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Full-time microscopy expert, IST Austria, Klosterneuburg

, by sterjung in Jobs

The BioImaging Facility at I.S.T. Austria, Klosterneuburg (AT) seeks a full-time microscopy expert.

The online advertisement in pdf-format can be found here:

ist.ac.at/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/2021_03-Microscopy-Expert.pdf

Responsibilities:

  • Support of overall facility operation
  • Assist in trainings, teaching, technical workshops and outreach
  • Optimize and perform quality monitoring and system performance checks
  • Support and development of advanced quantitative microscopy-based measurement methods (FLIM, FRAP, TIRF, multiphoton, Spinning Disk)
  • Operation and support of Fluorescence Assisted Cell Sorting (FACS)
  • Participate in image analysis projects and support research projects by providing microscopy services on a high-end level

Desired profile:

  • PhD or relevant education / research experience Natural Sciences, preferably in the area of (Bio)Physics (optics, light microscopy), Biophysics, Cell Biology, Biochemistry, or comparable
  • Proven experience in advanced, quantitative microscopy and/or cytometry applications (confocal, multiphoton, spinning disc, light sheet, TIRF)
  • Image analysis (knowledge scripting or statistics is of advantage)
  • Service oriented, precise, structured and reliable working style
  • Team-oriented work spirit, motivated, ability to work independently
  • Excellent communication skills in English