Job advertisement from May 2nd, 2018   vacancy from: May 2nd, 2018
Clinic for Cardiology and Pneumology

The Research Group Dr. Antje Ebert at Goettingen University, Medical Center offer a

PhD candidate position
initially limited to 1 year, with the option on renewal, full time | salary according to TV-L

About us: Cell Biology and Cardiovascular Research

The Heart Research Center at Goettingen University (HRCG) is an internationally renowned institution with an interdisciplinary scientific environment and state of the art facilities. The HRCG partners with the Max-Planck-Institutes for Experimental Medicine, for Biophysical Chemistry, and for Dynamics and Self-Organization, as well as the German Center for Cardiovascular Research (DZHK).

Our Research Group at the HRCG studies the cell biology of cardiovascular diseases, utilizing patient-specific, induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) and site-specific genome editing, as well as biochemical and systems biology approaches. We assess fundamental principles in cardiac cell and tissue function. We offer a

PhD studentship position

Your Qualifications

  • An excellent M.S. or Diploma degree in Biophysics, Bioinformatics, Physics, Chemistry or, provided sufficient background in the indicated subjects, in Biochemistry or Cell Biology
  • Practical experience in standard techniques of molecular cell biology and biochemistry is preferred
  • Fluent command of the English language and commitment to good scientific practice
  • Team spirit, excellent communication talent, as well as intercultural and intra-personal competencies
  • A strong interest and willingness to integrate in basic science and translational research

Our Offer

  • Working in a highly motivated, young and friendly team
  • An interdisciplinary, innovative and well-equipped scientific environment
  • Collaborations with excellent international and national research labs, including Stanford University School of Medicine
  • Further training opportunities
  • Employment salary based on TV-L 50%

To apply

Please send your complete application via email as a single pdf file, including a short research interest statement, two letters of reference, names and contact information of two referees, and a list of peer-reviewed  publications.

Heart Research Center, University of Goettingen

Men are especially encouraged to apply. Applicants with disabilities and equal qualifications will be given preferential treatment.

We look forward to receiving your application by July 9th, 2018

University Medical Center Göttingen
Clinic for Cardiology and Pneumology
Dr. rer. nat. Antje Ebert
Principal Investigator
37099 Göttingen
Tel.: 0551/39-66309

Travel and application fees cannot be refunded or transferred.