Full professor position in RNA Biology

Vienna (AT)
According to international standards
February 18 2018
Position Type
Full Time
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Job Type

Full professor position in RNA Biology (full time, permanent)

A full professorship position (University of Vienna) is available for an outstanding scientist working on an innovative topic in the area of RNA Biology. The research questions and approaches should include a strong focus on biochemical mechanisms.

This position will include an internationally competitive salary and research package. It will be located at the Max F. Perutz Laboratories (MFPL, www.mfpl.ac.at), a joint venture of the University of Vienna and the Medical University of Vienna, dedicated to top-level biological and medical research. MFPL is home to many highly active research groups, covering Biochemistry and Biophysics; Developmental Biology; Molecular Mechanisms of Disease; Evolution; Genetics, Epigenetics and Gene Regulation, Immunology and Pathogens; Molecular Cell Biology; Neuroscience; Nucleus and Chromosome Biology; RNA Biology; Structural and Computational Biology/ Bioinformatics (http://www.mfpl.ac.at/research/research-areas.html).

The institute is embedded in the Vienna BioCenter (VBC) Campus (http://www.viennabiocenter.org/), provides access to state of the art facilities (http://www.viennabiocenter.org/sites/reseach_education/vbcf.html) and several additional joint activities, such as seminars and researcher training.

Application procedure:

For details on the application procedure and required documents, please see: http://www.mfpl.ac.at/about-us/open-positions.html

Please e-mail your application (preferably as single PDF) to the scientific director Prof. Arndt von Haeseler: rnaprof@mfpl.ac.at

Reference no.: MFPL_RNA-Bio2018

Deadline for applications is April 15th, 2018.

MFPL wishes to increase its share of female and minority professors. The VBC hosts an international Kindergarten and applications from couples are encouraged. The working language of the Institute is English.