Research Group Leader in Membrane Biochemistry : Dresden, Germany
The Max Planck Institute of Molecularand Genetics (MPI-CBG) in Dresden is seeking outstanding candidates for
Vacancy : Research Group Leader in Membrane
- Research Description : Research at the MPI-CBG focuses on the molecular mechanisms underlying the structure and organization of cells and tissues (see http://www.mpi-cbg.de). In this search, we are particularly looking for applicants interested in using biochemical and biophysical approaches to study questions in the areas related to the following topics: structure and function of biological membranes, membrane-cortex interactions, lipid-lipid and lipid-protein interactions, lipidomics, membrane microdomains, organelle and cell morphology, cell polarity, development of in vivo molecular sensors and in vitro reconstitution approaches.
- Duration : Research Group Leader positions are initially for 5 years at the EG15 level according to the TVÖD scale with the possibility of extension for up to an additional 4 years.
- Fellowship : Funds are available for a postdoctoral fellow, a student, a technician, as well as for consumables and equipment. Please send your CV, publication list and a short description of research accomplishments and future plans to Prof. Anthony Hyman (see address below) by June 22, 2012.
Please also arrange for three letters of reference to be sent separately before the deadline. We especially encourage women to apply.
Prof. Anthony Hyman
Max Planck Institute of Molecular and Genetics
01307 Dresden, Germany
Deadline : 20.06.12