Karolinska Institutet, Institutionen för klinisk neurovetenskap

The Department of Clinical Neuroscience (CNS) conducts research and education in the field of neuroscience from the molecular level to the society level. The clinical research and education is conducted in collaboration with Region Stockholm as well as other research groups from Karolinska Institutet and other universities.
Please visit our website for more information: ki.se/en/cns

Division
Positron emission tomography (PET) is an imaging technique used to investigate brain function in healthy subjects and patients with neuropsychiatric illnesses. The PET group at Karolinska Institutet is one of the world leaders in its research area. PET has been given increased application to measure the binding of drugs to receptors in the brain's neurotransmitters, which gives the opportunity to optimize treatment with both established and new drugs. These principles are applied in a comprehensive collaboration between the PET group at Karolinska Institutet and different pharmaceutical companies.

Duties
We are looking for a person experienced in working with HPLC and development of analytical methods. You will mainly analyze PET radioligands, their radio-metabolites in plasma samples and also determine their protein binding degree. You will work in various research projects with responsibility for method development within PET radiometabolite analysis. The research is translational and contains both animal experimental models and human studies.

Entry requirements
To qualify the applicant must hold an University degree in analytical chemistry with experience in HPLC and LC-MS. Good communication skills in English is necessary. 

Application process
The application is to be submitted in Varbi recruitment system.

Type of employment Temporary position longer than 6 months
Contract type Full time
Salary Månadslön
City Stockholm
County Stockholms län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2-1969/2019
Contact
  • Anders Ihrfors, Personalhandläggare, 08-524 832 87
  • Guennadi Jogolev, Enhetschef, 070-7204102, guennadi.jogolev@ki.se
  • Professor Christer Halldin, 08-517 726 78, christer.halldin@ki.se
Union representative
  • Arsalan Amir, SACO, 08 - 517 733 37
  • Henry Wölling, SEKO, 08-524 840 80
  • Venus Azhary, OFR, 0707-124 127
Published 27.Mar.2019
Last application date 17.Apr.2019 11:59 PM CET

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