Do you want to be a PhD student in a world-leading research environment?
As part of the Norwegian Research Council funded project NORGUT, a 3-year engagement as PhD student (SKO 1017) is available from autumn 2015 at Norwegian PSC Research Center, Division of Cancer Medicine, Surgery and Transplantation, Oslo University Hospital (OUH) and University of Oslo (UIO).
The research environment
The Norwegian PSC Research Center is a world-leading research environment dedicated to research on the chronic liver disease primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC). The research center counts 10-15 researchers from several countries and specialties organized in three groups covering both basic and clinical aspects of the disease. As part of the research group on genomics and metagenomics, the PhD student will also be part of the broader environment at Research Institute of Internal Medicine, where multiple strong groups perform transnational research in inflammatory diseases in a well-equipped modern laboratory.
We can offer
- A challenging and friendly international working environment with broad expertise.
- A competitive salary. Pay Grade (SKO 1017) 50-59, Statens lønnsregulativ, depending on qualifications.
- Favourable pension arrangement
- Attractive welfare arrangements
- Access to state of the art facilities and resources for biomedical research
- Affiliation to the Norwegian PSC Research Center and Research Institute of Internal Medicine.
The application must include:
- Application (a one-page statement of motivation and research interests)
- CV (summarizing education, employments within or outside of academia)
- List of publications and academic work that the applicant wishes to be considered by the evaluation committee (not complete articles)
- Copies of educational certificates and grades
- Names, email and telephone number of 2-3 referees (describe relation to applicant)
Applications with attachments should be a single pdf file that includes a covering letter summarizing all of these items.
Foreign applicants are advised to attach an explanation of their University’s grading system.
Please remember that all documents should be in English or a Scandinavian language.
The application with attachments is to be registered in our electronic recruitment system EasyCruit.
In accordance with the University of Oslo’s equal opportunities policy, we invite applications from all interested individuals regardless of gender or ethnicity.
Please also refer to the regulations pertaining to the conditions of employment for academic positions: https://www.uio.no/english/about/regulations/personnel/academic/
Inquiries regarding the position can be directed to Project leader Researcher Johannes R Hov: firstname.lastname@example.org (+47-23 07 00 00, calling) or NoPSC leader Professor Tom H Karlsen: email@example.com (+47-23 07 36 16)
- Human Resources adviser Heidi Falch Ecklund (only inquiries regarding the application)
Telephone: +47 22 85 92 27
- Project leader Researcher Johannes R. Hov
Telephone: +47 23070000, calling