Karolinska Institutet,

The Department of Cell and Molecular Biology (CMB) is a department with a strong focus on basic science. CMB conducts research and education in cell biology, molecular biology, developmental biology, stem cell biology, cancer and infection biology.

The research group of Professor Jonas Frisén studies regenerative medicine and stem cell biology. The focus is on the generation of new cells in the adult body in healthy and pathological situations. Mouse models and human specimen are analyzed. Most of the work concerns the central nervous system, the heart, prostate and immune system. 

The research project focuses on charactherization of immune cells in nervous system injuries and in tumors. This is studied in mouse models and in human tissues. Immunecells are characterized by scRNA-seq and clonal relationships are unveiled by phylogenetic analysis of single cell whole genome sequencing,  

Entry requirements
The applicant must hold a PhD focusing on immunology and tumor biology. Documented experience of scRNA-seq, mouse models of cancer and experience of myeloid cell characterization is a strong merit. The applicant must speak, read and write English fluently.

Application process
An employment application must contain the following documents in English or Swedish:

  1. A complete curriculum vitae, including date of the thesis defence, title of the thesis, previous academic positions, academic title, current position, academic distinctions, and committee work
  2. A complete list of publications
  3. A summary of current work (no more than one page)

The application is to be submitted through the Varbi recruitment system.

Type of employment Visstidsanställning längre än 6 månader
Contract type Full time
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100%
City Stockholm
County Stockholms län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2-3994/2018
  • Prof. Jonas Frisén, jonas.frisen@ki.se
Union representative
  • Magnus Anå, OFR, 08-524 864 37, magnus.ana@ki.se
  • Biborka Bereczky Veress, SACO, 46 70-173 85 75 , biborka.bveress@ki.se
  • Elisabeth Valenzuela, SEKO, 08-524 863 53, elisabeth.valenzuela@ki.se
Published 09.Jul.2018
Last application date 19.Jul.2018 11:59 PM CET

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