About us

​The Finsen Laboratory is a cancer research department and is part of the Finsen Centre at Rigshospitalet. We are located in the Copenhagen Biocenter, where we perform basic research in close collaboration with our research colleagues at BRIC, University of Copenhagen.​


The Finsen Laboratory is headed by Professor, PhD Bo Porse. Our department houses 5 research groups, each headed by a group Leader.

​​Job and ​​career

​We are always seeking highly motivated Master students, PhD-students and Postdocs. To start a master thesis project at Finsen Laboratory you should be finished with your undergraduate studies, or you should be able to finish within a short time.​


At the Finsen Laboratory we employ approximately 60 people dedicated to cancer research.​See the full list of ​​employees and students at Finsen Laboratory.​​