The Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research (Bad Nauheim, Germany)
invites applications for a
Morphology & Ultrastructural Imaging Service Group Leader (m/f)
Reference number: 23/2017
The successful applicant will lead an imaging service facility that supports the work of the
institute’s research groups. He/she will have the opportunity to become deeply involved in a
wide array of basic science and translational research projects, assisting investigators in
answering their scientific questions.
The service facility currently uses a JEM-1400 Plus transmission electron microscope. The
service group leader will be responsible for continuously updating the facilities and, whenever
necessary, to establish new methodologies.
Responsibilities include quality control, instrument maintenance, and optimizing project turnaround times. A major part of the work will be sample preparation, data processing, and data analysis.
The successful applicant will also be expected to train young scientists in a range of imaging
techniques and provide leadership to the current staff of the service unit.
For additional information please check the job offer.