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Regional Sales Manager Safety and Security (remote) -Thermo Fisher Scientific

22.5.2022 | Avoimet työpaikat

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About the job

The Regional Sales Manager is responsible for developing the sales pipeline and delivering revenue growth for the Chemical Analysis Division’s – Field and Safety Instruments Business. You will develop a geographical territory, handle and support distributors, develop key accounts and use the technical resources to develop new business opportunities within Europe and Africa.

For this position we are searching for a senior sales professional that can drive a regional sales territory as well as help develop high level relationships within the safety and security segment with for instance: Law Enforcement, First Responders and Armed Forces. The product portfolio consists of handheld chemical identification instruments and radiation detection systems. This position requires a focused, motivated individual with the ability to influence partners at multiple levels of an organization.

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in a technical field, Chemistry, Engineering or Biology.
  • English language is required, additional languages will be an advantage

Experience Qualifications:

  • Min 5 years of prior experience selling or 10 years industry experience overall in analytical/radiation instruments or other relevant experience in the safety and security market.
  • History of success handling diverse sales territories and delivering on commercial sales targets.
  • Experience working within the safety and security field and/or related governmental organizations will be helpful
  • Knowledge on chemical identification instruments and/or radiation detection equipment is an advantage
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Coordinating the full customer facing organization including service, order entry, customer support to deliver an exceptional customer experience.
  • Sophisticated selling and presentation skills.

Travel Requirement:

  • Expected to travel 60% of time within Europe (80%) and Africa (20%)
  • The role can be held remotely from anywhere in Europe.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the world leader in serving science, with annual revenue of approximately $40 billion. Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Whether our customers are accelerating life sciences research, solving complex analytical challenges, increasing productivity in their laboratories, improving patient health through diagnostics or the development and manufacture of life-changing therapies, we are here to support them. Our global team of more than 100,000 colleagues delivers an unrivaled combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and pharmaceutical services through our industry-leading brands, including Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific, Unity Lab Services, Patheon and PPD.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Clinical Trial Manager (Homebased – Europe) – IQVIA Biotech

22.5.2022 | Avoimet työpaikat

https://lnkd.in/dGPAiFZg

About the job

IQVIA Biotech is a unique division specialising in working with smaller biotech and emerging biopharma clients and as such we have a vibrant, fast-paced working environment. The sector we are in is cutting edge for therapies with un-met medical need.

Clinical Trial Managers at IQVIA Biotech are responsible for the planning, implementation and execution of contracted clinical monitoring activities. They are functionally responsible for all clinical monitoring team members throughout the duration of each clinical trial.

Responsibilities of this role include:

  • Working closely with the Project Manager to define programme targets for clinical monitoring staff and ensure work is documented within the contracted project scope.
  • Development and implementation of Clinical Monitoring Plan.
  • Responsibility for ensuring the needs of the clinical sites are met by facilitating the monitoring processes
  • Coordination and oversight of daily operations of the clinical monitoring team.
  • Management of project milestones and proactively address deficiencies
  • Management of CRA performance

Requirements

  • BSc degree or equivalent in Life Sciences/Nursing
  • Prior experience as trial/study manager or strong background as Lead CRA
  • Thorough knowledge of clinical research process
  • Prior experience as Clinical Research Associate
  • Strong communication skills
  • Fluency in spoken and written English
  • Excellent organisation and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Understanding of basic data processing functions, including electronic data capture
  • Ability to work independently, prioritise and work within a matrix team environment

This role is permanent, full time and home based in the UK or EU.

We are particularly interested in candidates with oncology or medical devices experience plus at least one of cardiovascular, neurology, immunology, dermatology or internal medicine.

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At IQVIA, we believe in pushing the boundaries of human science and data science to make the biggest impact possible – to help our customers create a healthier world. The advanced analytics, technology solutions and contract research services we provide to the life sciences industry are made possible by our 70,000+ employees around the world who apply their insight, curiosity and intellectual courage every step of the way. Learn more at jobs.iqvia.com.

