The project “Chiral lipids in chiral environment”, funded by the Academy of Finland, has an open position as a research assistant.

Work includes sample pretreatment of reference compounds and lipid samples, chromatographic analysis, and result handling and reporting.

The work requires basic laboratory skills and careful and exact work. Chromatographic competence is considered an advantage. In addition, the tasks may include general research and project support tasks. 

The ideal candidate has completed laboratory courses related to food sciences. The position requires the ability to work carefully, self-initiatively and cooperatively. Also, good communication skills are highly appreciated.

We offer you interesting and responsible tasks and the opportunity to develop your expertise in a diverse working environment.

The duration of the employement is 3 months and the starting date can be negociated. 

The salary is determined by the collective agreement system of Finnish universities.  Average salary depends on the competence of the candidate and is ca 2000 – 2078 eur/month.

How to apply:

Applications should contain a motivation letter, copy of study register and a CV. 

Further information

University teacher Marika Kalpio marika.kalpio(at)

HR Specialist Paula Luoma paula.luoma(at) 

Please submit your application no later than 7.6.2022 via the electronic application form of the University of Turku. Contact information and the link (Apply here)  to the application system can be found from the University of Turku recruitment Apply now.

We welcome you cordially to our inspiring and multicultural working community!

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