Do you want to contribute to top quality medical research?

NatMEG is the first and only research laboratory in Sweden for whole-head measurements of neuronal brain activity using magnetoencephalography (MEG). With us, you will have the unique opportunity of working closely with top researchers in neuroscience and psychology to understand human brain activity. We offer an engaging and international research environment in which you have the possibility to contribute to high-quality research.

Your mission

As teaching assistant at NatMEG you will assist with measurements at the MEG-lab that are run within different research projects both in healthy participants and persons with neurological or psychiatric disorders. A proportion of your time with us may also be spend designing stimulation scripts and the processing and/or analysis of MEG data in collaboration with the involved researchers.

Your profile

You are passionately interested in science and want to contribute to a better understand of the human brain through running rigorous and reproducible research experiments. You are a curious and highly motivated team player. Excellent knowledge of spoken and written English is a requirement. Some prior exposure to coding or scripting is beneficial.

You should be admitted to first or second-level cycle education in Sweden to be eligible to work as an teaching assistant at KI.

What do we offer?

A creative and inspiring environment with wide-ranging expertise and interests. Karolinska Institutet is one of the world's leading medical universities. Our vision is to pursue the development of knowledge about life and to promote a better health for all. At Karolinska Institutet, we conduct successful medical research and hold the largest range of medical education in Sweden. Karolinska Institutet is also a state university, which entitles you to several good benefits through our collective agreement. And you get to practice freely in our modern wellness facilities, where trained staff are on site.

Location: Solna

Read more about the Department of Clinical Neuroscience
Read more about the NatMEG Core Facility




Welcome to apply at the latest 8th of October 2023.

The application is to be submitted through the Varbi recruitment system.In this recruitment, you will apply with your CV without a personal letter. Instead, you will answer some questions about why you are applying for the job in the application form. 

Want to make a difference? Join us and contribute to better health for all!

Type of employment Temporary position
Contract type Part-time
First day of employment According to agreement
Salary Monthly salary
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 20-30%
City Solna
County Stockholms län
Country Sweden
Reference number STÖD 2-3540/2023
  • Camilla Ingelborn, HR-partner, 08-52483045,
  • Christoph Pfeiffer, Head of unit, 08-52483333
Union representative
  • Henry Wölling, SEKO,
  • Arsalan Amir, SACO, 0704831165
  • Venus Azhary, OFR, 0707-124127
Published 18.Sep.2023
Last application date 08.Oct.2023 11:59 PM CEST

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