Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research
Area of research:
Scientific / postdoctoral posts
The optimal candidate should have a MD or PhD degree, a strong background in virology (ideally herpesvirus and/or coronavirus oriented) and/or immunology (ideally, T cell based), but candidates with strong expertise in flow cytometry, live cell imaging and animal models of infection will also be considered. Our lab combines advanced virus genetics with multiparametric flow cytometry and quantitative real-time live-cell imaging of the infection process.
•Knowledge of security policies
•Knowledge of Windows Office package
•Knowledge of FlowJo and Graphad Prism
•Ability to work in a team
The project will focus on studies of immune responses to SARS-CoV-2 infection in animal models and in human cell culture systems. The candidate will utilize recombinant viral mutants or new variants of SARS-CoV-2 in the study of immune protection and immune pathogenesis of COVID infection. Solid English language proficiency is required.
People with severe disabilities and equivalent professional qualifications who are suitable for the position are given preference. In order to protect your rights, we ask you to provide us with a clearly recognizable reference to the existence of a degree of severe disability in your cover letter or resume.
The HZI strives for professional equality between women and men.
The position is suitable for part-time work and will be realized within the scope of the possibilities of the service.