Doctoral Research Associate in Biochemistry

University of Munster Institute of Biochemistry

The Institute of Biochemistry at the University of Münster is offering two part-time positions in the group of Prof. Dr. Andrea Rentmeister as

Doctoral Research Associate
(Wissenschaftliche*r Mitarbeiter*in)
(Salary Level: E13 TV-L, 65 %)

from 1 April 2021 or later for a fixed-term period of 3 years. These part-time positions (65 %) currently correspond to a weekly working time of 25 hours 53 minutes. The positions offer the possibility to carry out research for a doctoral PhD thesis and - upon request - to be integrated into a structured PhD training programme.

Our interdisciplinary working group is based at the University of Münster and provides exciting research opportunities in the fields of chemical biology, RNA biochemistry and molecular biology with applications in cell and developmental biology. We are looking for highly motivated applicants with an excellent M.Sc. degree in chemistry, biochemistry, molecular biology, molecular life sciences or biotechnology. Preference will be given to candidates with fluency (spoken and written) of the English language, the ability to collaborate with other team members with different scientific backgrounds, and with a strong interest in interdisciplinary research.

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 preferentially considered within the framework of the legal possibilities.
The University of Münster is committed to employing more staff with disabilities. Candidates with recognised severe disabilities who have equivalent qualifications are given preference in hiring decisions.

Please send your application with the usual documents by post or e-mail (please send e-mail applications as one pdf file) by 18 January 2021 to:

Prof. Dr. Andrea Rentmeister
Institute of Biochemistry
Corrensstraße 36
48149 Münster