PhD Positions and Technical Assistant in Molecular Biology, University of Gottingen, Germany

Candidates for PhD student positions and Technical assistant are invited to apply to join the Research Group of Dr. Susana Andrade at the Department of Molecular Structural Biology in Göttingen, Germany.

The group is interested in the structural and functional characterization of membrane proteins.

Highly motivated, ambitious PhD students are being sought for this programme.

Candidates will learn a variety of techniques ranging from molecular biology, bacterial cell culture, protein purification, reconstitution of membrane proteins in proteoliposomes, electrophysiology and fast kinetic measurements, to protein crystallization and structure determination.

Previous experience in molecular biology and biochemistry methods will be favorable.

Applicants for Research Technician should have an appropriate degree or technical school training in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology or a related area.

Ideal candidates should be motivated, dynamic, willing to learn new techniques and possess excellent organization skills.

All positions are funded by the German Science Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG) through the Emmy-Noether program.

Employment will be according to BAT IIa/2 for PhD students and BAT VIb for the technical assistant.

Please send your application (Cv, a statement of research interests and previous experience plus 2 reference letters, in English) preferentially by e-mail, to:

Dr. Susana Andrade (
Georg-August Univ. Goettingen,
Inst. Microbiol. and Genetics,
Dept. Molec. Struc. Biol.,
Justus-von-Liebig-Weg 11, 37077 Göttingen.

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