Postdoctoral Fellowships : Münster, Germany

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Postdoctoral Fellowships : Münster, Germany

Postdoctoral Fellowships : Münster, Germany

The Cells-in-Motion Cluster of Excellence (CiM) is offering
Postdoctoral Fellowships
In any research area represented in CiM for the development and implementation of individual research projects. The fellowship covers a TV L 13-position for 2 years plus 12.000 € per year to cover consumables and travel costs. Research projects should be developed together with the host laboratory; seehttp://www.cells-in-motion.comfor research areas and associated principal investigators.

Research fields relevant to the CiM-cluster include biophysical aspects of cell dynamics, cell-cell and/or cell-matrix interactions, cell migration and /or differentiation, mathematical modelling of biological systems, protein and/or lipid biochemistry and biophysics, intracellular dynamics, and high resolution optical and non-optical imaging to study cell biology.

Excellent researchers with not more than 2 years of postdoctoral experience, who provide the CiM-cluster with new expertise, models and/or techniques and possess a capacity for teamwork, are invited to submit their CV, list of publications, two reference letters and the completed application form to by 15th April 2015. Only applications using the template provided will be considered, each applicant can submit only one application. A letter of support written by the head of the host CiM lab is mandatory. We encourage interested researchers to contact their favoured host labs as soon as possible for detailed discussion of the research project.

The Cells-in-Motion Cluster of Excellence uniquely merges existing excellence at the University of Münster in cell biology and molecular imaging and integrates internationally visible interdisciplinary networks between the medical, natural sciences and mathematical faculties as well as the Max Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine.

The University of Münster is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the proportion of women academics. Consequently, we actively encourage applications by women. Female candidates with equivalent qualifications and academic achievements will be preferably considered within the framework of the legal possibilities. Disabled candidates with equivalent qualifications will be given preference.

The University of Münster has been certified as a family-friendly institution by the Hertie Foundation. The University is committed to further the compatibility of work and family life.

The University of Münster offers a Dual Career Service. Information can be obtained from

For more information about the Cells-in-Motion Cluster of Excellence please visit our website at

Contact: Careers in Motion Centre, Dr. Julia Meskauskas,

Job details

Cells in Motion | Cluster of Excellence
  • Münster, Germany
10 days ago
April 15, 2015
Job type
Postgraduate - Doctorate/PhD
Employment type
Job hours