Available PhD Position

Are you bright, motivated and creative student with a strong interest in cell biology and genetics? Would you like to participate in our effort to functionally characterize the gene regulatory networks comprising stress inducible transcription factors and their effectors in development, aging and disease using Drosophila and mouse models?

Candidates should have expertise in molecular and cell biology techniques, and have an interest in utilizing high-throughput genomic technologies. Strong background in genetics and signaling is required and knowledge of basic bioinformatic tools are welcome. Experience in handling mice is an advantage but not necessary. Good command of oral and written English is essential.

Application should include:

  • a Cover Letter explaining motivation for the application
  • your Curriculum Vitae including your publication list
  • a statement of scientific achievements
  • a brief summary of research interests
  • contact information for two references

Email your application as a single PDF document to: uhlirova-jobs[at]uni-koeln.de