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Senior scientist for super-resolution microscopy, Max Perutz Labs, Vienna, Austria

The Ries lab is developing super-resolution microscopy methods for structural cell biology. We are looking for an experienced postdoc or senior scientist with a background in optics / microscopy.

Open since Jun 02, 2023

About the position

The postdoc / senior scientist will drive an ambitious research project related to the development of SMLM or MINFLUX technologies, support the group on the optics side and is involved in teaching and supervision of students. This position is ideally suited as a preparation for an own academic career, but also offers the perspective of a permanent contract as a senior scientist in the Ries lab.


We are looking for an applicant with an excellent scientific track record and excellent communication skills who is excited about pushing the limits of optical microscopy.  
The applicant should hold a PhD degree in physics or biophysics and has experience in developing microscopy technologies.  
Excellent spoken and written English skills are required.

For additional information please check the job offer.
Interviews will be held on a rolling basis and as soon as a suitable candidate is found, the position will be filled.