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Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Laboratory Medicine Huddinge/Division of Pathology

Department of Laboratory Medicine Huddinge/Division of Pathology (LABMED) consists of 7 divisions and is active in many areas of Laboratory Medicine. The department is involved in advanced basic, translational, clinical and epidemiological research. The department is one of the largest departments of education at Karolinska Institutet.

Currently, the group of Associate Professor Dhifaf Sarhan is looking for a research assistant for a temporary position for 1 year full-time.

Your mission

We are looking for an ambitious researcher working with immune cells, as well as conducting analyses to identify phenotypic and molecular signatures and changes in health and cancer. The work will involve laboratory work including cell culture, immune cell isolation, handling of blood and tissues, and various techniques in cell and molecular biology.

Your profile

To be considered for this position you should:

  •  Have completed a bachelor's or master's degree in biology/biomedical sciences/ Biomedical Laboratory Science or basic medical training 
  •  Have at least 6 months laboratory experience 
  •  Have experience working with human samples and cell culturing 
  •  Have basic knowledge in the field of immunology 
  •  Have the ability to understand and communicate in English in order to work independently 

As a person, we look for you to be motivated and team-oriented. In this recruitment, we place great importance on personal qualities.

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: Flemingsberg, ANA Futura, LABMED, Division for Pathology



Welcome to apply!

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 Special fixed-term employment
Contract type Full time
First day of employment According to agreement
Salary Monthly salary
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 100%
City Huddinge
County Stockholms län
Country Sweden
Reference number STÖD 2-2371/2024
  • Dhifaf Sarhan Head of Division Pathology,
Union representative
  • Carina Eklund, OFR , 08-58582665
  • Annica Lindkvist, SACO ,
  • Henry Wölling, SEKO ,
Published 05.Jun.2024
Last application date 28.Jun.2024 11:59 PM CEST

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