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Research Fellow (at Junior Research Group “Electronic Tissue Technologies”)

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The TU Dresden is one out of eleven German Universities of Excellence: strong in research with excellent post-graduate programs particularly in biomedical research, physics, material science, electronics and informatics. As a progressive full-status university with 14 faculties it is the largest technical university in Germany.
The Biotechnology Centre (BIOTEC) is an interdisciplinary centre focused on molecular bio-engineering, proteomics, genomics, biophysics, stem cells and computational biology (for more details please refer to: http://tu-dresden.de/die_tu_dresden/zentrale_einrichtungen/biotec).
At the BIOTEC, the Junior Research Group “Electronic Tissue Technologies”, which is still being established, is inviting applications for a   
Research Fellow
(Subject to personal qualification employees are remunerated according to salary group E 13 TV-L)
with internationally outstanding scientific accomplishments in one or more of the following fields: biomaterials, soft matter physics, micro-nano-technology, bioelectronic devices. The position starts on 1 June 2016 and is initially limited to 31 October 2017. The period of employment is governed by § 2 Fixed Term Research Contracts Act (Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz – WissZeitVG).
Tasks: The successful applicant will participate in the development of next generation implants for the nervous system. You will be involved with the design, fabrication and characterization of bioelectronic devices that blend seamlessly in the body and deliver therapeutic functions such as electrical stimulation, drugs, light or cells.     Requirements: Suitable applicants must have a university degree in Applied Physics, Materials Science, Chemistry or Bioengineering and a doctoral degree in a similar field. Excellent writing and communication skills are essential as well as the mind-set to work collaboratively in a highly interdisciplinary field. Experience with cell culture is a plus but not a requirement.    
Applications from women are particularly welcome. The same applies to people with disabilities. Please send your application and CV, including a description of past research activities, publications, acquired third-party funding, names and e-mail addresses of two referees, as a single PDF until 08.04.2016 (stamped arrival date of TU Dresden applies) to: michaela.hocker@biotec.tu-dresden.de (Please note: We are currently not able to receive electronically signed and encrypted data.) Applications sent by regular post should be addressed to the TU Dresden, Biotechnologisches Zentrum, Direktor des BIOTEC, Herrn Prof. Francis Stewart, Tatzberg 47/49, 01307 Dresden, Germany. Please submit copies only, as your application will not be returned to you. Expenses incurred in attending interviews cannot be reimbursed.

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michaela.hocker@biotec.tu-dresden.de or TU Dresden, Biotechnologisches Zentrum, Direktor des BIOTEC, Herrn Prof. Francis Stewart, Tatzberg 47/49, 01307 Dresden, Germany

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Germany (Sachsen)
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01307 Dresden
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Physics, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Material Science & Engineering