KI, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society

The Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society (NVS) conducts world leading research in aging, dementia, epidemiology and care sciences. This research extends from basic molecular and cell levels to clinical research and societal studies. NVS educates almost a third of KI students at basic and advanced levels. The Department has approximately 450 employees and a revenue 2017 of 470 million SEK. It comprises eight divisions, located at Campus Flemingsberg and Campus Solna.

Division of Nursing
The Division of Nursing conducts education on all levels and research in nursing. Approximately 80 teachers and administrators are employed and 20 doctoral students registered. The division is in an expansive phase regarding education as well as research.

Duties
The postdoc will be an integral member of a dynamic project team conducting research on the use of e-health to support family caregivers of persons with dementia. The postdoc will be involved in data collection, data management, training of nurses, implementation of the intervention including facilitating group discussions and be contact for nurses taking part in the study. The postdoc will be expected to conduct data analysis and take part in manuscript preparation and other dissemination activities of the project results.

Entry requirements
A person is eligible for a position as postdoctoral research fellow if he or she has a degree in nursing at advanced level and obtained a PhD no more than seven years before the last date of employment as postdoc. Excellent collaborative, communication and writing skills are needed.

Excellent Swedish and English communication skills in speaking and writing are an absolute requirement for the position. Independence and taking initiative are expected throughout the project. Knowledge of both quantitative and qualitative data analysis is of advantage.

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

  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)
  4. Verifications for crediting of illness, military service, work for labour unions or student organisations, parental leave or similar circumstances
  5. Verification from the thesis defence committee or the equivalent (only if the thesis defence is scheduled within three months after the application deadline)

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

Type of employment Visstidsanställning längre än 6 månader
Contract type Part-time
Number of positions 1
Working hours Part time 50%
City Huddinge
County Stockholms län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2-4293/2018
Contact
  • Zarina Nahar Kabir, Researcher, 08-524 836 97 Zarina.Kabir@ki.se
  • Maria Axelsson, HR officer, 08-524 882 96
Union representative
  • Henry Wölling, SEKO, henry.wolling@ki.se
  • Agneta Öhlen, SACO, 08-524 837 53, Agneta.Ohlen@ki.se
  • Carina Eklund, OFR, carina@eklund@ki.se
Published 09.Aug.2018
Last application date 30.Aug.2018 11:59 PM CET

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