Bioanalytiikan/kemian/mikrobiologian asiantuntija – Turun ammattikorkeakoulu Oy

22.5.2022 | Avoimet työpaikat

https://duunitori.fi/tyopaikat/tyo/bioanalytiikankemianmikrobiologian-asiantuntija-sksun-14987947?utm_source=loimu&utm_medium=email

Työpaikkakuvaus

Etsimme Turun ammattikorkeakoulun Terveyden ja hyvinvoinnin sektorille bioanalytiikan, biokemian, kliinisen kemian tai mikrobiologian asiantuntijaa vakituiseen lehtorin työsuhteeseen bioanalytiikkakoulutukseemme.

Haemme joukkoomme innostunutta ja innovatiivista osaajaa, jolla on laaja-alaista ja monipuolista kokemusta tutkimus- ja kehittämistoiminnasta (TKI), opetuskokemusta ja itsenäistä sekä joustavaa työotetta tulevaisuuden ammattilaisten osaamisen kehittämiseen.

Asiantuntijana päätehtäviisi kuuluu TKI-hankkeissamme toimiminen sekä bioanalytiikkakoulutuksen opetus- ja liiketoimintatehtävät. Lisäksi ohjaat opiskelijoidemme opinnäytetöitä ja toimit monialaisissa tiimeissä.

MITÄ ODOTAMME SINULTA?
– Tehtävä edellyttää soveltuvaa ylempää korkeakoulututkintoa (luonnon-, lääke- tai terveystiede), vähintään kolmen vuoden työkokemusta alalla ja erityistä perehtyneisyyttä alaan.
– Arvostamme opetuskokemusta ja suoritettuja 60 opintopisteen laajuisia pedagogisia opintoja. Niiden puuttuminen ei ole este, mutta se on työehtosopimuksen mukainen peruste palkan epäpätevyysalennukselle. Tuemme sinua mielellämme pedagogisten opintojen suorittamisessa!
– Arvostamme verkkopedagogiikan osaamista.
– Arvostamme kokemusta TKI-rahoituksen hakemisesta ja projektien läpiviennistä.
– Englannin kielen taitosi on hyvä.
– Sinulla on laboratorio- ja liiketoimintaosaamista.
– Katsomme eduksi laillistetun laboratoriohoitajan pätevyyden.

MITÄ TARJOAMME?
– Tarjoamme sinulle monipuolisen ja vastuullisen työn osaavassa asiantuntijatiimissä sekä laajan asiantuntijaorganisaation tuen.
– Turun AMK:ssa pääset myös mukaan kehittämään ja uudistamaan TKI-toimintaa ja bioanalytiikan opetusta.
– Toimimme moderneissa ja viihtyisissä työskentely-ympäristöissä Kupittaan kampuksella.

Tehtävässä noudatetaan 6 kuukauden koeaikaa. Työehtosopimuksen mukainen tehtävänimikkeesi on lehtori.

Turun ammattikorkeakoulu Oy, Terveys ja hyvinvointi -sektori, Kupittaan kampus, Turku
Lisätietoja
http://www.turkuamk.fi
Tutustu työnantajaan

Palkka

AVAINOTES, hinnoittelutunnus 42204022

Laboratorioteknikko / Laboratoriokoordinaattori – Helsingin yliopisto

22.5.2022 | Avoimet työpaikat

https://duunitori.fi/tyopaikat/tyo/helsingin-yliopisto-laboratorioteknikko-laboratoriokoordinaattori-sdsuu-14997354?utm_source=loimu&utm_medium=email

Työpaikkakuvaus

Professori Iiris Hovatan tutkimusryhmä Helsingin yliopiston lääketieteellisen tiedekunnan Tutkimusohjelmayksiköstä etsii

LABORATORIOTEKNIKKOA / LABORATORIOKOORDINAATTORIA

määräaikaiseen tehtävään 30.6.2025 saakka.

Ryhmämme tutkii ahdistuneisuushäiriöiden geneettistä ja neurobiologista taustaa sekä unen ja ahdistuneisuuden välistä yhteyttä. Lisätietoa ryhmämme toiminnasta löydät täältä. Lisätietoa SleepWell-tutkimusohjelmasta löydät täältä.

