The Vascular Morphogenesis lab at Karolinska Institutet, Biomedicum, Stockholm, Sweden, aims to uncover mechanisms of vascular disease in order to develop and assess new treatment regimes. To this end the lab utilizes animal models in combination with live imaging and single cell transcriptomics.
For the EU-MSCA-ETN project V.A. Cure (Marie Sklodowska Curie Action), the lab invites applications for an Early Stage Researcher (ESR)/PhD position entitled:
Cellular heterogeneity in vascular malformation ‐ identification of novel targets (ESR6)
A doctoral student is admitted to third-cycle/doctoral education at the lab of Lars Jakobsson. A doctoral education consists of supervised research, combined with courses and other educational activities. An individual study plan is established for each doctoral student. For a doctoral degree, the equivalent of four years of full-time doctoral education is required.
You will be part of a team of 14 ESRs working on the V.A. Cure project, which aims to uncover core mechanisms of initiation and maintenance of Vascular Anomalies with the final goal to establish novel therapeutic strategies. The project is funded by the EU MSCA-ITN programme.
The doctoral student project and the duties of the doctoral student
You will work on a research project with the following objectives:
You will also take part in the international training programme and in outreach events
Eligibility requirements for doctoral education
We are looking for a motivated student with a strong commitment to basic and/or translational research, who:
The successful candidate will receive a salary starting at approximately 2 650 €/month for four years, with additional mobility allowance of approximately 400€/month, if you have a family, an allowance of approximately 340€/month for the first three years.
The period of employment is 4 years. Starting date: June – October 2019.
How to apply
– Make sure you meet the qualifying requirements
– Submit your application via the Varbi recruitment system of Karolinska Institutet as well as by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The application should contain:
Deadline for submitting applications: 22 May 2019
A selection will be made among eligible applicants on the basis of the ability to benefit from doctoral education. The qualifications of the applicants will be evaluated on an overall basis.
KI uses the following bases of assessment:
Terms and conditions
The doctoral student will be employed on a doctoral studentship maximum 4 years full-time. All applicants will be informed when the recruitment is completed.
Please visit www.vacure.eu for more information on the project, the recruitment and selection criteria. For contact with the host lab of Lars Jakobsson please email: email@example.com
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