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Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­si­tät Dres­den - B CUBE – Cen­ter for Mole­cu­lar Bio­en­gi­nee­ring

The TU Dres­den is one of ele­ven Ger­man uni­ver­si­ties that were iden­ti­fied as an “excel­lence uni­ver­sity”. TUD has about 36.500 stu­dents and almost 5319 employees, 507 pro­fes­sors among them, and, thus, is the lar­gest uni­ver­sity in Sax­ony, today.

Having been com­mit­ted to sci­en­ces and the engi­nee­ring before the reuni­fi­ca­tion of Ger­many, TU Dres­den now is a multi-disci­pline uni­ver­sity, also offe­ring huma­nities and social sci­en­ces as well as medi­cine.

Junior Rese­arch Fel­low

(Sub­ject to per­sonal qual­i­fic­a­tion employ­ees are remu­ner­ated accord­ing to salary group E 13 TV-L)

The B CUBE – Cen­ter for Molecu­lar Bioen­gin­eer­ing, an insti­tute of the Cen­ter for Molecu­lar and Cel­lu­lar Bioen­gin­eer­ing is seek­ing applic­a­tions for a pos­i­tion as Junior Research Fel­low
start­ing 01.07.2020, in the field of syn­thetic bio­logy, bio­chem­istry, bio­phys­ics, or bio­lo­gical mate-rials. The pos­i­tion is lim­ited for 3 years. Exten­sion for addi­tional two years is pos­sible after posi-tive eval­u­ation. The period of employ­ment is gov­erned by the Fixed Term Research Con­tracts Act (Wis­senschaft­szeitver­trags­ge­setz – Wis­sZeitVG).
B CUBE is an inter­dis­cip­lin­ary research cen­ter focus­ing on three research dimen­sions: Bio-pro­spect­ing, BioN­ano Tools, and Bio­mi­metic Mater­i­als (see The Junior Research Fel­low will be part of a dynamic insti­tute of TU Dresden situ­ated on the Life Sci­ence Cam­pus next to the Bio­tech­no­logy Cen­ter, the DFG Cluster of Excel­lence “Phys­ics of Life”, the Cen­ter for Regen­er­at­ive Ther­apies, the School of Medi­cine, and the Max Planck Insti­tute of Molecu­lar Cell Bio­logy and Genet­ics.

Work­ing field:

The suc­cess­ful applic­ant will receive an own research budget for a period of three years and will be sci­en­tific­ally inde­pend­ent. Dur­ing the fel­low­ship, the applic­ant will be invited to apply, together with B CUBE, for junior group leader fund­ing from, e.g. Deutsche Forschungs­ge­meinsch­aft (Emmy-Noether pro­gram), European Union (ERC start­ing grant), Volk­swa­gen­Stif­tung (Freigeist fel­low-ship) or equi­val­ent pro­grams. B CUBE offers an excel­lent sci­entific envir­on­ment with career ment­or­ing, state-of-the-art equip­ment as well as ded­ic­ated labor­at­ory and office space in a new research build­ing.


uni­ver­sity and doc­to­ral degree (wit­hin two years after PhD com­ple­tion). App­li­cants are expec­ted to have an excel­lent sci­en­ti­fic track record in mole­cu­lar gene­tics, mole­cu­lar cell bio­logy, bio­che­mi­stry, che­mi­cal bio­logy, or bio­phy­sics.

How to ap­ply:

Please send your app­li­ca­tion (CV, publi­ca­tion list, a short descrip­tion of past achie­ve­ments, a rese­arch pro­po­sal (max. three pages) and con­tact details for three refe­rees) pre­fer­a­bly via the TU Dres­den Secu­re­Mail Por­tal by sen­ding it as a sin­gle pdf file to until 31.01.2020 (stam­ped arri­val date app­lies) or by mail to: TU Dres­den, B CUBE, Herrn Prof. Dr. Michael Schlierf, Tatz­berg 41, 01307 Dres­den. Please sub­mit copies only, as your app­li­ca­tion will not be retur­ned to you. Expen­ses incur­red in atten­ding inter­views can­not be reim­bur­sed.