Työ sisältää monipuolisesti molekyyli- ja solubiologian eri menetelmien käyttöä tutkimustyön avustamisessa. Laboratoriohankintojen koordinointi, laboratorion päivittäisrutiineihin osallistuminen, tarjouspyyntöjen hoitaminen ja ostolaskujen tarkistaminen ovat myös osa työtehtäviä. Puolet työajastaan laboratorioteknikko/laboratoriokoordinaattori työskentelee SleepWell-tutkimusohjelman EEG-yksikössä, jossa tehdään jyrsijöiden unimittauksia. Tehtävään kuuluu yksikön päivittäisten toimintojen järjestäminen, laitteiden ja välineiden ylläpito, yhteydenpito koe-eläinkeskuksen henkilökuntaan ja osallistuminen unimittausten ja käyttäytymiskokeiden tekemiseen.

Tehtävään valittavalla tulee olla laboratorioalan tutkinto, muu vastaava tutkinto tai korkeakoulututkinto (esim. filosofian maisteri neurotieteissä tai fysiologiassa) sekä koe-eläinlainsäädännön (Laki 497/2013 ja Asetus 564/2013 tieteellisiin ja opetustarkoituksiin käytettävien eläinten suojelusta) mukainen pätevyys työskennellä koe-eläinjyrsijöiden kanssa. Tehtävän hoitaminen edellyttää kokemusta jyrsijöiden kanssa työskentelystä. Edellytämme myös hyvää englannin kielen taitoa, joustavuutta ja valmiutta työskennellä sekä itsenäisesti että ryhmässä. Eduksi katsomme suomen kielen taidon.

Tehtävä täytetään kuuden kuukauden koeajalla.
Kiinnostuitko? Lähetä hakemuksesi Helsingin yliopiston sähköiseen rekrytointijärjestelmään täältä ja liitä hakemukseesi hakemuskirjeen lisäksi myös ansioluettelosi.

Tehtävä täytetään heti sopivan hakijan löydyttyä, joten lähetäthän hakemuksesi mahdollisimman pian. Hakuaika päättyy viimeistään 21.6.2022.

Lisätietoa tehtävästä antaa professori Iiris Hovatta, iiris.hovatta (at) helsinki.fi.

Palkka

€ 2 300–3 000 €/kk

Tehtävän palkkaus riippuen valittavan henkilön kokemuksesta ja ansioista.

Team Leads for Downstream Drug Product

15.5.2022 | Avoimet työpaikat

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We at FinVector are looking for Team Leads for Downstream and Drug Product teams!

Our Manufacturing department consists of 4 manufacturing streams and supportive operations. In Downstream we perform the purification of different virus products by using different filtration and chromatographic purification methods that are selected during the process development.  Drug Product team is focusing on aseptic fill and finish activities, such as formulation, filling and packaging operations  as well as preliminary preparation (washing, autoclaving) processes.

Your daily tasks consists of:

  • Your main responsibility is to lead a team of Specialists and/or Operators
  • Supervising production activities. You ensure that production activities comply with appropriate current GMP, safety and cost standards
  • Manage all related personnel actions in your area of responsibility, including setting of objectivities, motivating and training.
  • Implement production priorities based on established weekly schedule and make daily assignments: shift schedules, resource planning, ensuring requisition of materials, and equipment maintenance
  • Interpret specifications and make judgements about the acceptability of production in process
  • Follow-up on CAPAs and deviations to identify root causes, avoid overdue closure and re-occurrence
  • Review and approve cGMP documentation on the area of responsibility

Your profile:

  • A degree in Pharmacy, Chemistry, Engineering, Biosciences or other related field
  • Previous experience in pharmaceutical industry, experience in aseptic and/or GMP-work is a plus
  • Able to set direction, define suitable course of action, and delegate responsibilities in a practical manner.
  • Proficient at planning ,efficient in time management and good at organizing needed resources
  • A systematic and precise working method but also open for changes and development
  • Capable of producing clear, easily understandable and accurate documentation in English
  • Good at building relations within the organization and communicate at all levels of the organization
  • Preferably earlier experience in managerial position
  • Most importantly, as a Team Lead you need to have passion for people and inspire, support and develop your team!

