Pettenkoferstrasse 9a, 80336 Munich, Germany
Max-von-Pettenkofer Insititute, LMU Munich, Germany: job description
We are looking for a talented and highly motivated PhD student to join our research group АавтТаТ╝Microbiota and InfectionsАавтТаТ╜ at the Max-von-Pettenkofer Insititute, LMU Munich.
The position is available from June 2011 onwards.
The DFG-funded position focuses on the molecular mechanisms of pathogen-microbiota interactions in the inflamed gut. We aim at identifying traits that contribute to the pathogen-competitiv e phenotype of commensal E. coli using genetic screening approaches in a mouse colitis model.
The position requires a Masters degree in Life Sciences or related disciplines. Candidates with experience in microbiology, molecular biology or immunology will be preferred. Experience with animal models is of advantage. Applications, including a letter of motivation, CV, certificates, list of publications, and names of 3 referees with e-mail addresses and phone numbers should be sent via e-mail to: stecher@mvp. uni-muenchen. de
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