Professor of Experimental Coagulation Medicine
Lund University Faculty of Medicine

Professor of Experimental Coagulation Medicine with a Specialisation in Haemostasis, Coagulation or Vascular Biology Combined with a Post as Specialist Physician/Consultant

Lund University, Faculty of Medicine

Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world’s top 100 universities. The University has 40 000 students and 8 160 staff based in Lund, Helsingborg and Malmö. We are united in our efforts to understand, explain and improve our world and the human condition.

The Faculty of Medicine is a part of Lund University, and is responsible for education and research within medicine and healthcare. Our academic programs are closely linked with the healthcare system and are firmly anchored in the faculty’s strong research tradition. Our research spans a broad field within experimental preclinical research, near-patient clinical research and health sciences research. The Faculty of Medicine, with its 1,800 employees and 2,700 students in Lund and Malmö, is a knowledge-intensive meeting place for students, teachers and researchers from all over the world.

The position will be based at the Department of Translational Medicine in Malmö. The position is combined with a post as specialist physician/consultant at Medical Services, Region Skåne.


The duties include research, third cycle education and teaching in the faculty’s first and second cycle programmes. Other duties normally associated with appointment as a professor include a certain degree of administration and internal and external elected office, nationally and internationally. The position may involve other duties.

The framework for the post as specialist physician/consultant includes independent duties in the relevant clinical laboratory medicine specialisation.


A person qualified for appointment as a professor is to have demonstrated both research and teaching expertise in accordance with the Higher Education Ordinance chapter 4, section 3.To qualify for the position, applicants must have undergone at least five weeks’ training in teaching and learning in higher education, or acquired equivalent knowledge in some other way, unless exceptional circumstances apply.

The applicant is to possess specialist expertise in the relevant specialisation.

As the appointment is combined with a post as a trained specialist physician, there is a requirement that the applicant possesses the necessary language skills for the medical profession in Swedish (according to the National Board of Health and Welfare’s definition, which also permits corresponding language skills in Norwegian or Danish) on taking up the clinical post.

Assessment criteria

The applicant is to have demonstrated very considerable research and teaching expertise of value to the subject. In the assessment, particular emphasis will be placed on research expertise.

The applicant is to have demonstrated research expertise by maintaining a good standing as researcher, nationally and internationally. Furthermore, it is considered an additional qualification if the successful candidate has been the principal applicant for grants awarded in national or international competition. Experience of translational research applicable in healthcare is an additional qualification. The applicant is to have a broad focus within one or more of the following areas: haemostasis, coagulation or vascular biology.

The applicant is also to have demonstrated teaching expertise both in teaching and supervision, in first, second and third cycle education.

Documented leadership abilities will be taken into account, as will the ability to interact with wider society. Documented clinical independence and experience of leading clinical work will be considered an additional qualification.

In addition to the prescriptions by the Higher Education Ordinance and the Rules and regulations for academic appointments at Lund University, the General requirements profile and assessment criteria for employment as Professor to the faculty of medicine also apply, see:


The appointment will be made after preparation in the Academic Appointments Board.

For further information please contact: Dean Erik Renström, phone +46 46 222 80 84, or

Prefect Lars Dahlin, phone +46 40 33 17 24,

Information on application formalities: Head of the recruitment, salary and HR support offices, Kajsa Johnsson +46 46 222 08 22,


The position is applied for through the link presented in the vacancy notice no later than the  1 of June 2020.

The application should be formulated according to the Faculty of Medicines instruction for applicants, (Create a CV and list of qualifications for lecturers.)

The applicant’s name may be listed on the Faculty’s homepage unless the applicant has disagreed to this.

The application should be written in English as international evaluators may be consulted.

Lund University welcomes applicants with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We regard gender equality and diversity as a strength and an asset. We kindly decline all sales and marketing contacts.

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Type of employment Permanent position
Contract type Full time
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100
City Lund
County Skåne län
Country Sweden
Reference number PA2018/4209
Published 06.Apr.2020
Last application date 01.Jun.2020 11:59 PM CET

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