Post-doc position (E13 TV-G-U)

to study changes in metabolism (using mass spectrometry).

The position is available from 01.07.2022 for 3 years, with possibility for prolongation.

The classification is based on the job characteristics of the collective agreement applicable to Goethe University (TV-G-U).

The position requires the following:

  • Participation in a service project in the framework of a recently funded Collaborative Research Centre (SFB 1531).
  • Collection of experimental data, analysis and documentation of results and preparation of material for publication.
  • Deep knowledge of targeted metabolite analyses as well as untargeted metabolomic profiling.
  • Expertise in chromatography (LC and GC), mass spectrometry and the field of metabolomics.
  • Talent and interest in method development.

We offer:

  • A well-equipped mass spectrometry lab, including UPLC, nano LC and GC systems coupled to single and triple quadrupoles, and high-resolution mass spectrometers in an internationally recognized group (www.ivs.uni-frankfurt.de).
  • National and international networking – The Institute is part of the CardioPulmonary Institute (www.cpi-online.de) and the German Center for Cardiovascular Research (www.DZHK.de).

Requirements:

  • A completed, very good doctoral degree in biology, biotechnology, molecular medicine or an equivalent discipline.
  • Experience in LC-MS/MS and/or GC-MS metabolomic analyses.
  • Good self-organization and team working abilities.
  • Excellent written and spoken English.

Applications with the usual documents (in a single PDF file) and the names and contact details of 3 referees should be submitted in electronic form within 4 weeks of the appearance of this advertisement to Prof. Dr. I. Fleming (fleming@vrc.uni-frankfurt.de).

This advertisement is online since 15.06.2022

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