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The Institute of Biomedicine is involved in both research and education. In both of these areas, we focus on fundamental knowledge of the living cell – what it consists of, how it works, how its function is directed by the genetic material, and how it interacts with various kinds of micro-organisms. Using this knowledge, we try to elucidate the causes of diseases, and find new ways to diagnose and treat them.
The Institute is composed of the following four departments:
- The Department of Infectious Diseases
- The Department of Microbiology and Immunology
- The Department of Medical Biochemistry and Cell Biology
- The Department of Laboratory Medicine
At present, the institute has about 360 employees and approximately 450 million SEK in total assets.
Participation in ongoing preclinical and clinical studies on mechanisms of action and effects of the protein Antisecretory Factor. Mainly histological and immunohistochemical studies on localization and expression of AF, and evaluation of cellular and clinical effects caused by AF-treatment.
Education, examination and administration of the course Functional Histology, Programme in Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, GU. Course development, especially concerning development of new web based methods in the teaching of histology.
Education, examination and administration of the course Biomedicine for PhD students, Programme Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, with emphasis on histology and basal anatomy.
PhD exam in relevant subject. Good knowledge of Swedish. High academic competence and thorough experience of teaching and examination in histology. Good practical and theoretical knowledge of histological and histochemical methods.
The employment is limited (temporary) for 12 months and part time 50% with placement at the Institute of biomedicine. First day of employment as agreed.
For further information regarding the position
Please contact Bengt Hallberg, Professor. Phone: +46 31 7863815. E-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org
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The application should contain proof of completed PhD.
Closing date: 2021-10-27
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Salary is determined on an individual basis.
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