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Staff Scientist / Postdoc level (all genders) Immunomonitoring

Currently the Frankfurt Cancer Institute is recruiting a Staff Scientist (E13 TV-G-U) to support the FCI Immunomonitoring Platform.
The Immunomonitoring Platform of the FCI consists of several laboratories located at the Medical campus that focus on the assessment of immunparameters in preclinical studies and clinical trials. Methods employed include Fluorescence activated cell sorting, RNA-sequencing and Multiplex-Immunohistochemistry followed by spatial digital analysis, among others.
We are seeking a highly motivated scientist, preferentially with expertise in immunology.
The position is initially available for 2 years with the option for extensions. Tasks include the planning and execution of complex multispectral analysis for the different translational cancer projects and the establishment of innovative immunology-based techniques needed for successful accomplishment of the FCI’s goals.
Moreover, candidates should have a keen interest in translational cancer research and in providing state-of-the-art technologies to facilitate the development of mechanism-based tumor therapies.
The immunomonitoring platform staff scientist is expected to engage in a multidisciplinary team as part of the FCI core and needs to bring good team communication skills.
Contracts are planned for 2 years with the option for extension. The position is located at Goethe University’s campus Niederrad.
We offer a competitive salary as well as education and training opportunities. Located in Frankfurt am Main the FCI is situated in an open-minded metropolitan region and offers an international working environment, good access to public transportation and road network and a free public transport job-ticket (in 2020). The Goethe-University also runs a day nursery, the ,,Uni-Strolche‘‘. This position is suitable for a full time employment or part-time employment.
Applications should be submitted electronically by 30 June 2020 as one pdf file (max 20 MB) to including a letter of interest, CV, publication list, names of three references and certificates. The Goethe University is committed to increase the proportion of female scientists and group leaders and therefore particularly encourages women to apply. Severely disabled applicants with equal qualification and aptitude will be given preferential consideration.



Please, send your letter of interest, CV, publication list, names of three references and certificates to:

Speaker of FCI 

or use our application form:

  • Accepted file types: pdf.
    Please send your CV, a letter of motivation and names and contacts of three references as one pdf file (max. 20 MB).