PhD positions

The German Cancer Research Center has an international PhD Program with 36 fellowships granted annually. The program provides interdisciplinary training and research opportunities in the field of Biology and Cancer Research. Intested candidate might contact the group leader for further information.
For details about the application visit Helmholtz International Graduate School for Cancer Research at DKFZ at http://www.dkfz.de/en/phd-program/index.html

Post-Doctoral position

We currently have a post-doctoral position available as part of a project unraveling the mechanisms underlying chromosomal instability which is a hallmark of cancer cells. Our aim is to understand out how deregulation of centrosome duplication can lead to chromosomal instability using lung cancer as a model system (Cizmecioglu et al., 2010, JCB 191, 731-739; Bahtz et al., 2012, JCS 125, 486-496, Kratz et al., 2015 Biol Open 4:370-371, Brunk et al., 2016, JCS 29:2713-8, Shumilov et al., Nat. Comm, 2017).

Applicants should have experience in protein biochemistry, cell- and/or molecular biology. The position is available from July 1, 2018 but later starting dates are possible.
Duration: Initially for 2 years with an option for extension.
Highly motivated post-doctoral candidates should send their curriculum vitae, transcripts of records (from bacherlor and master studies) and names and addresses of at least two referees to: Ingrid.Hoffmann@dkfz.de.

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