Research Associate / PhD - Faculty of Mechanical Science and Engineering

Dresden (DE)
03 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
19 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Faculty of Mechanical Science and Engineering

The Institute of Materials Science, Chair of Biomaterials invites subject to resources being available applications for a position as

Research Associate / PhD
(Subject to personal qualification employees are remunerated 
according to salary group E 13 TV-L)

The position will be available at the earliest possible date, entails 50% of the fulltime weekly hours and is limited until the 30.06.2021 with the possibility of extension. The period of employment is governed by the Fixed Term Research Contracts Act (Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz - WissZeitVG). The position aims at obtaining further academic qualification (e.g. PhD).

Tasks: Successful candidates are expected to work in the DFG Transregio 67 ( project ‘Development and characterization of artificial extracellular matrices based on collagen and glycosaminoglycan derivatives’ together with other groups from the universities of Leipzig, Berlin and Dresden. This includes: biophysical and immune-biochemical investigations to study interactions between glycosaminoglycan derivatives and proteins in detail and the preparation and diversified characterization of artificial extracellular matrices from collagen and glycosaminoglycan derivatives.

Requirements: university degree (e.g. diploma or masters) in materials science, biology, biochemistry or related. Expertise in one or more of the areas cell culture, immune-biochemistry, and biophysical methods, especially SPR as well as tissue engineering and bio surface-engineering is advantageous.

For further information please contact: Frau Dr. V. Hintze Tel. +49 351 463-39389 or by E-Mail

Applications from women are particularly welcome. The same applies to people with disabilities.

Please send applications including the usual documents until 19.09.2017 (stamped arrival date of the university central mail service applies) to: TU Dresden, Fakultät Maschinenwesen, Institut für Werkstoffwissenschaft, Professur für Biomaterialien, z. Hdn. Frau Dr. Vera Hintze, 01062 Dresden, Germany or via E-Mail in an electronically signed and encrypted form to: Please submit copies only, as your application will not be returned to you. Expenses incurred in attending interviews cannot be reimbursed.

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