Postdoctoral position in chemical neurobiology (m/f/d)

Einsatzort: Heidelberg


  • Structural and Cell Biology

Art der Stelle

Postdoctoral position in chemical neurobiology (m/f/d)

Stellenangebot vom 15.07.2020

At the Max Planck Institute for Medical Research, one of the 86 institutes of the Max Planck Society for the Advancement of Science, physicists, chemists and biologists create knowledge of long-term relevance to life and basic medical sciences.

The position

A postdoctoral position in chemical neurobiology is available at the Department of Chemical Biology (Prof. Kai Johnsson) of the Max Planck Institute for Medical Research in Heidelberg. The goal of the project is the development of novel chemogenetic tools for the analysis of neuronal activities in animal models. The project is based on previous advances of the Department of Chemical Biology and should open up entirely new ways of studying questions in neurobiology and other fields of biology.

Your qualifications

Candidates should be highly motivated and prepared to work within a truly multidisciplinary team. Priority will be given to candidates with a proven track record in protein engineering and/or neurosciences. A willingness to master challenges in data analysis is furthermore important for success.

Our offer

The Max Planck Society is committed to increasing the number of individuals with disabilities in its workforce and therefore encourages applications from such qualified individuals. The Max Planck Society strives for gender and diversity equality. We welcome applications from all backgrounds.

A daycare center for children is located near the institute.

Informal inquiries should be directed to Dr. Julien Hiblot ().

Your application

Applications should include CV, summary of past research and contact information of 2 referees via e-mail as a single PDF file with the above reference to  by 15 August 2020.

Max Planck Institute for Medical Research
c/o Human Resources
Postbox 10 38 20
69028 Heidelberg