Open positions

Raivio group is currently seeking

POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER

for a fixed-term period of two years (December 2018 – November 2020).

Applicants are expected to have a PhD degree, expertise in the field of human pluripotent stem cells, CRISPR/Cas9 genetic engineering, and preferably also animal work. In addition, the candidate should be fluent in English, have good interpersonal and communication skills, and be able to work independently as well as part of a team which models the mechanisms of rare genetic diseases affecting human growth and puberty.

The salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience based on demand level 5-6 of the University salary system.

Applications should include a 1 page cover letter, CV, a list of publications, and contact information for three referees (no need to send copies of transcripts or any other documents). Applications should be submitted as a single pdf file to kirsi.vaaralahti@helsinki.fi.

Closing date for applications is 31st of October, 2018, with possible recruitment decisions even earlier pending suitable applications. For further information on the position, please contact kirsi.vaaralahti@helsinki.fi