Our Manufacturing department is working in shifts, but you would be mainly working during normal office hours with flexi time arrangement.

We offer you active and lively work community with highly skilled and experienced personnel in gene therapy manufacturing. We provide you a wide induction training, a warm welcome and a possibility for personal development.

Please apply by 18 May!

For more information, please contact Elisa Kajander (Downstream) tel. 044-5019513 or Henri Sormunen (Drug Product) tel. 040-7770677. You’ll reach Elisa and Henri on weekdays during office hours.

Laboratoriomestari

15.5.2022 | Avoimet työpaikat

Hakulinkki

Haemme Jyväskylän yliopiston bio- ja ympäristötieteiden laitokselle

LABORATORIOMESTARIA

määräaikaiseen työsuhteeseen ajalle 1.6.2022-31.5.2024. Määräaikaisuuden perusteena on sijaisuus. 

Laboratoriomestarin tehtäviin kuuluvat solu- ja molekyylibiologian alojen tutkimusta ja opetusta tukevat tehtävät. Erityisenä vastuualueena on virologiaan ja mikrobiologiaan erikoistuneiden tutkimusryhmien tekninen avustaminen. Tähän sisältyy esimerkiksi elatusaineiden ja kasvatusliuosten valmistamista, bakteeri- solu- ja virusviljelyä, virusten tuottoa ja puhdistusta ja molekyylibiologian töitä. Työhön kuuluu myös laitteistosta ja työympäristöstä huolehtimista, tilausten tekemistä ja laboratoriokurssien valmistelua. Osallistut laboratorion ylläpito- ja kehitystyöhön yhdessä laboratorion muun henkilökunnan kanssa. Tarvittaessa laboratoriomestarin työtehtäviin voi sisältyä myös laboratoriossa työskentelevien opiskelijoiden avustamista ja neuvontaa.

Mitä odotamme hakijalta?

  • Soveltuvaa laborantin tai laboratorioanalyytikon koulutusta
  • Halua kehittää omaa osaamista, kykyä toimia osana kansainvälistä tutkimusympäristöä ja joustavuutta osallistua koko laitoksen toimintaan
  • Tarkkaa työskentelytapaa, tiimipelaajan asennetta ja kykyä toimia itsenäisesti
  • Tietoteknistä osaamista ja hyvää englannin kielen taitoa

Mitä tarjoamme?

Jyväskylän yliopistossa olet arvostettu yliopistoyhteisön jäsen. Pääset osaksi kansainvälistä ja monitieteistä yhteisöämme, jossa jokaisen hyvinvointi on tärkeää. Tarjoamme kampuksella ja sen läheisyydessä hyvät puitteet liikkuvaan ja hyvinvoivaan elämäntapaan. Palkkauksessa noudatamme yliopistojen työehtosopimuksen mukaista palkkausjärjestelmää, jossa tehtävä sijoittuu muun henkilöstön vaativuustasoille 4-5. Palkka tehtävässä on noin 2100–2600 €/kk välillä. Tehtävässä noudatetaan kuuden kuukauden koeaikaa.

Hakeminen

Sähköiseen hakemukseen tulee liittää

  1. Hakemus/motivaatiokirje
  2. Ansioluettelo (CV), jonka tulee sisältää kahden suosittelijan yhteystiedot
  3. Tutkintotodistus

Hakemus tulee jättää viimeistään 15.5.2022 sähköisellä hakulomakkeella.

Lisätietoja antavat professori Varpu Marjomäki, varpu.s.marjomaki@jyu.fi, +358 40 5634422 ja apulaisprofessori Lotta-Riina Sudberg, lotta-riina.sundberg@jyu.fi, +358 40 8053931.

Postdoctoral Researcher, Studies of Fertility

15.5.2022 | Avoimet työpaikat

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We, at the University of Oulu, work as part of the international science community to produce new scientific information and science-based solutions. We are committed to educate future pioneers to build a more sustainable, intelligent, and humane world. Creating new, taking responsibility, and succeeding together build a strong foundation in all our actions. We offer a working environment where individuals can cultivate their skills, do meaningful work, and develop professionally. Our university’s several specialized research and service units enable extensive and diverse development and career opportunities for experts in various fields.


