Job ID: 12548

Post-doctoral position in Gothenburg/Sweden

Position: Post-doctoral Position

Deadline: 6 June 2021

Contract Length: 6 months with the possibility of extention

City: Gothenburg

Country: Sweden

Institution: University of Gothenburg

Department: Clinical Neuroscience


At the Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology at Sahlgrenska Academy, research in large areas, from molecule to human, is conducted. The Institute has five sections; pharmacology, physiology, health and rehabilitation, clinical neuroscience and psychiatry and neurochemistry.
The Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology is looking for a researcher in regenerative neuroimmunology for a position at the Department of Clinical Neuroscience.

The successful candidate will be part of a research project that focuses on the role of the innate immune system in the ischemic brain. A comprehensive assessment of functional outcome will be done as well as brain tissue analysis on cellular and molecular level, in particular using experimental in vivo models of ischemic stroke, immunohistochemistry, brain cell culture systems and other relevant in vitro models.

To qualify as a researcher the applicant should hold a PhD degree in Medicine. Qualified candidates should have a strong background in neuroscience and the biology of the complement system. The successful candidate will have well-documented experience with experimental in vivo models of ischemic brain injury, advanced microscopy and image analysis, qPCR and other practical laboratory work as well as extensive experience with advanced statistical data analysis.

The applicant should be autonomous in his/her work, have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and enjoy working in a research organization. We appreciate that you are accurate, have administrative and strategic skills and also master the English language very well, both in speech and in writing. Emphasis will be placed on personal suitability.

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