Researcher in Pharmaceutical Biosciences

Uppsala University Department of Pharmaceutical Biosciences


Published: 2020-05-14

Uppsala University is a comprehensive research-intensive university with a strong international standing. Our mission is to pursue top-quality research and education and to interact constructively with society. Our most important assets are all the individuals whose curiosity and dedication make Uppsala University one of Sweden’s most exciting workplaces. Uppsala University has 46.000 students, 7.300 employees and a turnover of SEK 7.3 billion.

Department of Pharmaceutical Biosciences has 150 employees and a number of visiting researchers and fellow students. The department has twelve research groups with a common administration and we are doing research and teaching in pharmaceutical cell biology / biochemistry, pharmacology, pharmaceutical and drug addiction, pharmacotherapy, pharmacokinetics, pharmacometry, clinical pharmacy, bioinformatics, imaging mass spectrometry, molecular neuropharmacology, immunology, biological drugs / biotechnology as well as toxicology and drug safety. More information about the department and its activities can be found at

Duties: Proteomic studies and analysis of ligand-receptor interactions with mass spectrometry, nano liquid chromatography and capillary electrophoresis. Cell cultures, overexpression and purification of membrane proteins. Bioinformatic analysis for interpretation of conducted experiments. Supervision of undergraduate, graduate students and others up to max 20% of the working time.

Requirements: A PhD in analytical chemistry or pharmacy or related fields. Knowledge and practical experience working with mass spectrometry such as Synapt G2 (Waters) equipped with nano liquid chromatography and/or capillary electrophoresis, are a must. In addition, overexpression of proteins in cell lines and proteomic analysis of these with mass spectrometry is required. We are looking for a person that is organized and with good team spirit.

Additional qualifications: Knowledge of other techniques within bioanalysis, production of proteoliposomes and softwares for experiments and analysis with Waters instruments are beneficial for the position.

Pay: Individual salaries.

Starting: 2020-09-01

Typ of employment: Temporary position ending 2021-08-31

Workning hours: 100 %

For further information about the position please contact Assistant professor Erik Jansson e-mail  +4618-471 4446 or administrative coordinator Marina Rönngren, e-mail  +4618-471 4301

You are welcome to submit your application no later than May 29 2020, UFV-PA 2020/1323.

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Placement: Medicinsk masspektrometri

Type of employment: Full time , Temporary position longer than 6 months

Pay: fast månadslön

Number of positions: 1

Working hours: 100

Town: Uppsala

County: Uppsala län

Country: Sweden

Union representative: Seko Universitetsklubben

Number of reference: UFV-PA 2020/1323

Last application date: 2020-05-29

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