We are now seeking a talented scientist for a 3-year fixed-term

Postdoctoral Researcher

position in the group of assistant professor Renata Prunskaite-Hyyryläinen to work on a project focused to understand the genetic and molecular basis of male and female fertility. The research project is carried out under the FIBROBESITY programme – targeting obesity-related fibrotic pathologies. More information can be found at https://www.oulu.fi/en/fibrohealth-combatting-fibrosis-chronic-diseases

The research group is affiliated with the Faculty of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine. We have two major focus areas: (i) characterization of genes critical for male fertility and (ii) uterine morphogenesis studies through the lifetime and have specific interest in three-dimensional (3D) imaging. Selected publications: doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1008954, doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1608458113, doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-23571-5, and doi.org/10.1093/hmg/ddv621.

The research project focuses on researching molecular bases of fertility. The main tasks include working with broad variety of molecular and cell biology methods, transgenic mouse models, cell culture, RNA seq data analysis, as well as basic and advanced microscopy.


Requirements
A doctoral degree, or proof of a defense date, preferably in the field of biochemistry, molecular or cell biology, medical sciences, or related fields. Your doctoral degree must be completed before the job contract starts. The doctoral degree must have been received no more than 10 years ago.
– Knowhow in molecular and cellular biology, histology, and imaging methods, as well as experience in research with mouse models are required. Experience in RNAseq data analysis will be viewed as an advantage.
– Certified competence to carry out procedures on animals
– Ability to pursue independent research, work productively in a team, supervise younger scientists, as well as excellent speaking and writing skills in English are expected


What we offer
You will become a part of a growing research group, working on strategically and globally significant research area well integrated to the international scientific community
– You will receive support not only from your team and supervisor, but also from university´s wide variety of support services, so that you can excel in your studies and research/work
– In addition to modern research facilities, we offer you personnel benefits such as occupational healthcare, affordable sport services and salary payments for 12 months/year
– A salary in accordance with the Finnish universities salary system (for teaching and research personnel): level 5. In addition, a salary component based on personal work performance will be paid (maximum of 50 % of the job-specific component). In practice, the salary is roughly 3,400 € per month (before taxes) for an early-stage postdoc, depending on the appointee’s qualifications and prior experience. The position is fixed-term 3-year and will start 1st of August or as soon as possible thereafter. A trial period of six months is applied in the position.


Other benefits: The successful candidate will receive full benefits provided by the University of Oulu to university employees, including free time corresponding to holidays and free occupational health care services. The successful candidate will receive also benefits provided by the Finnish government to residents, for example a possibility to obtain access to the national healthcare system, tax benefits for employees with children and high-quality affordable childcare services.

How to apply

Applications must be submitted using the electronic application form by 29th of May 2022 (23:59 Finnish local time), with the following attachments as three separate pdf files:

1) Complete CV according to the guidelines of the Finnish National Board on Research Integrity (https://tenk.fi/en/advice-and-materials/template-researchers-curriculum-vitae) including a list of publications and contact information of at least two referees who may be asked to give a statement on the candidate (max. size limit of the attachment: 5 Mbytes)

2) Motivation letter summarizing professional experience, expertise and describing why you are interested in this position. Information on personal research interests, and career plans is valuable to provide here (1 – 2 pages; max. size limit of the attachment: 2 Mbytes).

3) Certificates/Diplomas: Scanned electronic copies of diplomas and transcripts of the records of relevant previous degrees and, when necessary, official translations to Finnish or English (max. size limit of the attachment: 2 Mbytes)

Applications sent by email will not be considered.

Other relevant information
Eligible applicants fitting best in the research profile expected for the position may be invited to an on-site or remote interview. All applicants will be notified when the selection process is completed.

Further information
Informal inquiries can be sent to Renata Prunskaite-Hyyryläinen e-mail [renata.prunskaite(at)oulu.fi] with the subject line “Regarding postdoctoral researcher position”.

