PhD Student (gn) in the Fields of Inflammation, Imaging and Vascular Biology

PhD Student (gn) in the Fields of Inflammation, Imaging and Vascular Biology

Universitatsklinikum Munster

Munster, Germany

The University Hospital of Münster is one of the leading hospitals in Germany. Such a position cannot be achieved by size and medical successes alone. The individual commitment counts above all. We need your commitment so that even with little things we can achieve great things for our patients. There are many possibilities open for you so that you may develop with them.

The Institute of Physiological Chemistry and Pathobiochemistry, University Hospital of Münster, Münster, Germany offers a position, initially limited until 31.12.2020, of a

PhD Student (gn*) in the Fields of Inflammation, Imaging and Vascular Biology
Ref. 03341

Salary according to TV-L E13
Part-Time with 50%

(*gn=gender neutral)

We are looking for energetic and enthusiastic and ambitious students to carry out projects on:

Molecular and biophysical aspects of T cell, neutrophil and monocyte penetration of barriers, with focus on the endothelial basement membrane.
(Start: March 1, 2019 – End: February 28, 2021 with the possibility of extension)

The work will involve immunofluorescence staining of tissues and their analysis by confocal microscopy and/or intravital microscopy techniques, flow cytometry, biophysical techniques (microchannels, hydrogels, optical tweezers) and work with animal models, including transfer of fluorescently labelled immune cells to donor mice and their subsequent analysis by flow cytometry or fluorescence microscopy.

The projects are part of larger long-term studies that are incorporated in to the German Research Foundation funded Collaborative Research Centre (CRC) 1009 (Breaking Barriers), TR/CRC 128 (Multiple sclerosis) and the Cells-in-Motion Cluster of Excellence.

If you are ambitious and willing to work in a competitive field, contact us now!
Knowledge of English is essential as we are a very international lab with 10 different nations currently represented.

For further information please contact Prof. Dr. Lydia Sorokin, Tel 0049 251 83-55581, e-mail:

Please send your application including a CV, a letter describing your motivation to work with us and 2 recommendation letters until 06.02.2019 to Personalgewinnung des Universitätsklinikums Münster, Bewerbermanagement, Domagkstraße 5, 48149 Münster or via e-mail to

Applications of women are specifically invited. In the case of similar qualifications, competence, and specific achievements, women will be considered on preferential terms within the framework of the legal possibilities. Handicapped candidates with equivalent qualifications will be given preference.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

Quote Reference: 03341