StratCan Senior Research Fellow

The positions are intended for highly talented researchers in the process of consolidating their independent research program. 

About the Grant

Funding for a position is financed by StratCan with an overall amount of 1,2 million SEK per year for five years.

StratCan Senior Research Fellow 2014

StratCan announced funding for for two Senior Research Fellow positions within Cancer Research including basic and translational/clinical cancer research, for the first time in Spring 2014. A total of 31 applications were received and based on external evaluation of the top 11 applications, the positions were awarded to Johan Holmberg and Ola Larsson.

Senior researcher

Johan Holmberg

Phone: +46-(0)8-524 871 08
Organizational unit: Holmberg

Johan Holmberg is active at the Department of Cell and Molecular Biology (CMB) and his research proposal has the title “The role of the chromatin remodeler CHD5 for tumor suppression in the nervous system”.

Johan Holmberg's research group pages

Senior researcher

Ola Larsson

Phone: +46-(0)8-517 732 80
Organizational unit: Research Group Larsson Ola

Ola Larsson is active at the Department of Oncology-Pathology (Onk-Pat) and his research proposal has the title “Exploring links between mRNA-metabolism and -translation in breast cancer”.

Ola Larsson's research group pages