Doctoral Reseacher position at Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine

15.5.2022 | Avoimet työpaikat

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We at the University of Oulu work as part of the international science community to produce new scientific information and science-based solutions. We are committed to educate future pioneers to build a more sustainable, intelligent and humane world. Creating new, taking responsibility and succeeding together are values that build a strong foundation for all our actions. We offer a working environment where individuals can cultivate their skills, do meaningful work, and develop professionally. Our university’s several specialized research and service units enable extensive and diverse development and career opportunities for experts in various fields.

We now have opening for a 4-year

Doctoral researcher position

in microfluidics and biosensors group, led by Prof. Caglar Elbuken (https://www.oulu.fi/fbmm/caglar_elbuken) in the Faculty of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine at the University of Oulu. The student will be co-supervised by Dr. Ilya Skovorodkin and Prof. Seppo Vainio as well (https://www.oulu.fi/fbmm/seppo_vainio).

Job description:

This position is a unique opportunity at the intersection of biology and engineering opened by two closely collaborating research teams at Faculty of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine. In addition to a variety of multidisciplinary research topics, our teams focus on development of organoids, lab-on-a-chip systems, microfluidic network growth and organogenesis. Our ERC (https://erc.europa.eu/about-erc/mission) project is on understanding the fundamental principles and implications of bifurcating network growth. Specifically, we are interested in red blood cell flow dynamics in blood vessel network. Organoid vascularization is an important bottleneck in the field that will be studied as an application of the microfluidic bifurcating system in developing of next generation in vitro models: “Human organoids: body-on-a-chip”.

Our goal is to understand the vascularization process during organ development. We aim to reveal the impact of non-uniform oxygenation due to discreteness of red blood cell flow at capillary level and its effect on the corresponding tissue and vessel network growth. Additionally, kidney organoids will be developed to study simultaneous growth of two biological networks where the in vitro vascularization will be quantified on in vitro developed kidney models. Our research groups perform interdisciplinary research at the intersection of developmental biology, cell biology, biochemistry and engineering.

The successful candidate will be provided training on the design, manufacturing and implementation of microfluidic systems. These microfluidic systems will be tested on chicken embryo model and later applied for development of “vessel network on chip” model. Broad range of modern methods of biochemistry, cell and molecular biology will be offered to learn and mastering. The doctoral researcher will be enrolled in the Health and Bioscience Doctoral Programme of the University of Oulu Graduate school, which provides support in theoretical and practical training. The position is fixed-term for 4 years in an ERC funded project and it targets to completion of a Doctoral thesis and multiple publications in high-ranked international journals.

Required qualifications and assessment

The successful applicants must hold a Master’s degree in biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, biophysics or a related field. The applicants close to finishing their Master’s degrees will be considered eligible to apply. The degree must be completed prior to beginning the employment.

Fluent oral and written English skills, good communication and teamwork skills are required. Experience in academic writing and presentation skills is required. Experience with microfluidic systems is an asset. Research experience in a multidisciplinary and multinational environment will be taken as merits. When assessing the applicant’s qualifications, issues to be considered will include research experience, interest and capacity in multidisciplinary research and independent working capability.

What we offer

  • Regular salary is paid 12 months per year, including paid leave and an additional holiday bonus in the summer.
  • University´s wide variety of support services are at your disposal, allowing you to focus on your studies and research / work. You will be provided opportunity free occupational health care provided by the university.In addition to modern research facilities, we offer personnel benefits such as sport services, social activities organized by the university and endless opportunities to develop your skills and competences.
  • The successful candidate will also receive benefits provided by the Finnish government to residents, for example possibility to obtain access to the national healthcare system, the benefits of the Nordic welfare state, tax benefits for employees with children and high-quality, affordable childcare services.

Position and salary

The position is fixed term for a maximum of four-year period. The employment begins on September 1st, 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. A six-month trial period is applied in the position.

The salary will be set on levels 2 – 4 of the national salary scale for the teaching and research staff of Finnish universities. In addition, supplementary remuneration will be paid for personal achievement and performance (max. 50 %). In practice, the salary is roughly 2300 – 2600 € (before taxes) per month for an early stage researcher, depending on the appointee’s qualifications and progress of the doctoral thesis.

