Lunds universitet, Lunds Tekniska Högskola

Lunds universitet grundades 1666 och rankas återkommande som ett av världens 100 främsta lärosäten. Här finns 40 000 studenter och 7 400 medarbetare i Lund, Helsingborg och Malmö. Vi förenas i vår strävan att förstå, förklara och förbättra vår värld och människors villkor.

Lunds Tekniska Högskola, LTH, är en teknisk fakultet inom Lunds universitet med forskning av hög internationell klass och stora satsningar på pedagogisk mångfald.

Work duties

The long-term goal of this project is to develop immunotherapeutic strategies for dendritic cell-based targeting in HPV-associated head and neck cancers. The project assistant will work with characterization of myeloid cells and T cells in malignant and benign tissue from the head and neck area, as well as in blood. The work includes cell culture in sterile environments, tissue dissocia-tion, flow cytometric analysis and cell sorting and developing protocols for proteomic and mRNA/miRNA-based analysis of subpopulations from tissues.

Qualification requirements

  • Master degree in Clinical Dentistry in Oral surgery
  • Experience of research in the area of head and neck cancers
  • Experience of Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) research
  • Experience of cell isolation
  • Experience of biostatistical methods
  • Experience of RNA/DNA extraction and RT-qPCR/PCR
  • Experience of scientific writing

We will place great emphasis on personal suitability. Consideration will also be given to how the applicant’s experience and skills complement and strengthen the administrative work within the unit/department, as well as contribute to its future development.

Terms of employment

Temporary employment, 100 %, during 3 months.

Instructions on how to apply

Applications should include a cover letter stating the reasons why you are interested in the position and in what way the employment corresponds to your qualifications. The application should also contain a CV, degree certificate or equivalent, and other documents you wish to be considered (grade transcripts, contact information for your references, letters of recommendation, etc.).


Anställningsform Visstidsanställning 3-6 månader
Anställningen avslutas 2018-06-14
Anställningens omfattning Heltid
Tillträde 2018-03-15
Löneform månadslön
Antal lediga befattningar 1
Sysselsättningsgrad 100 %
Ort Lund
Län Skåne län
Land Sverige
Referensnummer PA2018/385
  • Cornelia Lundblad, +46462224350
Publicerat 2018-01-30
Sista ansökningsdag 2018-02-13

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