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Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­sität Ber­lin - Fac­ulty II - Insti­tute of Chem­istry/ Max-Vol­mer-Labo­ra­to­ry for Bio­phy­sical Che­mis­try

Rese­arch Assist­ant (PhD can­did­ate) - 0.65 work­ing time - salary grade 13 TV-L Ber­liner Hoch­schu­len

Work­ing field:

Research in the Bio­molecu­lar Mod­el­ling Group in the field of Com­pu­ta­tional Chem­istry: Our Research is mainly focussed on molecu­lar dynam­ics sim­u­la­tions of vari­ous bio­lo­gical photore­cept­ors com­bined with the com­pu­ta­tion of elec­tro­static and spec­tro­scopic prop­er­ties by means of quantum mech­an­ical hybrid meth­ods and molecu­lar mech­an­ical hybrid meth­ods. The PhD can­did­ate will spe­cific­ally work on the devel­op­ment and imple­ment­a­tion of new com­pu­ta­tional QM/MM based approaches for com­put­ing pKa val­ues of titrat­able side chains and cofactors in pro­teins. This pro­ject is integ­rated in the SFB 1078 Col­lab­or­at­ive Research Cen­ter "Pro­ton­a­tion Dynam­ics in Pro­tein Func­tion. PhD thesis pre­par­a­tion is pos­sible.


Suc­cess­ful can­did­ates must have com­ple­ted a uni­ver­sity degree (Dip­lom, Mas­ter or equi­val­ent) in phys­ics, chem­istry or in bio­chem­istry; exper­i­ence with com­pu­ta­tio­nal chem­istry meth­ods and strong back­ground in pro­gram­ming. / More inform­a­tion on the job can be obtai­ned from Prof. Dr. Andrea Mrog­in­ski (Tel.: +49 (0)30 314-26500,

How to ap­ply:

Please send your writ­ten applic­a­tion with the ref­er­ence num­ber and the usual doc­u­ments to Tech­nis­che Uni­versität Ber­lin - Der Präsid­ent - Fakultät II, Institut für Chemie, Max-Volmer-Laboratorium für Biophysikalische Chemie, Sekr. PC 14, Straße des 17. Juni 135, 10623 Berlin or by e-mail to

To ensure equal oppor­tu­nit­ies bet­ween women and men, app­li­ca­ti­ons by women with the requi­red qua­li­fi­ca­ti­ons are expli­citly desi­red.
Qua­li­fied indi­vi­du­als with disa­bi­li­ties will be favo­red.

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