The German Cancer Research Center : PhD position in Glycobioinformatics

The German Cancer Research Center is the largest biomedical research institution in Germany.

With more than 2100 employees, we operate an extensive scientific program in the field of cancer research.

The Division of Translational Immunology is searching for a PhD Student (Ref-No. 38/2009)

Description: PhD position in Glycobioinformatics available.

The EuroGlycanArrays training network is set up in the emerging field of glycomics and gives young scientists a unique opportunity to work on their PhD in a large interdisciplinary consortium of internationally known scientists. Here we offer a 3-year PhD position at the German Cancer Research Center, one of the world-class research institutions in Germany.
The research project of the thesis covers aspects of protein-carbohydrate interaction and glycobioinformatics.

Your profile:
• Strong background in structural biology and chemistry
• Excellent computer skills
• Experience in computer programming desirable but not mandatory

The position is available immediately and limited to 3 years.

For further information please contact
Dr. Reinhard Schwartz-Albiez
phone 06221 42 3713.

The German Cancer Research Center is committed to increase
the representation of women in science and encourages
applications from qualified female scientists. Persons with
disabilities will be given preference among equally qualified

Please send your application to:
Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum
Personal- und Sozialwesen
Im Neuenheimer Feld 280
69120 Heidelberg

Or apply online: www.dkfz.de