Laboratory technician – Protein biochemistry, Aarhus University

    Laboratory technician - Protein biochemistry, Aarhus University

    Laboratory technician in protein biochemistry to join us at the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Aarhus University, Denmark

    Deadl,ne to Apply

    May 11, 2021 (23: 59 GMT +1)


    PositionLaboratory technician
    No. of Position(s)1
    Research AreaProtein biochemistry
    ScholarshipAccording to standard norms
    WorkplaceDepartment of Molecular Biology and Genetics
    Aarhus University
    Contract Period2 Years
    Starting dateJuly 15, 2021


    Applicant should hold a degree as laboratory technician with at least 1-year work-experience in the field of protein biochemistry.
    Applicant must have work-related experienced in the use of standard protein biochemistry methods such as SDS-PAGE, protein quantification.


    • Applicant must have work-related experience in the use of ELISA as an experimental setup to quantify protein and protein fragments.
    • Experienced user of data analysis software such as Excel and Prism is preferred and experience with curve fitting is an advantage.
    • Fluent in written and spoken English


    The employed laboratory technician will be part of an on-going contract-based collaboration with a US based biotech company focused on developing drug candidates from natural enzymes.  The position is a central part of an ongoing project pipeline and includes experimental work, data analysis and reporting. The employee is also expected to take part in laboratory and equipment upkeep, as well as provide input to new assays, laboratory procedures and publications.

    How to Apply?

    To apply, please click the Apply Online button mentioned above

    Documents Required

    • Motivated application
    • Curriculum Vitae
    • Indication of education (a copy of the diplomas should be uploaded)
    • References/recommendations can be uploaded separately in the recruitment system

    We refer to the faculty’s Guideline for applicants.

    About Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics

    The Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics is part of the Faculty of Natural Sciences, Aarhus University and comprises research within the areas of Gene Expression, Molecular Medicine, Structural Biology, Systems Biology and Plant Molecular Biology. There are currently 75 full time scientific staff and 120 PhD students. The department is responsible for two educations: Molecular Biology and Molecular Medicine with a yearly uptake of 160 students in total. Please refer to for further information about The Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics and to and  for information on Faculty of Natural Sciences and Aarhus University, respectively.


    Salary and terms as agreed between the Danish Ministry of Finance and the Confederation of Professional Unions.


    Jan Kristian Jensen
    Project Manager
    Nat-Tech Administrative Centre – NT Estates Facilities
    Phone: +4541112177

    Nat-Tech Administrative Centre – Nat-Tech HR

    Official advertisement

    Laboratory technician for 2-year position in protein biochemistry

    Post expires at 8:59am on Wednesday May 12th, 2021 (GMT+9)