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The research group Intestinal Microbiome at the Institute of Medical Microbiology is seeking a

Postdoctoral fellow (m/f), in microbial ecology and/or bioinformatics or related fields

Your profile:
- PhD degree in microbial ecology and/or bioinformatics or related fields
- Experience in the field of bacterial genomics and/or phylogeny
- Ambition to develop own ideas combined with proficiency in scientific writing

Your tasks:
Perform research projects in bacterial genomics applied to the gut microbiota and minimal microbiomes, e.g.:
- explore the genetic and functional diversity of unique collections of gut bacteria from different host species
- study community dynamics of minimal bacteriomes in continuous culture systems and gnotobionts
- work on genome-based classification of bacterial taxa

We offer:
- a full-time position with a temporary contract for three years to be filled as soon as possible, salary is based on the German public
service salary scale/TV-L
- possibility for an extension, the successful candidate has the opportunity to pursue postdoctoral lecture qualification
a very dynamic and interdisciplinary environment with state-of-the art laboratory and equipment
- The RWTH Aachen University is certified as a family-friendly university and offers a dual career program for partner hiring. We particularly
welcome and encourage applications from women, disabled people and ethnic minority groups, recognizing they are underrepresented
across RWTH Aachen University. The principles of fair and open competition apply and appointments will be made on merit.

Your contact person:
For further information please contact Hr. Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Thomas Clavel, Tel.: +49(0)-241-80 85523 or +49(0) 8161715534.
Please send your application by May, 28th to Hr. Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Thomas Clavel, Institute of Medical Microbiology, University Hospital
RWTH Aachen, Pauwelsstraße 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany, E-Mail: Diese E-Mail-Adresse ist vor Spambots geschützt! Zur Anzeige muss JavaScript eingeschaltet sein!