Postdoctoral Researcher - Reference Number 09_2019

Scientist Bad Nauheim
Developmental and Evolutionary Biology & Genetics Immunobiology and Infection Biology & Medicine Physiology

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Job Offer from April 24, 2019

The Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research in Bad Nauheim nearby Frankfurt (Germany) has two openings for the position of a


Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Reference number 09_2019


in the Department of Pharmacology (Prof. Dr. Stefan Offermanns) to do research in the field of tumor biology / vascular biology.

Job description:

The positions are available to study processes involved in tumor cell metastasis and tumor cell dormancy as well as molecular and cellular endothelial processes underlying flow-dependent regulation of vascular tone and inflammation. For recent references: Albarrán-Juárez et al., J. Exp. Med. 215:2655-2672 (2018); Strilic & Offermanns, Cancer Cell. 32:282-293 (2017); Strilic et al., Nature. 536:215-218 (2016); Wang et al., J. Clin. Invest. 126:4527-4536 (2016).


Your profile:

We seek enthusiastic, highly motivated people to join our international research group. The projects involve the generation and analysis of complex genetic mouse models, in vitro siRNA- and CRISPR/Cas9-based screens as well as basic cell biological, biochemical, molecular biology and histology techniques. Previous experience in these techniques is appreciated.


About the employer:  

The Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research in Bad Nauheim is an interdisciplinary research institution with international flair. Our researchers have the opportunity to work on various model systems by making use of the latest cutting-edge technologies.

The Max Planck Society is committed to increase the number of individuals with disabilities in its workforce and therefore encourages applications from such qualified individuals. Furthermore, The Max Planck Society strives for gender and diversity equality. We welcome applications from all backgrounds.


Your application:

Applicants are requested to submit a statement of interest, a full CV incl. certificates as well as names and addresses of at least two references using our online application platform:



Ms. Svea Hümmer

Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research

Dept. of Pharmacology

Ludwigstraße 43, 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany

email to: (Dept. of Pharmacology)

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