Fachbereich Physik - Institut für Experimentalphysik AG JosephResearch assistant (Postdoc) (m/f/d) full-time job limited to 2 years Entgeltgruppe 13 TV-L FU reference code: EN-RA-2024-A Bewerbungsende: 20.05.2024

Updated: 28 days ago

Subject to approval of funds

Job description:
We are seeking a highly motivated and skilled researcher to join our dynamic research team as a Postdoctoral researcher. The successful candidate will work on a project that aims to investigate the molecular mechanisms involved in cross-membrane substrate translocation using a combination of experimental and computational techniques. The candidate will establish and conduct experiments using time-resolved electron spin resonance spectroscopy techniques to study equilibrium dynamics of membrane transport protein complexes, which are targets for novel antibiotics. She/He will develop and implement kinetic model(s) to interpret experimental observations and collaborate with external groups to integrate experimental and computational data to develop a comprehensive biophysical understanding of membrane transport mechanisms. The candidate is expected to present results at national and international scientific conferences and publish in peer-reviewed journals. There will be the opportunity to assist in teaching Physics lectures and laboratory courses.

Requirements:
Completed PhD in Physics, Biophysics, Chemistry, Biochemistry, or a related field.

(Professional) Experience:
A solid background in pulsed electron spin resonance spectroscopy or protein expression and purification and willingness to learn the other one is desired. The experience with time-resolved spectroscopy or kinetic modeling of biomolecular processes is beneficial. Excellent communication skills in English and ability to work independently and as part of a team.

For further information, please contact Prof. Dr. Benesh Joseph ([email protected] / 030-838-58916).


Applications should be sent by e-mail, together with significant documents, indicating the reference code, in PDF format (preferably as one document) to Prof. Dr. Benesh Joseph: [email protected] or postal to

Freie Universität Berlin

Fachbereich Physik

Institut für Experimentalphysik

AG Joseph

Herrn Prof. Dr. Benesh Joseph

Arnimallee 14

14195 Berlin (Dahlem)

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