The Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics is an international research institute with approx. 360 employees, working in the field of genomics. The Department of Genome Regulation has a special focus on studying epigenetic and transcriptional mechanisms in stem cells and development.
The Stem Cell Chromatin research group, headed by Dr. Aydan Bulut-Karslioglu, was established in 2018. We have an open position for a:
Technician/Technical Assistant (m/f/d)
(TVoeD E6-E9b, depending on qualification)
We are currently looking for a highly motivated technician who wants to work in a dynamic, international lab to tackle mysteries in stem cell regulation. A successful candidate has completed professional training as a Technical Assistant (BTA/MTA/CTA) or holds an equivalent qualification. Experience in general molecular biology and cloning techniques and cell culture is required. Experience in mouse handling, embryo isolation and genome-editing techniques is desired. Fluency in written and spoken English is necessary. Fluency in German is advantageous, but not required.
For further information, please visit the website of the Bulut-Karslioglu Laboratory.
The initial appointment will be for 2 years with the possibility of extension. The position can also be filled part-time. Start date is as soon as possible.
The Max Planck Society is committed to employing more individuals with disabilities and especially encourages them to apply. The Society seeks to increase the number of women in those areas, where they are underrepresented and therefore explicitly encourages women to apply.
In case of interest, please send your application including (i) a cover letter (describing your motivation and how your background would fit to this position), (ii) your CV, (iii) the contact information of 3 mentors, who agreed to provide a short letter of recommendation. Please send all documents via e-mail as a single pdf-file, no later than December 15th 2019 to:
Dr. Aydan Bulut-Karslioglu