Skip to content

Information for students, faculty and staff regarding COVID-19. (Updated: 21 January 2021)

printicon

Senior Lecturer / Professor in Molecular Tumor Biology

Consider moving to Umeå to do your research in molecular tumor biology. Get a quick overview of the department and its ongoing research below.

Cancer research at the department
Cancer research at the department

Selected scientists researching tumor biology or related areas at the department of molecular biology.

Cancer research in Umeå
Cancer research in Umeå

Information about cancer research in Umeå and selected scientists currently researching cancer.

Our latest research
Our latest research

See all of our publications from the Department of Molecular Biology.

Research infrastructure
Research infrastructure

The best equipment and facilities are needed in order to achieve research excellence.

Living in Umeå
Living in Umeå

Umeå is a young city with many opportunities and a large range of activities.

Nobel Prize 2020

The Department of Molecular Biology is affiliated with the Laboratory for Molecular Infection Medicine Sweden (MIMS), which hosted the former group leader and the Nobel prize laureate Emmanuelle Charpentier for her groundbreaking work on the CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing technology.

Discovery at Umeå University awarded 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Discovery at Umeå University awarded 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Emmanuelle Charpentier has been awarded the 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry.

Apply now

Contact us about these positions

Jenny Persson

Professor at the Department of Molecular Biology
Email: jenny.persson@umu.se

Staffan Bohm

Professor at the Department of Molecular Biology
Email: staffan.bohm@umu.se

Anna Berghard

Prefekt at the Department of Molecular Biology
Email: anna.berghard@umu.se