Karolinska Institutet

The Department of Dental Medicine at Campus Flemingsberg focuses on the education of dentists and
dental hygienists. In addition, we perform research, dental specialization training and provide patient
care by specialist dentists.
Karolinska Institutet and the rest of Scandinavia have been world leaders in dentistry for decades.

This position is available in the group of Associate Professor Tülay Yucel-Lindberg at the Department of Dental Medicine, Division of Oral Diseases. Our research group focuses on gene expression profiling and characterising molecular mechanisms underlying the pathogenesis of the inflammatory disease periodontitis and its relationship with other chronic inflammatory diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis.

We are looking for a dedicated senior lab scientist or senior lab manager to join our group. The works will primarily focus on laboratory work including cell culturing, molecular biology techniques such as qPCR, flow cytometry, Luminex, histology/immunohistochemistry, antibody production and purification, and handling of dental clinical samples. The work involves also supervision of students, participation in different ongoing research projects and responsibilities to design and conduct experimental research as well as analyse and interpret the results.

Entry requirements
The successful applicant will have a PhD degree in molecular biology/ biotechnology or a closely related subject, as well as minimum 4 years of experience as postdoc from similar work. We expect the applicant to be a positive, flexible and highly motivated person with superior communication skills and ability to integrate efficiently in a research team. Proven ability to express yourself in speech and writing in English as well as previous laboratory experience of basic molecular biology, histolog/immunohistochemistry/confocal microscopy, and cell culturing are set of requirements. In addition, the applicant will be involved in supervising (postdocs, PhD students and Master’s students), publication processes, and organising laboratory routines. Candidate is also expected to be familiar with the KLARA chemicals register system.

Application process
The application is to be submitted on the MyNetwork recruitment system and should include following documents in Swedish or English.


Type of employment 临时职位(6个月以上)
Contract type Full time
City Huddinge
County Stockholms län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2-3937/2017
  • Tülay Lindberg, forskargruppledare, 08-524 881 26
  • Charlotte Wikhagen, personalhandläggare, 08-524 880 46
Union representative
  • Patricia de Palma, SACO, 08-524 881 29
  • Inga-Lill Tillgren, OFR, 08-524 881 74
  • Ingrid Blomberg, SEKO, 08-524 880 68
Published 04.Sep.2017
Last application date 17.Sep.2017 11:59 PM CET