Postdoc Bioinformatics, Molecular Biology - Cardiovascular Research (m/f/d)

The German Heart Center of the Free State of Bavaria associated to the Technical University of Munich is a clinic with international reputation and a state of the art technical and medical equipment.

The Department of Cardiovascular Diseases is seeking a

Postdoc Bioinformatics/ Molecular Biology (m/f/d)

Major Tasks

  • Implementation of in silico-analyses supported by our experienced team of bioinformaticians
  • Design and development of in vitro- and in vivo-studies for validating identified genes and variants  
  • Instruction of technical staff and training of doctoral candidates
  • Monitoring of successfull achievement of project goals
The German-British research project funded by the German Centre for Cardiovascular Research (DZHK) and the British Heart Foundation (BHF). Our state-of-the-art laboratory focusses on basic and translational research with high relevance for cardiovascular medicine and genetics. Specifically, we are interested in identification and functional characterization of genetic variants influencing vascular interfaces and atherosclerotic plaque formation.

Key requirements

  • Keen interest in cardiovascular research  
  • University degree in biology/ biochemistry/ molecular biology/ molecular medicine/ bioinformatics
  • Doctoral degree in one of the above-mentioned field with proven expertise in molecular biology and  bioinformatics
  • Experience with cell culture (S1, S2) and ideally with animal experimental approaches
  • Accuracy and reliability, personal initiative, organizational skills and a strong sense of responsibility
  • Excellent english language skills (spoken and written)
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team

Our offer

We offer excellent possibilities for your professional development. The payment will be according to TV-L. The position is full time and initially limited to three years. Besides subsidized public transport we offer attractive sport programs, access to the water sports spot at lake Starnberg, use of our day care center and much more.

The German Heart Center Munich promotes professional equality between women and men and provides the same employment opportunity for severely disabled people in case of equal qualifications.


Please send us your application until June 30th, 2019 by E-Mail to:
Interview expenses will not be reimbursed.

Deutsches Herzzentrum München des Freistaates Bayern
Lazarettstrasse 36
80636 München

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