> Scope: 65%
> Temporary: until 31.12.2025
> Remuneration: TV-L E13
> Start: as early as possible

For the Institute of Molecular Medicine at Ulm University we are looking for

1 PhD student (m/f/d)

Ulm University with its more than 10,000 students offers varied professional tasks in a highly innovative research, teaching and work environment, at the same time facilitating the reconciliation of work and family in many ways.


We seek to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and particularly encourages qualified female scientists to apply for this position.

Severely disabled applicants with equal aptitude will be given preferential

Human Hematopoietic Stem Cell Research
In a highly innovative, dynamic and supporting environment, this position will allow individuals interested in stem cell aging to become an integral part of our research group. Our research focuses on investigating aging of human hematopoietic stem cells and aging of their environment called the niche using a highly interdisciplinary approach, e.g., combining tissue engineering/organoids, confocal microscopy and bioinformatics. The position is a part of the new Collaborative Research Center 1506 “Aging at Interfaces”: https://www.uni-ulm.de/einrichtungen/sfb-1506-aging-at-interfaces/.

We are interested in recruiting self-motivated individuals with a desire to further strengthen the internationally competitive research activities of the recruiting laboratory. PhD student will be embedded within the International Graduate School in Molecular Medicine of Ulm University (IGradU).

Your profile:

  • Master in a relevant discipline (life science)
  • Robust experience in molecular biology. The project will involve genome editing, mouse experiments, cell culture, confocal microscopy, flow cytometry
  • Experience in RNA-seq data analysis, stem cell research and tissue engineering are a plus
  • The ability to work within a young and international group of scientists
  • Communication skills with fluency in the English language

  • Your responsibilities:

  • Plan and design experiments
  • Perform experiments
  • Analyze and interpret the data generated
  • Generate graphs and figures to present the data
  • Write text according to the data

Seize the opportunity and join us in shaping the future of the University!

Hiring is done by the Central University Administration.

Your contact for further information:
Prof. Dr. Hartmut Geiger, phone +49 731 50-26700
Dr. Ani Grigoryan, phone +49 731 50-26715

We look forward to your application via our online application portal.
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