Senior lecturer in prokaryotic microbiology: Sweden

Apply for the open position as Senior lecturer in prokaryotic microbiology at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden.

In the present announcement, we are searching for candidates with expertise and good scientific credentials in prokaryotic microbiology directed towards genetics, cellular or molecular biology for a permanent position as Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor). The position is accompanied with a starter package including funding for group members as postdoctoral associate and/or PhD student as well as support for expenditures. The successful candidate will be given the possibility to develop their full potential as a leading independent scientist in a flourishing academic environment.

The position as senior lecturer in prokaryotic microbiology, advertised here, will contribute to the long-term strengthening of the existing activities within the Division of Molecular and Cellular Biology. The division of Molecular and Cellular Biology studies molecules and cells in order to improve human health and the environment. Our research groups have many fruitful interdisciplinary interactions with chemists, bioinformaticians, clinicians and biomedical companies and are at the heart of life sciences at the University of Gothenburg. Our researchers combine genetic and molecular tools, such as genetic engineering and screening, with computational approaches to understand yeast, bacterial, worm, mouse and human cells.


The general qualifications for academic positions are given in Chapter 4 of the Higher Education Ordinance and the Appointments Procedure for Teachers at the University of Gothenburg. A PhD degree or equivalent foreign degree in a subject area relevant to the position is a requirement. Ability to teach in Swedish or English is also a requirement.

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