Postdoctoral scientist in Dermatology and Allergic

Universitätsklinikum Ulm

The Department of Dermatology and Allergic Diseases at the University Hospital of Ulm is seeking a

Postdoctoral scientist (TV-L equivalent to BATIIa)

for a project on molecular mechanisms of oxidative stress in aging in mice deficient for antioxidative enzymes for two years with the possibility for prolongation.

Candidates should have a PhD in cell biology/genetics or biochemistry/molecular biology. A strong and documented background with practical experience in the analysis of transgenic mice, cell biology and biochemistry is required and essential with publications preferably in peerreviewed journals.

Personal qualities preferably include an active, professional approach to the work with drive for independent work and excellent communication skills. The successful candidate will be highly motivated, able to work in a collaborative manner and committed to an academic career in a teamorientated environment with a perspective to establish her/his own research group/profile.

He/she will work in the new Life Sciences Building within the recently established Research Group on Aging Mechanisms funded by the German Research Foundation (KFO 142) embedded in a well connected interdisciplinary faculty. Please see our homepage at http://www.uni-ulm.de/klinik/derma/.

The University aims to increase the number of women among the faculty staff an therefore explicitly encourages the application of female scientists.

Applicants should send a full CV, a list of publications as well as the names and addresses of three academic referees not later than March 31, 2008 to:

University Hospital of Ulm

Professor Dr. Karin Scharffetter-Kochanek

Department of Dermatology and Allergic Diseases

Experimental Dermatology

Helmholtzstrasse 8/1

89081 Ulm


Ulm University is an equal opportunity employer

and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals.

Link: http://www.laborjournal.de/rubric/markt/gesetzt/S_08_03_a27.pdf