19/09/2019
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions

PhD position at Intana Bioscience GmbH within the PROTON ITN network

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Intana Bioscience GmbH
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Biological sciencesBiological engineering
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    19/10/2019 21:00 - Europe/Athens
  • LOCATION
    Germany › Planegg
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/11/2019
  • EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME
    H2020 / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    Intana_Proton_01
  • MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER
    860592

PROTON is an international training network (ITN) in the frame of Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions (MSCA). 10 academic and 2 industrial partners joint to train 15 PhD students in the field of proton transport and proton coupled transport. The research projects of the PhD students aim at clarifying the molecular reaction mechanisms of protons in the confines of interfacial water layers and proteinaceous cavities with emphasis on proton mobility.

You are eligible to apply if you are: (i) in the first four years (full-time equivalent) of your research career; (ii) have not resided or carried out your main activity (work, studies, etc.) in Germany for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to their recruitment. iii) are competent in written and spoken English.

Intana Bioscience GmbH (Planegg, Germany) offers a position for a PhD student to work on assay development and inhibitor screening using FCCS methods for proton transporters. The student will also have two secondments at the University of Kiel and Linz for several months. The PhD will be granted in coordination with Prof. Eric Beitz at the University of Kiel.

We are looking for students holding or very close to completing their Masterdegree in Biology, (Bio)Technology, (Bio)Physics, (Bio)Chemistry or Optics with the following qualities: i) exceptional academic performance, including qualifications, prizes; ii) subject specific skills and expertise iii) mobility, high interest and motivation, communication, presentation skills and team working abilities.

 

We are offering a full time position for three years. The gross salary per month amounts to 3.171,90€ incl. taxes and social security / employer’s contribution. In addition the ESR will be paid a monthly mobility allowance (600€) and - if applicable - a family allowance (500€).

The earliest starting date is 1st October 2019.

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Biological sciences: Master Degree or equivalent
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. Applicants must, at the date of recruitment by

    PROTON, be in the first four years (full-time equivalent research

    experience measured from the date when the researcher obtained the

    degree entitling him/her to embark on a doctorate) of their research

    careers

  2. They should not have been awarded a doctoral degree.
  3. Applicants must not have resided or carried out their

    main activity (work, studies, etc.) in the country of the recruiting

    institution for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately before

    the recruitment date. This excludes short stays such as holidays or

    compulsory national service.

  4. We look for students with exceptional academic

    performance holding or very close to completing their Master degree in

    Physics, Chemistry, Biophysics, Biochemistry or closely related

    subjects,

  5. Knowledge of the English language is essential.

Specific Requirements

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. Knowledge of light microscopic and spectroscopic

    techniques (e.g. confocal microscopy, fluorescence correlation

    spectroscopy, single dye tracing)

  2. Experience in handling fluorescent molecules,
  3. Publications in international journals/attendance of international conferences .
  4. Cloning, protein expression, cell culture
  5. Protein purification and membrane reconstitution
  6. Ability to use programming languages for data acquisition
  7. Soft skills: presentation skill, team working ability

 

For all the above, knowledge is proven by publications, certificates, master thesis or equivalent documentation. Skills should be

acknowledged in reference letters and demonstrated during the interview (presentation skills). During the interview each applicants presents

his/her master thesis.

Women are encouraged to apply. The recruitment committee gives preference to female candidates if they are equally qualified as male candidates.

 

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Intana Bioscience GmbH
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Planegg

EURAXESS offer ID: 447567

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