Job ID: 61753

PhD position in Molecular Neurogenetics

Position: Ph.D. Student

Deadline: 15 December 2021

Employment Start Date: 1 October 2022

Contract Length: up to 4 years

City: Homburg

Country: Germany

Institution: Saarland University School of Medicine

Department: Experimental Pharmacology, Center for Molecular Signaling (PZMS)


We use a multidisciplinary approach including molecular, genetic and optical techniques to explore neural circuits underlying social behavior in mice (Sci Adv 7:eabg4074; Nat Commun 9:400; PNAS 114:10779-10784; Nat Neurosci 14:704-710; Cell 123:683-695). The group is part of the new Center for Molecular Signaling ( providing state-of-the-art facilities. Experience in molecular biology and genetics would be appreciated, but is not mandatory.

Please send application (preferentially by e-mail) to: Prof. Ulrich Boehm, Experimental Pharmacology, Center for Molecular Signaling (PZMS), Saarland University School of Medicine, Kirrberger Straße Bldg 61.4, 66421 Homburg, email: