PhD position vacancy

The Institute of Biochemistry at the Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität (Excellence Cluster Cells in Motions) is offering up to 1 appointment in the group of Prof. Rentmeister as

Research Assistant
(Salary Level: E13 TV-L 65%)

for three years, with an option for extension and following a PhD. The weekly employment time is 25 hours and 53 minutes per week. The appointment will start on August 1st, 2018 or later.

The interdisciplinary working group is based at the University of Münster and provides exciting research opportunities in the fields of chemical biology, RNA biochemistry and molecular biology with applications in cell and developmental biology. Applicants should possess an excellent M.S. degree in biochemistry, molecular biolgy, molecular life sciences, biotechnology, or chemistry with a focus on biochemistry and fluency (spoken and written) of the English language.

The University of Münster is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the proportion of women academics. Therefore, applications by females are particularly welcome. Female candidates with equivalent qualifications and academic achievements will be preferentially considered within the framework of the legal possibilities. We also welcome applications from candidates with disabilities. Disabled candidates with equivalent qualifications will be preferentially considered.

Applications should include a cover letter, full CV, a statement of research interests, contact details of two references, copies of degree certificates and academic transcript and have to be submitted by May 31st, 2018.

Please submit your application by post or e-mail together with the required documents (email applications please as one pdf file) to the following address:

Prof. Dr. Andrea Rentmeister
z.Hd. Silke Hersping
Institut für Biochemie
Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 2
48149 Münster