Hannover Medical School (MHH)

Postdoctoral Researcher (f/m/d)

Hannover Medical School (MHH)

Hannover, Germany

The research group Virus Interaction Proteomics at the Institute for Experimental Virology, TWINCORE in Hannover, Germany, is recruiting a research associate (postdoc) on a 2-year 4-months position in virology to pursue a project aiming at elucidating and characterizing host factors associated with human noroviruses.


  • Purify and characterize norovirus exosomes from patient samples.
  • Perform statistical calculations downstream bioinformatic analyses.
  • Communicate proteomics data to our computer scientist partners.
  • Test purified norovirus samples in organoid culture systems for infectivity.
  • Evaluate the efficacy of disinfectants towards patient derived norovirus.
  • Coordinate and participate in meetings of the PRESENt consortium.


  • PhD in infection biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, or cell biology.
  • Excellent written and oral English communication skills.
  • Relevant experience in mammalian cell culture.
  • Interest in protein biochemistry of virus-host interactions.
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as independently.
  • Ability to deliver results to required standard and organize and prioritize own work.

Please apply through the online portal by 01.09.2019

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

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