PhD position in biology/ RNA biochemistry

At the Institute for Cell Biology and Neurosciences, Cluster of Excellence Frankfurt at the Goethe University Frankfurt is inviting applications for a
 
PhD student(E13 TV-G-U, 65%-part time)
 
to study the mechanisms of circular RNA biosynthesis. The project aims to elucidate the formation and functions of hypoxia-regulated circular RNA formation in angiogenesis. The candidate should hold a Master degree, have experience in RNA biology and cell culture work and should be proficient in English. Expertise in bioinformatics would be advantageous. The student will work at the interface between cell biology/RNA biochemistry (Prof. Michaela Müller-McNicoll) and cardiovascular physiology (Prof. Stefanie Dimmeler). Bioinformatics analyses will be performed in close collaboration with Dr. Kathi Zarnack at the Buchmann Institute for Molecular Life Sciences. The position is supported by the Cluster of Excellence Frankfurt and is initially limited to 2 yearswith the possibility of extension.

To apply, please send your application including your CV, the names of two scientific references and a motivation letter in a single PDF file until 28.06.2015 by e-mail to Prof. Dr. Stefanie Dimmeler, Institute for Cardiovascular Regeneration, and Prof. Michaela Müller Mc-Nicoll, Institute for Cell Biology and Neuroscience, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany. E-mails: mueller-mcnicoll@bio.uni-frankfurt.de; dimmeler@em.uni-frankfurt.de.

The Goethe University Frankfurtis an equal opportunities employer and places particular emphasis on fostering career opportunities for female scientists.

How to apply:
Application including your CV, the names of two scientific references and a motivation letter in a single PDF file until 28.06.2015
Send application to
mueller-mcnicoll@bio.uni-frankfurt.de
dimmeler@em.uni-frankfurt.de
While applying for the job please refer to jobvector and use the following reference number: KaZ-MMN-SD_2015-06

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The Buchmann Institute for Molecular Life Sciences (BMLS) was founded in 2009 as part of the Cluster of Excellence Macromolecular Complexes at the Goethe University Frankfurt am Main. Research at the BMLS aims at understanding macromolecular complexes, in particular the molecular mechanisms underlying cellular functions. BMLS is composed of 12 scientific groups from various disciplines...

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