Angebot 288 von 537 vom 06.01.2022, 12:06


Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­si­tät Dres­den - Faculty of Bio­logy, Insti­tute of Micro­bio­logy, Chair of Mole­cu­lar Bio­tech­no­logy

The TU Dres­den is one of ele­ven Ger­man uni­ver­si­ties that were iden­ti­fied as an “excel­lence uni­ver­sity”. TUD has about 36.500 stu­dents and almost 5319 employees, 507 pro­fes­sors among them, and, thus, is the lar­gest uni­ver­sity in Sax­ony, today.

Having been com­mit­ted to sci­en­ces and the engi­nee­ring before the reuni­fi­ca­tion of Ger­many, TU Dres­den now is a multi-disci­pline uni­ver­sity, also offe­ring huma­nities and social sci­en­ces as well as medi­cine.

Rese­arch Asso­ciate (m/f/x)

(sub­ject to per­so­nal qua­li­fi­ca­tion employees are remu­ne­ra­ted accord­ing to salary group E 13 TV-L)
The pro­ject posi­tion is star­ting April 1, 2022. The posi­tion is limi­ted for 36 mon­ths and ent­ails 65% of the full­time wee­kly hours. The period of employ­ment is gover­ned by § 2 (2) Fixed Term Rese­arch Con­tracts Act (Wis­sen­schafts­zeit­ver­trags­ge­setz - WissZeitVG).

Working field:

pro­duc­tion of micro­bial enzy­mes; ent­rap­ment of micro­bial enzy­mes in Picke­ring emul­si­ons (PE) and dry-water pow­ders (DWP) for bio­ca­ta­ly­tic app­li­ca­ti­ons; cha­rac­te­ri­za­tion of the PEs and DWPs (micro­scopic ana­ly­sis); enzy­ma­tic cata­ly­sis in aque­ous and bipha­sic sys­tems; moni­to­ring of the enzy­ma­tic reac­tion and opti­mi­za­tion of the reac­tion con­di­ti­ons; che­mi­cal syn­the­sis; ana­ly­sis of low-mole­cu­lar weight che­mi­cal com­pounds, e.g. with UV/VIS spec­tro­scopy, gas chro­ma­to­gra­phy, liquid chro­ma­to­gra­phy, mass spec­tro­me­try and NMR; pro­ject sche­du­ling and orga­ni­za­tion; writ­ten and ver­bal com­mu­ni­ca­tion.


high ran­ked uni­ver­sity degree (MSc, Dipl.) in Natu­ral Sci­en­ces or com­pa­ra­ble cour­ses; dis­tinct rese­arch inte­rest and strong self-moti­va­tion; basic theo­re­ti­cal and prac­ti­cal exper­tise in micro­bial bio­tech­no­logy, bio­che­mi­stry, orga­nic syn­the­sis and che­mi­cal ana­ly­sis; deeper exper­tise in methods of mole­cu­lar bio­tech­no­logy; flu­ent Eng­lish in spo­ken and writ­ten; coope­ra­tion with the Chi­nese pro­ject part­ner; abi­lity to work crea­tive and inde­pendently; above-average com­mit­ment and abi­lity for team work; orga­ni­za­tio­nal skills and dis­po­si­tion for taking respon­si­bi­lity; com­mit­ment to the rules of good sci­en­ti­fic prac­tice.

How to apply:

App­li­ca­ti­ons from women are par­ti­cu­larly wel­come. The same app­lies to people with disa­bi­li­ties.
Please sub­mit your com­pre­hen­sive app­li­ca­tion inclu­ding let­ter of moti­va­tion and CV in Eng­lish as well as cer­ti­fi­ca­tes by Janu­ary 28, 2022 (stam­ped arri­val date of the uni­ver­sity cen­tral mail ser­vice app­lies) pre­fer­a­bly via the TU Dres­den Secu­re­Mail Por­tal by sen­ding a sin­gle pdf file to or by mail to: TU Dres­den, Fakul­tät Bio­lo­gie, Insti­tut für Mikro­bio­lo­gie, Pro­fes­sur für Mole­ku­lare Bio­tech­no­lo­gie, Frau Prof. Dr. Marion Ansorge-Schu­ma­cher, Helm­holtz­str. 10, 01069 Dres­den. Please sub­mit copies only, as your app­li­ca­tion will not be retur­ned to you. Expen­ses incur­red in atten­ding inter­views can­not be reim­bur­sed.

Refe­rence to data pro­tec­tion: Your data pro­tec­tion rights, the pur­pose for which your data will be pro­ces­sed, as well as fur­ther infor­ma­tion about data pro­tec­tion is avail­able to you on the web­site: