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MicRobiology PostDoc Job Opportunity @ EMPA Switzerland

MicRobiology PostDoc Job Opportunity @ EMPA Switzerland

MicRobiology PostDoc Job Opportunity @ EMPA Switzerland: Empa – the place where innovation starts. Empa is the research institute for materials science and technology of the ETH Domain and conducts cutting-edge research for the benefit of industry and the well-being of society.
Laboratory for Biointerfacesis seeking a full-time

MicRobiology PostDoc Job Opportunity @ EMPA Switzerland

Postdoc in the group of Bacteria at Surfaces

The activities of the Postdoc position are focused on studying bacterial-surface interactions through biophysical and molecular microbiology tools.

The tasks and responsibilities include:

  • tackling scientific questions for improved understanding of bacteria on surfaces such as mechanosensing system of bacteria, the role of extracellular polymeric substances (EPS)
  • working with different microorganisms, including class II microbes designing, executing and analyzing scientific experiments and results
  • writing scientific publications, grant applications and presenting data at national and international scientific meetings
  • The candidate should have a PhD degree in Microbiology, biology-related Material Science, Bioengineering or similar disciplines.
  • Good knowledge in general microbiological techniques, especially in biofilm formation and quantification, is of advantage.
  • Strong interest in material-related research is a great plus.
  • Experiences with laboratory equipment, such as microplate reader, flow chambers, fluorescence microscopy and biophysical tools for surface characterization, are highly desired.
  • The candidate should have a strong track record in scientific publications.
  • We are looking for a highly motivated person capable of independent, efficient handling of scientific and industry related projects in an interdisciplinary environment.
  • The candidate is expected to actively bring in his/her scientific expertise and competence and able to perform multi-tasks.
  • Excellent communication skill in English is a must.
  • German knowledge would be a plus.

The position (100%) will be limited to two years with options for an extension.

For further information please contact Dr. Qun Ren,
phone +41 58 765 7688, e-mail:qun.ren@empa.ch.

Applications should be accompanied by a CV, a list of publications, a letter of motivation and addresses of two referees.

Empa
Esther Zürcher
Human Resources
Lerchenfeldstrasse 5
9014 St. Gallen
Switzerland
www.empa.ch/abt404
empa.ch/EmpaChannel

MicRobiology PostDoc Job Opportunity @ EMPA Switzerland

 

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