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expands its team in the working group of Dr. Franz Herzog and would like to fill the following position starting from September 2021

Postdoc in Biomedical/Biological Mass Spectrometry (f/m/d)

Full-time: 40 hours per week /temporary position for 3 years

Your role

  • Development of mass spectrometric approaches for studying protein interaction networks and signalling pathways by applying chemical crosslinking
  • Establishing mass spectrometric methods for the analysis of protein modifications in complex samples and on purified proteins like antibodies
  • Performance of protein biochemistry and cell biological experiments
  • Contribution to the design, standardization and certification of mass spectrometric assays

Our offer

We offer you a place in an international teaching and research environment in Krems – in a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Region – as well as access to an extensive network of alumni, partner universities and business partners. An informal structure with a flat hierarchy and streamlined decision making allows you to capitalise on a high degree of flexibility in research and teaching. You can also take advantage of benefits such as training and development courses, health promotion initiatives and a wide range of events.

Your profile

  • PhD in molecular biology, biochemistry or related subject
  • Keen interest in the development of mass spectrometric approaches to study protein interactions and their regulation by post-translational modifications to address biological and biomedical questions
  • Demonstrated scientific expertise (publications) in the fields of biochemistry, cell biology or mass spectrometry
  • Hands-on experience in mass spectrometry and applying dedicated analysis software
  • Knowledge of the statistical environment R or any other programming language is a plus
  • Ability to independently run and organize a scientific project, self-motivated and responsible work ethic as well as high competence to work and communicate in a team
  • Excellent English skills (oral and written), proficiency in German is of advantage
  • Excellent Software skills (MS Office)


What is important to us

Pioneering, international and respectful: we sconsider collaboration between academia, service providers and students as a creative process that paves the way for the successful transformation of research findings into commercial applications.

Your salary

IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems is not subject to any collective agreements. The gross salary for this position is EUR 3.945,90,-- per months based on a full-time workload (40 hours per week ) according to FWF guidelines. 
The position is limited to 3 years.


IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems, HR Services, bewerbungen(at)fh-krems.ac.at
If you are interested in this position, please submit your application (covering letter, CV, ..) via our website only.

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