Postdoctoral Fellow

Crystallographer

Your tasks

  • Evaluation of time-resolved crystallographic data
  • Development of methods to connect structural intermediates by molecular simulations
  • Serial crystallographic data collection and analysis
  • General support of these areas at leadXpro, LBR, SLS and SwissFEL

Your profile

We expect a completed PhD in Biochemistry, Biology or Physics with additional post-doctoral education seen as an extra qualification. The ideal candidate is an experienced X-Ray crystallographer with a track record of successful structure determination. Additional knowledge in quantum chemical or molecular dynamic simulations documented by scientific publications, knowledge of time-resolved spectroscopy and structural biology of membrane proteins is a plus.

We offer

Our institution is based on an interdisciplinary, innovative and dynamic collaboration. You will profit from a systematic training on the job, in addition to personal development possibilities and our pronounced vocational training culture. If you wish to optimally combine work and family life or other personal interests, we are able to support you with our modern employment conditions and the on-site infrastructure.

Your employment contract is limited to 2 years.

For further information, please contact Dr Jörg Standfuss, phone +41 56 310 25 86.

Please submit your application online by 30. April 2021 (including list of publications and addresses of referees) for the position as a Postdoctoral Fellow (index no. 2316-01).

Paul Scherrer Institut, Human Resources Management, Silja Giacomini-Diebold, 5232 Villigen PSI, Switzerland

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