Laboratory Technician position (15 hours per week) in Structural Cell Biology at the Protein Structure & Function Program at the Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research
Presentation of the Center The Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research (CPR, www.cpr.ku.dk ) at the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, performs basic and applied discovery research on human proteins of biomedical relevance. The Center comprises a wide range of expertise and resources, from in silico target identification, mass spectrometry based proteomics, protein production and characterization, to elucidation of various disease mechanisms.
The Group headed by Guillermo Montoya focuses in macromolecular complexes. These assemblies underlie all biological processes and play either dynamic roles in catalysis or signaling or static roles in scaffolding or information storage in the cell. The focus of our group is the molecular understanding of the role played by assemblies of these macromolecules involved in cell cycle and genome integrity related processes.
Experience and skills
Laboratory technician degree or equivalent is required. Solid and documented work experience from high quality academic and/or industrial laboratories is required. The ability to efficiently work as part of a team is essential.
Place of employment and work
Employment is at CPR (www.cpr.ku.dk) University of Copenhagen, located in central Copenhagen. The research environment at CPR is vibrant, ambitious, and international, with approx. 30 different nationalities currently represented. The Center comprises modern laboratories and state-of-the-art facilities within protein science.
Terms of salary and employment
Employment will be in accordance with the provisions of the collective agreement between the Danish Government and HK-STAT (Danish Technician Association). The position will be at the level of salary group 4 with the possibility to negotiate a salary supplement and the working hours are 15 hours per week. To this is added a monthly contribution to a pension fund according to the collective agreement. In all cases, ability to perform the job will be the primary consideration, and thus we encourage all – regardless of their personal background and status - to apply. The position is permanent.
Tentative start date: November 2015
Your application must be submitted electronically by clicking ‘APPLY NOW’ below or via this advertisement found on http://employment.ku.dk/.
Deadline for application: 25 October 2015
For further information about the position, please contact CPR: Jobs@cpr.ku.dk