WORK TASKSThe successful candidate will manage and analyse transcriptome and genome sequencing data, perform phylogenomic analyses and write and publish scientific papers. There will be opportunities to participate in undergraduate teaching and supervision of students.
QUALIFICATIONSPostdoctoral positions are appointed primarily for purposes of research. Applicants are expected to hold a Swedish doctoral degree or an equivalent degree from another country.
The degree should have been completed no more than three years before the deadline for applications. In the appointment process, special attention will be given to research skills. We are looking for candidates with primarily dry-lab skills in the fields of genomics, transcriptomics and phylogenomics including experience with managing, processing and analysing next-generation sequencing data. Specific experience with metazoan evolution and microscopic invertebrates constitutes an advantage, but is not strictly necessary.
The candidate must be highly motivated, creatively thinking with a collaborative attitude, have strong writing skills and a record of high-quality scientific publications. Excellent English language skills both written and spoken, are a requisite.
OTHERThe Swedish Museum of Natural History strives to be a workplace free from discrimination and with equal opportunities for all.
Arbetsgivaren efterfrågar följande erfarenheter eller kunskaperKrav
According to agreement.
Lönetyp: Fast månads- vecko- eller timlön
Full-time. Temporary employment, commencement: The position involves full-time employment for a maximum of two years, Start date 1 August 2020 or as per agreement. .