Postdoctoral Research Scientist (Immunology) at The Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research

The HZI, the Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research (www.helmholtz-hzi.de), seeks an experienced

Postdoctoral Research Scientist (Immunology)

for the Department of Vaccinology and Applied Microbiology to establish a
program to elucidate the mechanisms of action of mucosal adjuvants spinning
from our discovery pipeline, as well as the contribution of accessory cells and
the underlying mechanisms of cross talk between epithelial and immune cells.
The candidate must hold a PhD or equivalent in the area of immunology, documented
by publications. Expertise in the areas of memory, homing, signal
transduction or mucosal immunity will be considered as an advantage.
The Department has access to state of the art facilities for animal studies (SPF
up to BSL3), nucleic acid arrays platform, flow cytometry/sorting unit,
proteomics, NMR/mass spectrometry, and imaging (confocal, FESEM/TEM
and in vivo imaging).

Duration: The position is available for two years.
Starting date: The position is available immediately.
Salary: TVöD E13 + supplemented to E14

Informal inquiries should be directed to
Prof. Dr. Carlos A. Guzmán,
Phone: +49-531-61814600;
e-mail: carlos.guzman@helmholtz-hzi.de.