.
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 until further notice (permanent post) according to
The employment begins with a six-month probationary period.
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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