Job Advertisement HKI-29/2021The Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology – Hans Knöll Institute – (HKI, www.leibniz-hki.de) investigates the pathobiology of human-pathogenic fungi and identifies targets for the development of novel natural product-based antibiotics. Talented and highly qualified candidates are invited to apply for positions in the research group Applied Systems Biology of Prof. Dr. Marc Thilo Figge as
Postdoctoral Researcher (f/div/m) in Computational Biology
for two years initially with the prospect of prolongation.
Research Areas: Mathematical Modeling, State-based and Agent-based Modeling, Game Theory, etc.
- Doctoral degree in physics, computer science, bioinformatics or a related discipline
- Strong interest in biological systems and an educational background in biology is preferred
- Experience in mathematical modeling and computer simulations
- Very good programming skills in Python and/or C/C++
- Ability to perform team-oriented as well as independent work
- Good communication skills in English are a must
The successful candidate will be hosted in the research group Applied Systems Biology of Prof. Dr. Marc Thilo Figge. The Leibniz-HKI is embedded in the outstanding scientific environment of the Beutenberg Campus providing state-of-the-art research facilities and a highly integrative network of life science groups. We offer a multifaceted scientific project with excellent technical facilities, a place in a dynamic, committed team, as well as strong scientific collaborations.Salary is paid according to German TV-L (salary agreement for public service employees). As an equal opportunity employer, the Leibniz-HKI is committed to increasing the percentage of female scientists and therefore especially encourages them to apply.
For further information:Prof. Dr. Marc Thilo Figge | +49 3641 532 1416 | email@example.com
Complete applications in English, including a cover letter with a brief statement of research experiences, a CV with a complete list of publications, and the addresses of two possible referees, should be submitted via the Leibniz-HKI online application system. The deadline for the advertisement is August 15, 2021, but applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.