Post Doctor in Neurological Research with a Focus on Child Neurology Uppsala University, Faculty of Medicine Sweden

An appointment as post doctor in neurological research with a focus on child neurology


Published: 2017-07-13


Uppsala University is a broad research university with a strong international position. The task is to conduct research and education of the highest quality and to cooperate in different ways with society. Our most important asset is all the individuals who, with their curiosity and commitment, make Uppsala University one of the country's most exciting workplaces. Uppsala University has 40,000 students, 7,000 employees and a turnover of 6.5 billion.


Time-limited employment 100% in two years.


The employment is funded by Hedströms Foundation, Ländell Foundation, Eriksson Foundation and Larsson Foundation. The employment will be placed at an institution within the Faculty of Medicine. The application should be accompanied by a certificate from the relevant head of department.  


Tasks: Own neurological research preferably in child neurological research


Qualification Requirements: Qualifying to be employed as a postdoctoral degree is the one who has obtained a doctorate or has a foreign degree deemed to be equivalent to a doctorate. The exam must be completed no more than three years before the end of the application period. If there are special reasons, the doctorate may have been completed earlier. Special reasons include leave due to illness, parental leave, trust in trade unions or other similar circumstances.


Desirable / merit in other: Special emphasis will be placed on scientific skill in neurological research with a focus on child neurology. Personal appropriateness will be given importance.


Following a qualitative overall assessment of skills and proficiency, applicants will be selected who are expected to have the best prerequisites for implementing and developing current tasks as well as contributing to the development of the business.


Application procedure: The application, which should be written in English, must contain in addition to personal letter and CV, a complete list of publications, a brief description of the research project, a list of own external research materials and a diploma of doctoral degree. The application should also contain a certificate from the head of department that the institution may receive the applicant.


Salary : Individual payroll is applied. Enter salary claims in the application. 


Information about the employment is provided by Dean, Professor Eva Tiensuu Janson, 018-611 4289, or Deputy Mayor Martin Wahlén, 018-471 18 81.


Welcome to your application no later than September 9 , 2017, UFV-PA 2017/2592. 


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Location: Uppsala University, Faculty of Medicine


Type of employment: Full-time, fixed-term employment longer than 6 months


Salary: Fixed salary


Number of vacancies: 1


Employment rate: 100%


Location: Uppsala


County: Uppsala County


Country: Sweden


Trade Representative: Per Sundman, Saco Council 018-471 1485 

Suzanne Borén Andersson, TCO / ST 018-471 6251 

Ellena Papaioannou, Seko 018-471 3315 


Reference Number : UFV-PA 2017/2592


Deadline for application: 2017-09-09

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