Researcher in Analytical Neurochemistry

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At the Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, at the Sahlgrenska Academy, we conduct research and education covering a wide range of knowledge areas.
The institute comprises five different departments: Clinical Neuroscience, Health and Rehabilitation, Pharmacology, Physiology and Psychiatry and Neurochemistry.

The Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, invites applications for a researcher position at the Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry. The Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry conducts extensive research on neurodegenerative diseases, such as Alzheimer’s disease and Huntington’s disease.

Job assignments

The work is focused on developing stem cell-based nerve cell model for Alzheimer’s disease and Huntington’s disease.


Doctoral degree in relevant subject is a requirement, as well as extensive practical and theoretical knowledge regarding the development and work of stem cell-based nerve cell models for Alzheimer’s disease and Huntington’s disease. Good ability to work independently is required. Great emphasis will be attached to personal fitness.


The employment is a temporary position for 6 months, 100% of full-time, and is placed at the Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology. Starting date: as soon as possible or as agreed.

For further information regarding the position

For information regarding the employment please contact Professor/Head of Department Henrik Zetterberg, phone; +46 768 672647, e-mail;


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Please enclose PhD certificate with the application.

It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that the application is complete in accordance with the instructions in the job advertisement, and that it is submitted before the deadline.

Closing date 2020-08-05

The University of Gothenburg promotes equal opportunities, equality and diversity.

Salary is determined on an individual basis.

Applications will be destroyed or returned (upon request) two years after the decision of employment has become final. Applications from the employed and from those who appeal the decision will not be returned.


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