Researcher

Göteborg University

Sweden

November 11, 2021

Description

The University of Gothenburg tackles society's challenges with diverse knowledge. 53 500 students and 6 500 employees make the university a large and inspiring place to work and study. Strong research and attractive study programmes attract scientists and students from around the world. With new knowledge and new perspectives, the University contributes to a better future.

The Institute of Clinical Sciences, is searching for a researcher to work within projects in cancer epidemiology, radiobiological modelling and advanced survival analyses. The research group has large experience of epidemiological and clinical research in which molecular markers and dose data are used to study effects on tumours but also to study side effects of treatment, such as elevated risk of cancer occurrence after treatment. The new knowledge will help to better balance risks and benefits of different new cancer treatments.

Job assignments

The researcher will work within projects in cancer epidemiology, radiobiological modelling and advanced survival analyses. The task is to perform independent work in the group with dose-response analyses using the software EPICURE, perform linkage of cohorts to several population-bases registers, perform methods for calculations of relative survival and competing risk analyses.

Qualifications

For the position as researcher, a PhD in medical sciences is required. Documented competence in cancer epidemiology, radiophysics and statistics within clinical sciences is a strongly meritorious. Experience of epidemiological cancer research and experience of radiobiological research is needed.

Employment

The employment is limited (temporary) for 12 months, 70 % of full-time and is placed at the Institute of Clinical Sciences. Starting date; 2022-01-01

For further information regarding the position

If you have questions regarding the position please contact professor Per Karlsson, phone: 031-342 1000, epost: per.karlsson@oncology.gu.se

Unions

Union representatives at the University of Gothenburg: https: // www. gu.se/en/about-the-university/work-at-the-university-of- gothenburg/how-to-apply

Information for International Applicants

Choosing a career in a foreign country is a big step. Thus, to give you a general idea of what we and Gothenburg have to offer in terms of benefits and life in general for you and your family/spouse/partner please visit:

https: // www. gu.se/en/about-the-university/welcome-services https: // www. movetogothenburg.com/

How to apply

In order to apply for a position at the University of Gothenburg, you have to register an account in our online recruitment system. The application must include a personal letter motivating the application and a CV also including scientific publications. 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. The selection of candidates is made on the basis of the qualifications registered in the application.

Closing date : 2021-11-11

The University of Gothenburg promotes equal opportunities, equality and diversity.

Salary is determined on an individual basis.

Applications will be destroyed or returned (upon request) two years after the decision of employment has become final. Applications from the employed and from those who appeal the decision will not be returned.

In connection to this recruitment, we have already decided which recruitment channels we should use. We therefore decline further contact with vendors, recruitment and staffing companies.

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