PhD Position (m/f/d, E 13 TV-L, 50%)

Faculty of Science, Interfaculty Institute of Biochemistry (IFIB) Cell Biochemistry

Bewerbungsfrist : 10.07.2022

Our research group at the University of Tübingen, Interfaculty Institute of Biochemistry offers a PhD Position for the study of peroxisome biogenesis.

PhD position in Biochemistry (m/f/d, E 13 TV-L, 50%)

Our group is interested in cell biochemistry and mainly focusses on the biogenesis of peroxisomes in higher eukaryotes and peroxisome biogenesis disorders. This study aims to analyze the import of proteins into the peroxisomal membrane by characterizing the import machinery and will include protein biochemistry, biophysical methods and fluorescence imaging techniques to analyze the integration of proteins into the lipid bilayer. The Institute is equipped with excellent modern infrastructure and instrumentation.

Qualification profile
We are seeking for highly motivated PhD students holding a master degree in biochemistry or a related Life Sciences discipline. A background in fluorescence imaging techniques including physical biochemistry, in protein biochemistry and mammalian cell culture techniques will be beneficial.

We offer
The position is intended to be filled as soon as possible. The employment will be arranged by the administration of the University of Tübingen (salary E 13 TV-L, 50%). The University of Tübingen is committed to increase the proportion of women in science and qualified women are particularly encouraged to apply. Equally qualified applicants with disabilities will be given preference.

Please send your application as a single PDF-file including CV, transcripts and diplomas, research details and contact addresses of two referees by email. Applications will be accepted until July, 10th, 2022.

Prof. Dr. Gabriele Dodt
email: gabriele.dodtspam prevention@uni-tuebingen.de 

University of Tübingen, 
Interfaculty Institute of Biochemistry (IFIB), Cell Biochemistry 
Auf der Morgenstelle 34
72076 Tübingen