PostDoc with a background in physics/engineering and a strong interest In microscopy, optical engineering and BioImaging (Feb. 2016)

Job description:

Our laboratory works at the interface of physics, informatics, cell- and molecular biology, we develop new methods and microscopy instrumentation and we employ these to answer important biological questions.

We are looking for a postdoc with strong background in physics or engineering with a passion to engage in collaborative and interdisciplinary projects. Experience in one or more of the following topics would be a big plus: optics, laser and microscopy instrumentation, electronics, computing – especially GPU programming, CCD camera technology or microfluidics, but we also offer the possibility to acquire complementary knowledge and skills with the help of our collaborators. Knowledge in biology is not required.

The candidate will be responsible for the development of a new and innovative microscope that will be central for the realization of a funded project.

Start of position: open (as soon as possible)

For application or further information, please contact:

Michael Knop: m.knop@zmbh.uni-heidelberg.de

Phone: 06221-544213

June 2016: the position has been filled, but still, if you like what we do and would like to be come part of it, enquire ….