European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)

Outstanding early career group / team leaders at EMBL

European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)

Heidelberg, Germany; Hinxton near Cambridge, United Kingdom

The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) is recruiting

Outstanding early career group/team leaders

in the fields of: Cell Biology and Biophysics; Genomics Technology Development; Microfluidics & Genomics Technology Development; Developmental Biology; Computational Biology/Bioinformatics; Molecular Systems Biology; Epigenetics & Neurobiology; Open Targets Informatics Science and Phenomics. View all open faculty positions across our European sites at

Join EMBL and you’ll join a community of world-class researchers and skilled professionals working together to uncover the secrets of life. We offer services to the scientific community; train the next generation of scientists and strive to integrate the life sciences across Europe. Our research drives the development of new technology and methods in the life sciences. We work to transfer this knowledge for the benefit of society.

EMBL hires group and team leaders early in their careers and provides them with a supportive, collegial and family friendly environment. This enables them to launch ambitious and original research programmes.


  • Recurrent core funding for the entire period
  • Access to outstanding PhD students and post-docs
  • Limited teaching
  • Cutting edge core facilities
  • Attractive compensation and benefits

EMBL is Europe’s flagship laboratory for the life sciences. We are international, innovative and interdisciplinary. As an inclusive, equal opportunity employer, EMBL is committed to achieving gender balance and strongly encourages applications from women. Appointment will be based on merit alone.

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