The Structural and Computational Biology (SCB) Unit at EMBL Heidelberg seeks to recruit an outstanding group leader in cryo-electron microscopy (single-particle analysis and/or electron tomography) to address fundamental questions in molecular or cellular biology.
The SCB Unit EMBL offers access to an outstanding integrated structural biology environment that includes a particularly well equipped cryo-electron microscopy facility housing several high end transmission electron microscopes including by next year two Titan Krios, one Talos Arctica and one Polara microscopes with direct detectors, a full complement of electron microscopy preparation equipment including a focused-ion-beam milling and scanning electron microscope (FIB/SEM), and high performance computing clusters.
Further information about research in the SCB Unit and at EMBL can be found at the EMBL web page.
For further information about the position please contact [email protected].
Interviews are planned for November 14 - 16, 2016 (however, dates can be flexible or subject to change depending on circumstances at the time).
Information on Group Leader appointments can be found under http://www.embl.org/gl_faq.
An initial contract of 5 years will be offered to the successful candidate. This is foreseen to be extended to a maximum of 9 years, subject to an external review.