Senior Scientist (Group Leader) in Electron Microscopy

At its headquarters Greifswald-Insel Riems (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany) Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, performs research on infectious, primarily viral diseases of food-producing animals, currently working in biosafety levels up to BSL3+ with a BSL4 laboratory and large animal facility currently commissioning. The Electron Microscopy Facility supports these interdisciplinary research projects providing expertise in morphological virus diagnostics and ultrastructural analysis of virus-host interaction. As a replacement for the soon retiring current head of unit we are looking for an experienced electron microscopist to head the unit and, besides providing service work, establish a strong research program in biological imaging including fluorescent imaging, live-cell video microscopy, correlative microscopy and electron microscopy. The electron microscopy lab is equipped with a Philips Tecnai 12 incl. SE-Detector and a FEI Tecnai spirit G2 incl. tomography software both with twin lens.

We seek an enthusiastic individual to continue the successful, more than 70 years history of electron microscopy at Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Insel Riems. Successful applicants should be flexible and innovative, work team-oriented and interdisciplinary with other groups at Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut. The position is advertised at the senior scientist level corresponding to

Scientific Director (pay grade A15 BBesO)
/Wissenschaftlicher Direktor (A15 BBesO)

in the civil service of the Federal Republic of Germany. This position can be obtained if necessary prerequisites are met.

Your profile

  • PhD in biology or related fields
  • Several years of experience in biological electron microscopy
  • Expertise in imaging in biology and microbiology
  • Expertise in acquisition of research grants
  • Proven record of publications

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Applications:

Fachbereich Personal
Postfach 1318
17466 Greifswald-Insel Riems
Email: 087.14RI@fli.bund.de

Further details:

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Thomas C. Mettenleiter
President of Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut
Email: thomas.mettenleiter@fli.bund.de

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