What is offered:
• A mentored PhD research project based at INRA Montpellier, France and the University of Leicester, UK
• Secondment to the industrial sector (Lallemand)
• A comprehensive training programme
• A 36 month contract on EU Marie Curie rates (€37,320k/pa + mobility allowance)

What is required:
• Availability for immediate start is essential
• An MSc degree in microbiology, biochemistry, biotechnology or similar discipline
• Demonstrated track record of motivation and high academic achievement
• Ability to work independently and in a team environment
• Willingness to undertake secondments and training with different partners
• Excellent English language skills

Two-year post-doctoral position in Molecular Biology

We are looking for a postdoctoral researcher in Molecular to the Department of Molecular Biology at Umeå University, Sweden. The opening is temporary with a competitive salary for two years (can be extended) and available immediately or as agreed.

Umeå University is dedicated to providing creative environments for learning and work. We offer a wide variety of courses and programs, world leading research, and excellent innovation and collaboration opportunities. More than 4 400 employees and 34 000 students have already chosen Umeå University. We welcome your application!

The Department of Molecular Biology has about 200 employees. The department's main tasks involve research, graduate education, and undergraduate education as well as interactions with the community. For more information, see: www.molbiol.umu.se