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Post-doctoral position in Bonn/Germany

30 October 2020

Post-doctoral position in Bonn/Germany

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The DZNE in Bonn is looking for a

Postdoctoral Researcher (f/m/d) in Translational Alzheimer’s Disease Research

The Neurovascular Diseases Laboratory led by Prof. Gabor Petzold aims to understand how alterations in glial activity as well as vascular changes contribute to diseases such as Alzheimer’s disease (AD), vascular dementia and stroke.

Your tasks
We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual with a PhD, MD or MD/PhD degree to join our group as a postdoctoral researcher for at least two years. The focus of this position will be to characterize the role of glial calcium signaling targets in mouse models of AD.
The applicant should ideally have a strong expertise in intravital two-photon imaging and complex behavioral analyses. A good track record in large-scale calcium imaging data analysis is essential.

We offer
The DZNE in Bonn offers an excellent scientific infrastructure with state of the art research facilities. Postdocs in the lab will receive extensive scientific training and will additionally be provided with opportunities for career development. Salary and social benefits will be determined by TVöD Bund. The position is available immediately and initially for 2 years, extension possible.

The DZNE is an equal opportunity employer. It is committed to employing disabled individuals and especially encourages them to apply. You will obtain special skills and knowledge for your scientific qualification during your activities at DZNE.
We are looking forward to your application consisting of a cover letter stating your motivation and research interests, a CV with publication list and two of the usual references. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. For further information and informal enquiries (not applications), please contact

Please submit your application via:

Job Information

Deutsches Zentrum für neurodegenerative Erkrankungen e.V.

Contact Information

Prof. Dr. Gabor Petzold
Venusberg Campus 1, Gebäude 99, 53127 Bonn

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