Job ID: 5401

Post-doctoral position in Tübingen/Germany

Position: Post-doctoral Position

Deadline: 15 March 2021

Employment Start Date: 1 April 2021

Contract Length: 2 years (with the possibility of an extension)

City: Tübingen

Country: Germany

Institution: University of Tuebingen

Department: Institute of Physiology, Department of Neurophysiology

Description:

The Department of Neurophysiology, Institute of Physiology of the Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen is offering

a postdoc position for two years (with the possibility of an extension), TVL-L 13, 100 %, starting from 01.04.2021.

A PhD in Biology/Medicine or a related discipline is required. Deep knowledge of Molecular Biology (ELISA, RNA-Seq, design/production of viruses, etc.) and/or (in vivo) calcium imaging including the corresponding analysis methods (Matlab) wuld be appreciated.

The candidate is expected to work independently within the framework of institute’s major research fields, including:

– Analysis of the interaction between the nervous and the immune systems of the brain
– Characterization of microglial turnover, priming and senescence
– In vivo analysis of signal processing in the olfactory bulb
– Mechanisms of integration of adult stem cells in preexisting neural networks
– Normal brain aging and Alzheimer’s disease

Furthermore, the candidate is invited to contribute to the teaching in physiology, as well as to courses of the “Graduate School of Cellular & Molecular Neuroscience” and/or of the PhD program “Experimental Medicine”. We offer a carrier development and specialization in physiology as well as habilitation.
People with disabilities are given preference for the same suitability.

Please send your application including CV, the motivation letter, copies of certificates and a publication list by post or electronically to:

Prof. Dr. O. Garaschuk,
Institute of Physiology, Department of Neurophysiology,
Eberhard Karls University Tübingen,
Keplerstraße 15,
72074 Tübingen;
Email: olga.garaschuk@uni-tuebingen.de

 

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