Researcher (Postdoc or PhD-student)

University of Hohenheim


February 28, 2022


Academic position Researcher (Postdoc or PhD-student)

Our group is looking for an enthusiastic person to join our work on signaling mechanisms at the plasma membrane and in plasmodesmata. We are especially interested in unraveling the role of receptor kinases in regulation of transport processes. The project will include experiments and data analysis to construct interaction networks and perform functional characterizations of candidate receptor kinases involved in regulation of water uptake or nutrient transport. The project offers a high degree of freedom to pursue individual research interests.

Required Qualifications: Candidates should be highly motivated to work in an international team and have substantial expertise in plant biochemistry and plant molecular biology. Additional skills in computational biology are of advantage, as well as basic knowledge of R and/or Python. Communication language in the lab and in group seminars is in English.

Application deadline : 28.02.2022

Please attach the following documents to your application: Application: Please send your application including letter of motivation, curriculum vitae, publication list and transcripts of degrees by email to Prof. Dr. Waltraud Schulze, until 28.02.2022. The position will be filled as soon as a suitable candidate is found. Salary is according to TV-L. Extension beyond 3 years is possible. The University of Hohenheim seeks to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and therefore strongly encourages female scientists to apply. With equal qualifications, preference will be given to candidates with disabilities.