How to apply

Applications must be submitted in English using the electronic application form by June 30th, 2022 (23:59 Finnish local time, EET), with the following attachments as separate pdf files. Applications will be evaluated upon arrival, early application is suggested.

1) CV with contact information of at least three referees

2) Motivation letter with a short description of research merits, experience and motivation (max. 2 pages)

3) Diplomas: Scanned copies of diplomas and transcripts of previous degrees.

4) (optional) A maximum of 3 selected publications (refereed journal articles and/or master’s thesis)

Applications should be submitted through the online system. The short-listed candidates will be invited to an online interview, where they are expected to summarize their research experience and their motivation in applying for this position.

Further information: Please contact Prof. Caglar Elbuken, caglar.elbuken (at) oulu.fi,
or Dr. Ilya Skovorodkin, ilya.skovorodkin (at) oulu.fi, if you need further information on the position.

https://www.oulu.fi/en/news/professor-caglar-elbuken-receives-prestigious-erc-funding-his-multidisciplinary-project-vascular

Research Laboratory Technician

15.5.2022 | Avoimet työpaikat

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ABOUT US

  • At GlucoModicum, we turn science into game-changing products for needle-free monitoring of biomarkers.
  • We devise the firstsolution for needle-free glucose monitoring to benefit over 400 million diabetics.
  • We have completed and tested our first industrial-grade prototype in Pilot Clinical Trials in type-2 diabetics.
  • We have ongoing engagement with major global players to take our products to the market.

THE OPPORTUNITY

At GlucoModicum, you will be part of a diverse and multidisciplinary team with a background in top universities around the world. You will be constantly challenged to increase your skills and knowledge, be creative and apply scientific rigour to solve real-world, practical problems. Developing novel high-tech solutions that can vastly improve people’s lives is not simple, it takes talent, hard work, and effective collaboration. GlucoModicum offers a unique opportunity to exploit your talent and state-of-the-art facilities to make a strong impact.

ABOUT THIS ROLE

We are now looking for a Laboratory Technician to join our multidisciplinary team in Helsinki. In this role, you are expected to have perseverance, adaptability and run experiments independently under expert supervision. We are looking for a curiosity-driven self-motivated person who is eager to learn quickly and apply analytical knowledge in daily tasks. This job requires occasional flexibility in working schedules.

Responsibilities / Duties

  • Perform experiments related to QC and R&D tasks
  • Assist R&D teams in scientific investigations
  • Document results and experiments
  • Maintain, calibrate and validate laboratory equipment
  • Keep track of laboratory stock and resources

Qualifications / Skills / Knowledge

  • Bachelor’s degree or Laboratory Technician Diploma in a science-related field
  • Hands-on experience in analytical chemistry, electrochemistry, polymer science, or hydrogels is an advantage
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • High level of concentration and dexterity
  • Excellent communication skills in English
  • Good team working skills
  • Good time management

LOCATION

This position is located at our R&D office in Helsinki, Finland.

HOW TO APPLY

Submit your application through the LinkedIn portal. Please submit your CV and a covering letter in PDF format.

Scientific Project Manager

15.5.2022 | Avoimet työpaikat

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Expressions of Interest are invited for the position of Scientific Project Manager at Euro-Bioimaging ERIC (https://www.eurobioimaging.eu), a pan-European research infrastructure organization that offers open access to world-leading imaging technologies, training and data services in biological and biomedical imaging. 

The recruited Manager will be part of the operational leadership of the organization with special focus on contributing to the overall teamwork, specially in project management tasks for EU funded projects.  All of this with the goal of advancing Euro-Bioimaging services, technologies and operations.  

The Opportunity 

This is an exciting opportunity if you are passionate about biological and biomedical imaging and would be interested in an international engagement to manage and advance multiple projects from the development and planning phase all the way to the execution and reporting stages. The project topics may span from artificial intelligence applications in imaging to the study of infectious disease and cancer. The project consortia consist of the leading research and research infrastructure organizations, offering a lively and dynamic environment. 

