at Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena/Germany
at Leiden University /The Netherlands
at Leibniz-Institute of Photonic Technology Jena/Germany
We are pleased to advertise 14 Early-Stage Researcher (PhD) positions to begin in 2019, as part of the Innovative Training Network of the European Commission “LOGIC LAB”. The LOGIC LAB projects aims to develop a new concept of molecular logic sensors for application in intracellular diagnostics. Expertise in the field of classical molecular logic gates will be combined with state-of-the-art research approaches in synthetic, supramolecular and theoretical chemistry, spectroscopy as well as microfluidics and cell biology to establish new tools for biomedical research. The positions will allow all PhD students to participate in an exciting research and training programme, enhancing their career perspectives in both the academic and non-academic sector. In addition to their individual doctoral projects, all PhD students will benefit from a dedicated training programme comprising of local and network-wide training activities related to the development of scientific knowledge and the enhancement of transferable skills.
Highly competitive and attractive salaries are offered, plus mobility and family allowances as applicable. The successful candidate will be part of the EU-funded Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network (ITN), LOGIC LAB. We are committed to increase the percentage of female scientists and therefore especially encourage them to apply.
Candidates will be required to meet the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Early Stage Researcher eligibility criteria: (http://ec.europa.eu/research/mariecurieactions/). In particular, at the time of appointment candidates must have had less than four years full-time equivalent research experience and must not have already obtained a PhD. Additionally, they must not have resided in the host country for more than 12 months in the three years immediately before the appointment.