NORPOD Postdoctoral Program, Umeå University, Sweden

Postdoc Position (2 years) 2019 in Sweden, Umeå University

NORPOD Postdoctoral Program: Join the NORPOD postdoctoral program, a collaborative initiative of the Nordic EMBL Partnership for Molecular Medicine, funded by NordForsk. This program aims to cultivate the next generation of scientists while fostering research collaborations in molecular medicine across the Nordic region and beyond. NORPOD offers seven postdoctoral positions in cutting-edge research areas such as precision medicine, infection genomics, and neuroscience.

Summary Table:

Program NameNORPOD Postdoctoral Program
Research Themes1. Precision medicine 2. From microbes to infection genomics 3. Neuroscience
Funding SourceNordForsk
Number of Positions7
Application Deadline31 May 2024
Expected Start DateAutumn 2024
Duration of Fellowship30 months
LocationNordic EMBL Partner Institutions

Designation: Postdoctoral Fellow in Molecular Medicine

Research Area: Molecular Medicine

Location: Nordic EMBL Partner Institutions

Eligibility/Qualification: Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in a relevant field and demonstrate expertise in molecular medicine or related disciplines. Strong communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively in a multidisciplinary environment are essential.

Job Description: As a NORPOD Fellow, you will collaborate with two Nordic EMBL Principal Investigators (PIs) to develop and execute a collaborative research project in molecular medicine. Your responsibilities will include conducting experimental research, participating in lab meetings and seminars, and disseminating research findings through publications and presentations. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to travel for short or long-term stays to collaborating labs within the network.

How to Apply: Interested candidates should submit a CV, cover letter outlining research interests and career goals, and contact information for three referees to the designated contact person for each project. For general inquiries about the NORPOD program, contact Dominik Fischer at

Last Date for Apply: Application deadline is 31 May 2024. Final interviews are expected to take place on 2-3 July 2024. Apply now to be considered for this exciting opportunity to advance your career in molecular medicine!



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