The mission of Euro-BioImaging ERIC as a distributed research infrastructure is to provide the European research community, collaborative partners and industry with world class imaging services that bridge biological and biomedical imaging and enable innovative and world-class research. Whatever the scale of imaging, Euro-BioImaging provides the tools and support to explore and answer research questions. To achieve this, Euro-BioImaging ERIC is managing and coordinating new scientific EU funded projects. The role of the Scientific Project Manager will be to coordinate and administer EU projects to successful initiation and completion, thus helping the progress and development of the Euro-BioImaging ERIC.

The Scientific Project Manager is hired at the Statutory Seat of Euro-BioImaging ERIC and positioned in Turku, Finland. The Statutory Seat is the office of the Director General and responsible for the overall coordination and administration of Euro-BioImaging ERIC.

Euro-BioImaging is managed by a tripartite Hub, or Headquarters team, in Finland, Germany, and Italy, including the Statutory Seat in Turku, and the sections for biological (Bio-Hub, EMBL Heidelberg) and biomedical imaging (Med-Hub, CNR, Turin).  You will have a chance to work with the whole highly multidisciplinary and multicultural team at all three locations. 

In addition to the specific project management tasks, the Scientific Project Manager will contribute to the Euro-BioImaging Hub tasks and operation as a fully  integrated team member. The Hub runs the day-to-day management of the organization, promoting the research infrastructure nationally and internationally, contributing to the coordinated provision of access, services and training to state-of-the-art imaging technologies for all life scientists in Europe and beyond and finally, fostering liaison and cooperation across the broad bioimaging communities.

Main responsibilities

The candidate will be a key contributor to the following tasks:

  • managing projects, in particular for EU funded projects
  • reporting the results of the EU funded projects towards the European Commission, and towards the relevant stakeholders
  • coordinating and administering existing projects making sure that all the members and partners execute their functions and the project delivers what it has proposed
  • collaborating with the multiple partners of Euro-BioImaging ERIC to constantly apply for new funding opportunities and securing the necessary funds for operations in new projects
  • contributing to the overall team work
  • representing  Euro-BioImaging ERIC in relevant collaborative efforts, project meetings and conferences

Background

  • Higher education, MSc or PhD degree in science (e.g life-sciences, biological and biomedical sciences, or equivalent). 
  • Relevant background experience and interest in the fields of biological and biomedical imaging, or closely associated scientific fields
  • Excellent communication skills and fluency in English 
  • Socially adaptive personality with passion to advance European Science and curiosity to learn from all the people working in the European Science landscape 

Advantages for the position include one or several of the following elements:

  • Experience in project  management in a relevant scientific field
  • Experience in EU-funded projects and their management
  • Experience that have developed project management skills

The Organization 

Euro-BioImaging ERIC is a joint effort of 17 members, and one observer country. Euro-BioImaging ERIC is managed by the tripartite Hub, and the services are provided by 33 Nodes (comprising 140 renowned imaging facilities), that are distributed across Europe. These services can be accessed by all scientists in need of imaging technologies through the Euro-BioImaging Web Portal (www.eurobioimaging.eu). 

Specific information on the Euro-BioImaging Nodes can be found on the web page (https://www.eurobioimaging.eu/about-us/eurobioimaging-nodes). The Nodes provide access to over 50 different cutting-edge biological and biomedical imaging technologies. In addition, novel technologies are constantly being included in the Euro-BioImaging portfolio (https://www.eurobioimaging.eu/about-us/new-technologies).

Application conditions, process and tentative timeline

The appointment will be to a full-time fixed term contract academic position with a trial period of six months. The appointment is a fixed-term position with possibility for renewal.

The salary is negotiable and will be commensurate with the experience of the candidate.

Euro-BioImaging is an inclusive, equal opportunity and non-discrimination employer. The international nature of Euro-BioImaging Hub makes an attractive and inspiring working environment, offering a wide view on the biomedical imaging field in Europe as a whole.

A letter expressing an interest in the position along with a CV and any other relevant information should be sent (electronically) by June 19, 2022 to:

jobs@eurobioimaging.eu

After receiving full applications, potential candidates will be contacted and interviews will be arranged. The appointment process is aimed to be completed within two months of its onset.

Enquiries 

Informal enquiries can be made to:

Prof. John Eriksson, Director General

john.eriksson@eurobioimaging.eu

+358 50 4096624