The University Hospital of Münster is one of the leading hospitals in Germany. Such a position cannot be achieved by size and medical successes alone. The individual commitment counts above all. We need your commitment so that even with little things we can achieve great things for our patients. There are many possibilities open for you so that you may develop with them.
The Institute of physiological Chemistry and Pathobiochemistry and Cells-in Motion Interfaculty Centre, University Hospital of Münster, Münster, Germany offers a position, initially limited to 3 years, of a
Postdoctoral Position (gn*) to Study Mechanisms of Leukocyte Extravasation Across Postcapillary Venules using Intravital Microscopy
Salary according to TV-L E13
Full-Time with 100%
The successful applicant will investigate mechanisms of leukocyte extravasation across postcapillary venules, with focus on cell-cell and cell-matrix interactions. Focus will be on identification of immune cell-specific mechanisms and the development of intravital fluorescence imaging techniques, combined with in vitro microchannel systems to mimic the physical constraints encountered by extravasating cells.
The applicant should have some experience with immunology, immunological techniques and inflammatory models. In addition, basic knowledge in biochemistry and cell biology is beneficial.
For further information concerning the nature of the projects please see https://www.uni-muenster.de/Cells-in-Motion/index.html research area B and https://www.medizin.uni-muenster.de/physiolchem/research/ag-sorokin/.
The position is expected to contribute to teaching of preclinical Biochemistry to medical and dentistry students, it also offers the possibility to obtaining a post-doctoral lecture qualification.
For further information please contact Michaela Braun, email: michaelabraun(at)uni-muenster(dot)de.
Please send your application including a CV, a letter describing your motivation to work with us and 2 recommendation letters until 30.04.2020 to Personalgewinnung des Universitätsklinikums Münster, Bewerbermanagement, Domagkstraße 5, 48149 Münster or via e-mail to Bewerbung(at)ukmuenster(dot)de.
Applications of women are specifically invited. In the case of similar qualifications, competence, and specific achievements, women will be considered on preferential terms within the framework of the legal possibilities. Handicapped candidates with equivalent qualifications will be given preference.