PhD student (m/f/d)

    Work Area: Clinic for Dermatology
    Job ID: 10446
    Start Date: next possible starting date
    Work Scope: part-time / 25,025 h
    Contract Type: limited
    Contract duration: 30.06.2026;

    Your tasks:
    • Transcriptomics (bulk and scRNAseq), epigenetic (DNA methylation, ATACseq), and
    proteomic analyses
    • T cell receptor repertoire analyses
    • Cell-culture assays (siRNA technology and CRISPR gene editing)
    • Microscopy, immunoblot and flow cytometry
    • Correlation of molecular with biological and clinical data

    Your profile:
    • Completed Diploma or Master degree in natural sciences in the field of either Medical
    Sciences, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, lmmunology, Biochemistry, Biophysics,
    Bioinformatics, or equivalent disciplines
    • First experience in molecular and cell biology techniques and interest in working with
    patient - derived in vitro model systems
    • Initial experience with bioinformatics analysis of high throughput analyses
    • Candidates should be fluent in spoken and written English
    • You are flexible, committed and a team player able to work independently

    Look forward to:
    • Working in an international multidisciplinary research group addressing the molecular
    and immunological characterization of skin cancer with the focus on the molecular
    regulation of tumor progression, metastasis and immune escape. This includes the
    application of state--of-the-art technologies such as single cell and spatial transcriptomics
    or antibody based proteomics
    • Joining a collaborative project that addresses the role of the immune system in
    cutaneous T-cell lymphoma and how this role is altered by the local microbiome
    • Outstanding scientific training and research opportunities for graduates of life sciences
    with interest in basic and translational cancer research
    • To be part of a dedicated interdisciplinary team that aims to open new treatment
    avenues and strategies to treat cancer
    • A secure job in the public service of the state of NRW
    • Fair payment in accordance with the collective wage agreement (TV-L) incl. annual bonus payment and supplementary company pension scheme
    • 30 days of vacation per calendar year (for a full-time position)
    • Interdisciplinary work with colleagues from other departments
    • Working with modern equipment and certified quality standards
    • Family-friendly corporate culture, e.g. company daycare center, vacation program for
    school-age children, advice and support from the Employee Service Office in all life
    • Wide range of training and continuing education opportunities, e.g. at the Training
    Academy of UK Essen
    • Active health management, e.g. company integration management, vaccinations,
    promotion of sports activities
    • Attractive fringe benefits, e.g. reduced-price canteen meals, community events,
    accommodation in student residences

    General conditions:
    • The pay grade classification depends on the personal and collective legal prerequisites.
    • The University Hospital Essen is an equal opportunity employer. Female scientists are
    particularly encouraged to apply.
    • The participation in secondary employment depends on the
    "Hochschulnebentätigkeitsverordnung" of North-Rhine Westphalia.
    • Disabled applicants will be preferentially considered in case of equivalent qualification.
    • The position is also available as part-time employment.”

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