Postdoc Position at the University of Tuebingen

Simultaneously image and photostimulate hundreds of individual cells in 3D, with precise targeting of cells across large areas of the brain. Introducing the HoloStim-3D.

Institute: The Department of Neurophysiology, Institute of Physiology of the Eberhard Karls, University of Tuebingen

Start date: 1st October 2020

The Position

The Department of Neurophysiology at the University of Tuebingen has a vacancy for a Postdoc position for two years (with the possibility of an extension), TVL-L 13, 100 %, starting from 01.10.2020.

The Candidate

A PhD in Biology/Medicine or a related discipline as well as deep knowledge of Molecular Biology (ELISA, RNA-Seq, design/production of viruses, etc.) and/or (in vivo) calcium imaging including the corresponding analysis methods (Matlab) is required.

The candidate is expected to work independently within the framework of institute’s major research fields, including:

  • Analysis of the interaction between the nervous and the immune systems of the brain
  • Characterization of microglial turnover, priming and senescence
  • In vivo analysis of signal processing in the olfactory bulb
  • Mechanisms of integration of adult stem cells in preexisting neural networks
  • Alzheimer’s disease

Furthermore, the candidate is invited to contribute to the teaching in physiology, as well as to courses of the “Graduate School of Cellular & Molecular Neuroscience” and/or of the PhD program “Experimental Medicine”. We offer a carrier development and specialization in physiology as well as habilitation.

How to Apply

Please send your application including CV, the motivation letter, copies of certificates and a publication list by post or electronically to: 

Prof. Dr. O. Garaschuk
Institute of Physiology, Department of Neurophysiology
Eberhard Karls University Tübingen
Keplerstraße 15 
72074 Tübingen 
Email: [email protected]

Please mention that you saw this vacancy on Scientifica's website when applying.

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