A postdoc position (TV-L 13, 2 years) embedded into the German Excellence Cluster ImmunoSensation and the SFB704 is available at the Institute of Experimental Immunology of the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms Universität Bonn, Germany.
One of main interest is antigen cross-presentation, an important mechanism in antiviral and antitumor immunity (see Burgdorf et al, Science 2007; Burgdorf et al, Nature Immunol 2008; Semmling et al, Nature Imunol 2010; Kurts et al, Nat Rev Immunol 2010; Tittel et al, Nat Methods 2012; Schiwon et al, Cell 2014). The successful applicant will address the roles of chemokines in the migration of various immune cells in cross-presentation, using newly generated transgenic tools and advanced imaging technology.
Required is a PhD in Biology, Molecular Biomedicine or in similar fields. Previous experience in 2-photon microscopy and in in vivo immunological research are desirable. The ideal candidate possesses a keen interest in immunological research questions, is highly motivated, team-oriented and capable of integrating into a young and successful research team.
Experience with animal experimentation, cell culture and molecular biology is advantageous.
We offer supportive mentoring, a well-equipped laboratory, a highly stimulating research environment and a friendly work atmosphere. Salary is according to TV-L 13, respectively.
The University of Bonn is an equal opportunity employer. Preference will be given to suitably qualified female applicants or handicapped people, all other considerations being equal.
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c/o Lucie Delforge
Prof. Dr. Christian Kurts
Institut für experimentelle Immunologie