Postdoc in Protein Biochemistry / Biophysics (f/m/d)
Universitätsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus Dresden
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Jointly expanding knowledge order to advance medicine.
The Mueller-Planitz group at the Technische Universität Dresden is looking for an ambitious and highly motivated
Postdoc in Protein Biochemistry / Biophysics (f/m/x)
to study the mechanism of enzymes in the nucleus
In our laboratory, we investigate mechanisms and functions of enzymes that work on chromatin. We combine protein biochemistry, biophysics, structural approaches, mass spectrometry,
genomic and genetic techniques. In this project, we will investigate the mechanism of ATP-dependent nucleosome remodeling factors. These are enzymes that slide nucleosomes along DNA.
They also take part in phase separation of chromatin. We will use in-vitro fluorescence techniques, cryo-EM and cutting-edge mass spectrometry. Besides research, the position offers
The group is located at the biomedical campus of the Technical University Dresden, which belongs to one (of eleven) Elite Universities in Germany and which offers an excellent infrastructure
and a highly international, vibrant and collaborative research community.
You have gained strong experience in protein biochemistry and have purified proteins and carried out enzyme assays in-vitro
You have expertise in fluorescence spectroscopy or other biophysical and structural techniques
You are a great team worker
You can work independently and diligently and enjoy making discoveries
You have a good command of the German language and can communicate your science effectively in English
You have first-hand experience in writing peer-reviewed papers
You are motivated to apply for a postdoctoral fellowship with support by the PI
Implementation of your own ideas and work in an innovative interdisciplinary team
Flexible working hours in order to make the connection between family and work a reality
Child care through partnerships near the university hospital
Use of our company´s prevention offers, courses and fitness in our health center Carus Vital
A job ticket for public transport in Dresden and the surrounding area
A position according to the TV-L conditions (E13)
Applications of all genders are appreciated. Disabled persons with equal qualification will be preferred.
We kindly ask you to apply via our online form with Registration number PCH0921895. Please describe in your cover letter your motivation to join the project, your proficiency in German and English, and provide names, E-Mails and telephone numbers of at least two references. Prior inquiries can be made with Prof. Felix Mueller-Planitz (firstname.lastname@example.org). The initial deadline is February 15th 2022. We look forward to receiving your application.