Opening For Two Postdoc Positions - Munich, Germany

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Amar Annamalai
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Opening For Two Postdoc Positions - Munich, Germany

 The research group of Prof. Dr. Dr. Christoph Klein, Dr. von Hauner Children’s Hospital, Ludwig-Maximilians-University and Gene Center, Munich, Germany, offers
 
Two Postdoc Positions in Neutrophil Biology/Mouse Immunology
 
Our interdisciplinary and international research group studies basic mechanisms of the development and function of the blood and the immune system using infantile monogenetic disorders as paradigms. One main focus lies on the identification of novel genetic defects based on next generation sequencing (NGS). We are also interested in stem cell gene therapy. You will find more information at http://www.klein.genzentrum.lmu.de
Currently, we are offering two Postdoc positions funded by the European Research Council (ERC Advanced Grant) with a focus on the biology of neutrophil granulocytes and mouse immunology. The successful candidates will analyze the genetic basis of myeloid cell defects and perform functional studies in mouse models.
 
Your profile:
• Highly motivated scientist (PhD or MD) who shares our enthusiasm for science and 
research
• Expertise in immunological, cell biological and genetic experimental techniques 
• Willingness to perform animal research and experience with mouse models
• Very good English language skills 
• Flexibility, proactive attitude and interpersonal skills
 
Position: 
We offer to participate in an ambitious research project at the interface between basic research and clinic in a stimulating interdisciplinary environment and an excellently equipped laboratory. 
The position is initially limited to 2 years. The salary is according to TV-L. The Munich University Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. Handicapped candidates with equal qualifications will be given preference. We regret that we are unable to cover travel expenses for interviews. For further information please contact Dr. Regina Steck (+49 (0)89/4400-57977).
 
Research Environment:
The Munich University Hospital is one of the largest and most efficient university medical centers in Germany and Europe. The Gene Center is an interdisciplinary institute of the LMU providing a dynamic, interactive and internationally diverse scientific environment, located within the biomedical research campus in Munich-Großhadern.
 
Application:
To apply, please send a PDF-file with the subject „Name.First name:Postdoc“ to Regina.Steck@med.uni-muenchen.de or send your written application to Prof. Dr. Dr. Christoph Klein, Ärztlicher Direktor, Kinderklinik und Kinderpoliklinik im Dr. von Haunerschen Kinderspital, LMU München, Lindwurmstr. 4, 80337 München, Germany