Jobs in Structural Biology and Related Fields


Post Doctoral Research Assistant


Berlin, Germany
Application deadline: 18 Oct 2013


The Institute of Biology of the Humboldt-Universit├Ąt zu Berlin is seeking a Post Doctoral Research Assistant to conduct research on enzymes involved in the energy metabolism at the Laboratory for Structural Biology / Biochemistry (headed by Prof. Dr. Holger Dobbek) of the Humboldt-Universit├Ąt zu Berlin (see:http://www.biologie.hu-berlin.de/gruppenseiten-en/struktbio). The successful candidate will also be involved in the operation of the BESSY II bio-macromolecular crystallography beamlines (headed by Dr. Uwe Mueller & Dr. Manfred Weiss) (see: http://www.helmholtz-berlin.de/bessy-mx/) and will take part in graduate student education. Initially, a three-year contract will be offered to the successful candidate with the possibility for an extension. The position is available immediately. Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in the biological, chemical or physical sciences and have a background in bio-macromolecular crystallography, biochemistry or computational chemistry. The position also requires the documented ability to conduct independent research as well as excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Please send your application (CV, list of publications, name of 2 referees, in a single pdf-file) until October 18,  2013, with the Code DR/075/13  to:

Dr. Uwe Mueller Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin / BESSY II Albert-Einstein-Str. 15, 12489 Berlin Dr. Uwe Mueller

Fon: +49 30 8062 14974

Fax: +49 30 8062 14975

url: www.helmholtz-berlin.de/bessy-mx

email: umue@helmholtz-berlin.de