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ELMI was created in 2001 to establish a unique communication network between European scientists working in the field of light microscopy and the manufacturers of their equipment.

Image Analysis Specialist, ZMBH Light Microscopy Core Facility, University of Heidelberg, Germany


Within the life sciences faculties of the University of Heidelberg, the ZMBH (Zentrum für Molekulare Biologie der Universität Heidelberg) is a center of excellence for both research and higher education in basic and biomedical molecular biology. Our research aims at fundamental questions of molecular and cellular biology at the level of molecules, cells and organisms.

Job Description

The ZMBH Imaging Facility seeks to recruit a highly motivated individual to join its team working in the light microscopy core facility in an academic research environment. The Imaging Facility employs a broad range of imaging technologies, is equipped with state-of-the-art microscopes and has a number of research groups working at the interface of biology and biophysics as well as imaging technology development (e.g. superresolution microscopy). This provides an exciting and unique opportunity to work on image processing and analysis in a multidisciplinary environment with researchers in the life sciences.
Remuneration will be based on qualification and the salary structure of the TV-L (public service tariff scale). The initial contract is limited to 2 years.

Responsibilities Include

Essential Requirements


Please send your CV and relevant documents by email to Dr. Holger Lorenz, h.lorenz@zmbh.uni-heidelberg.de, with the subject “Image Analysis Specialist”. The deadline for applications is August 31, 2017.

The University of Heidelberg is committed to promoting and developing equality of opportunity in all areas of its work. We encourage applications from women, minorities, and all other interested and qualified people.