Postdoctoral Researcher / Reseach scientist – Misvik Biology Turku, Southwest Finland, Finland On-site



We are hiring!

Misvik Biology Oy is looking for an enthusiastic research scientist or postdoc to join our toxicology projects. We are involved in European Commission funded Horizon 2020 projects SABYDOMA (https://www.sabydoma.eu/), NanoSolveIT (https://nanosolveit.eu/), HARMLESS (https://www.harmless-project.eu/) and PrecisionTox (https://precisiontox.org/) in which we carry out cell-line-based toxicity assessment utilizing high throughput screening and high content imaging approaches as well as omics analysis.

We are looking for someone who has a background in cell culture work, imaging, data analysis and scientific writing. The work will include (covid permitting) travelling to project meetings.

You would mainly be involved in the PrecisionTox project where our role is to screen 250 human lymphoblast cell lines for toxicity and gene expression differences caused by genetic variability of the cell lines as well as evaluation of causal links between biomarkers and toxic effects predictive of adversity utilising siRNA technology. Most, if not all, of the assays will be carried out in 384-well plate format, so experience using them would be beneficial.

Misvik Biology is a small contract research organization established in 2014 and is based in Turku Finland. Due to our small size, we can offer you great flexibility, competitive salary, and involvement in all aspects of making good science. We are looking for someone who can start in February 2023, at the latest, and stay with us for 3 years. The position will come with a six-month trial period.

Please send your application with a salary request to hongisto@misvik.com.