Transgenic Mouse Core Facility,
Department of Experimental Medicine,
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences
University of Copenhagen
The University seeks an academic
research employee for Transgenic Services for the Transgenic Mouse Core
Facility at the Department of Experimental Medicine, at the Faculty of Health
and Medical Sciences, starting 1 April 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.
Transgenic Mouse Core Facility
The Transgenic Mouse Core Facility
at the University of Copenhagen provides basic and advanced transgenic mouse
services to scientists.
duties of the academic
research employee will primarily consist of:
- performing DNA/RNA and ESC microinjection in
- performing embryo harvesting and transfer
- performing mouse line archiving and managing GM
- designing gene targeting and genotyping
strategies and conducting molecular biology techniques
- advise the facility users on scientific projects
- new technical development of transgenic
- management issues including establishment of
databases for benchmarking of services
The applicant should be able to
perform frequent weekend work.
looking for a candidate with at least 2-year proven successful experience in
DNA/RNA injection, ESC injection, embryo transfer, ES cell culture and
targeting, CRISPR/Cas9 technology, mouse archiving, genotyping, knowledge in
molecular biology, and database management (FileMaker).
Terms of employment
The position is a full time and permanent
position. Starting date is 1 April 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. Employment will be in
accordance with the provisions of the collective agreement between the Danish
Ministry of Finance and AC (the Danish Confederation of Professional
Associations). The monthly salary will be based on the number of years of work
experience (seniority) with the possibility to negotiate a salary supplement
based on prior experiences and qualifications. The employer will pay an
additional 17.1 % to your pension fund.
specific information about the position, please contact Facility Manager Javier Martin Gonzalez at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Foreign applicants may find the
following link useful: www.ism.ku.dk (International Staff Mobility).
The application must be submitted in
English, by clicking on “Apply online” below, and must include the following:
– all relevant certificates
The University of Copenhagen encourages all interested
in this post to apply.
closing date for applications is 21 February 2019.
We reserve the right not to consider
material received after the deadline, and not to consider applications that do
not live up to the abovementioned requirements.
University of Copenhagen wish to reflect the diversity
of society and welcome applications from all qualified candidates regardless of
age, disability, gender, nationality, race, religion or sexual orientation.
Appointment will be based on merit alone.
The Faculty of Health Sciences comprises approximately 8500 students, 1600
PhD students and 5000 employees. The Faculty advances the field of health
sciences through its core activities: research, teaching, knowledge sharing and
communication. With basic research fields ranging from molecular studies
to studies of society, the Faculty contributes to a healthy
future through its graduates, research findings and inventions benefitting
patients and the community.