The Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry in Martinsried is a leading international research facility in the field of biochemistry, cell and structure biology and biomedical research and, with around 35 scientific Departments and Research Groups and 850 employees in total, ranks among the largest Institutes of the Max Planck Society for the Advancement of Science.
The Department of Molecular Medicine is seeking Cell Biologists for a Ph.D. position to characterize the mechanisms of integrin-mediated cell adhesion and migration. The project is funded by ERC for the next six years.
The candidate would join a successful and well-equipped laboratory with world-wide recognition in the field of adhesion biology consisting of biologist, biochemists and physicists. Besides an interesting and disease-relevant project, we offer the opportunity to connect to internationally renowned scientists.
Candidates with a strong background in biochemistry, with experience in:
- Cell biology
- Characterization of protein interaction
- Microscopy techniques
The salary level will be according to TVöD (Bund) (public salary scale).
The position is fixed term for three years with possible extension.
The Max Planck Society seeks to increase the number of women in those areas where they are underrepresented and therefore explicitly encourages women to apply.
The Max Planck Society is committed to employing more disabled individuals and especially encourages them to apply.