PhD Students in the IZKF BIOMAT at the RWTH Aachen University

The Interdisciplinary Centre for Clinical Research IZKF “BIOMAT.“
at the RWTH Aachen University invites applications for the position of several

PhD Students (m/f)

PhD Student. The IZKF “BIOMAT.” seeks qualified, highly motivated
PhD students with a master/diploma degree in biology, biochemistry
or related life sciences. The positions are available in the IZKF-funded
group of Prof. Dr. Thumann focusing on the establishment and
characteriza tion of cellular prosthesis for transplantation in the eye. The
candidate should be familiar with cell biology assays including ELISA,
fluores cence activated cell sorter and tissue culture. The candidate
must have good communication skills and should be able to work
constructively in a multi-disciplinary team.

RTWH Aachen University has been rewarded with the “Total-E-Quality-Award”
for its efforts with respect to gender equality. In cases of equal qualification,
aptitude and expertise of the applicants, female applicants will be given pre -
ferential treatment for those salary groups and careers in which females are
underrepresented, unless there are preponderant reasons to give preference
to another applicant. Please refer to § 8 Article 6 of the North Rhine-West -
phalian Equal Opportunities Act (Landesgleichstellungsgesetz NW).

RWTH Aachen University has been rewarded with the title “disability-friendly”
(Prädikat behindertenfreundlich) for its efforts with respect to training and
employment of severely disabled people. Applications from severely disabled
people with appropriate suitability are explicitly welcome. This also applies to
people with equal opportunities in accordance with § 2 SGB IX (Social Code).

Applications (English/German) must include a full CV, summary of the master/diploma thesis, name and address of two references, and should be submitted by mail to:

Augenklinik des Universitäts klinikums der RWTH Aachen,
Frau Univ.-Prof. Dr. Gabriele Thumann,
Pauwelstr. 30, 52074
Aachen, Gemany
E-Mail: gthumann@ukaachen.de