Light Microscopy Specialist, CMCB Dresden, Germany


The Light Microscopy Facility, part of the Joint Technology Platform at the Center for Molecular and Cellular Bioengineering (CMCB), offers a position for an outstanding applicant with scientific qualification as

Research Associate/ Light Microscopy Specialist
(Subject to personal qualification employees are remunerated according to salary group E 13 TV-L)

starting as soon as possible. The position is limited for three years. The period of employment is governed by the Fixed Term Research Contracts Act (Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz – WissZeitVG).
The Technology Platform of the CMCB is jointly run by three Institutes of the TU Dresden, B CUBE, BIOTEC und CRTD and offers services as well as state-of-the-art technologies and equipment. Further information is available here: https://tu-dresden.de/cmcb.
The Light Microscopy Facility serves more than 250 researchers per year and offers more than 22 state-of-the-art light microscopy instruments. The available equipment ranges from latest multi-photon confocal systems to basic fluorescent video microscopes. The Facility provides user training and full technical support for all the instruments along with advice on microscope selection and the design of imaging experiments as well as data processing.
The Light Microscopy Facility comprises an interdisciplinary team with many years of experience in the field. The team is fully dedicated to enable the research of facility users and constantly improve the service as well as the instrumentation. The Facility closely collaborates with other Facilities locally and within Germany. More information can be found here: http://www.biodip.de and http://biotp.tu-dresden.de/biotechnology-platform/
Within the framework of a new funding, a state-of-the-art LMF Microscopy system, used for confocal microscopy, multi-photon microscopy and Fast Fluorescence Lifetime Measurements (FLIM) is provided. The aim of this project is to establish, evaluate and further develop the additional methods the new system allows and make them available on Campus.

For additional information please check the job offer.
Closing date 12 March 2020.