Universitätsklinikum Freiburg

Institute for Cell- and Gene Therapy

For a research project focusing on targeted gene editing in hematopoietic stem cells, the Institute for Cell and Gene Therapy (IZG) is looking for a

Postdoctoral Fellow
Starting date: by agreement - position is available immediately.
Your tasks
  • To lead a research project that aims at establishing targeted gene editing in human hematopoietic stem cells.
  • To manage a small team.
  • To communicate and publish the research findings.

Your profile
  • Doctoral degree in biomedical sciences within the last 5 years.
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English.
  • Solid background in molecular biology and previous experience in transplantation of hematopoietic stem cells into mouse models.
  • Highly motivated and able to work independently but also in a team.

We offer
  • A well equipped lab with a broad spectrum of established techniques in genome engineering and stem cell work.
  • A superb interdisciplinary research environment with close relationships to the other 15 groups who constitute the Center for Chronic Immunodeficiency (CCI).
  • An exciting project to be conducted in an international team.

The position is initially granted for two years with the possibility of extension.

Interested individuals send their application, including a cover letter, a CV and contacts of two references, until February 15th, 2015, to:

University Medical Center Freiburg
Institute for Cell and Gene Therapy
Prof. Dr. Toni Cathomen
Hugstetter Str. 55, 79106 Freiburg
E-Mail: toni.cathomen@uniklinik-freiburg.de


Universitätsklinikum Freiburg
Institute for Cell- and Gene Therapy
Hugstetter Str. 55
79106 Freiburg (i. Breisgau)
Klinische Forschung
Forschung & Entwicklung
Forschung & Lehre
Klinik & Praxis
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