Postdoc Position: Proteome Organisation & Dynamics

Posted 11 Dec 2019

Institute of Molecular Biology gGmbH (IMB) Mainz

Germany (Post Doc)

IMB ( is a centre for basic research on the campus of Mainz University, Germany. Our research focuses on the biology of the nucleus, ranging from the molecular to the organismic level. Within the IMB Postdoc Programme (IPPro), we are recruiting new postdocs.

We are looking for a highly-motivated researcher with experience in bioinformatics and statistics and with a proven track record in analysis of omics data sets. Experience with analysis of next-generation sequencing data and/or high-content microscopy data is desired. You will join an internationally competitive research group and contribute to cutting-edge projects funded by an ERC Starting Grant. You will be responsible for analysis of a wide range of data sets, including next-generation sequencing and proteomics data, genome-wide genetic screens and deep mutational scanning.


  • PhD in bioinformatics, computational biology, systems biology, biostatistics or a related field
  • Experience in analysis of next-generation sequencing data and profound knowledge of NGS algorithms and software
  • Experience with mining and integration of large data sets with R and Python
  • Very good work organization skills and the ability to work independently
  • Work experience in interdisciplinary teams
  • Excellent communication skills in English

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What we offer:
- Cutting-edge research projects in a fully international and interdisciplinary environment, with English as our working language
- Support by strong core facilities ( that provide state-of-the-art services in bioinformatics & AI, cytometry, genomics (e.g. single-cell & small-RNA-Seq), microscopy (e.g. super-resolution & high-throughput confocal imaging), proteomics, protein production, and a full media lab service
- Advanced training in scientific techniques and professional skills
- Active support as your career develops, e.g. with mentorship, successful networking, and acquisition of independent grants
- Fully funded positions

How to Apply

For information about the application procedure and requirements, and for the online application form please visit Please apply only via the online form provided on our webpage, until 9 January 2020 at 12:00 noon (CET).