The Institute of Clinical Microbiology, Immunology and Hygiene in Erlangen, Germany, inviting applicants for the PhD funding for the high-potential candidates.
The project aims to characterize the translational control of macrophage effector molecules and the mechanisms of parasite persistence in Leishmania infections.
- PhD Position which is available immediately for an initial two-year appointment in the Innate Immunity/Leishmania research group (head: Dr. rer. nat. Ulrike Schleicher and Prof. Dr. med. Christian Bogdan).
- Applicants should hold a Diploma/MSc degree in biological sciences or related areas, they should have a strong interest in basic research and be ambitious and motivated to work in competitive fields of biomedical research.
- Laboratory experience in any of the following areas (e.g. parasitology, immunology, microbiology, cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry, bioinformatics, analysis of transgenic or knockout mice) would be helpful.
How to Apply
Candidates have to send/email their inquiries or applications with the usual documents (CV, references) to: Prof. Dr. med. Christian Bogdan, Mikrobiologisches Institut, Universitätsklinikum Erlangen, Wasserturmstr. 3-5, D-91054 Erlangen, Phone: +49 9131-8522551 (office) or 8522552 (secretary), Fax +49 9131-851001, E-mail: [email protected]