Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Experimentelle Biophysik



  • Master- oder Doktorarbeiten

Paid Masters project or part-time student job position on Red-light signaling in C. reinhardtii starting from November 2023 (flexible starting date)


Our research lab accepts applications from an academically outstanding and highly motivated bachelor student who has experience in genetic engineering and molecular biology techniques. Our project is about elucidating the mechanism behind red-light signaling in green algae Chlamydomonas reinhardtii using a forward genetic approach.

Experience in developmental biology and dry/wet lab skills are a plus.

If you’re interested to join us, please send us your application with CV, describe your experience, email Dr. Yousef Kamrani (


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  • Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiter (m/w/d)

The Cluster of Excellence “Neurocure” offers a fixed term position as Researcher / PostDoc. Subject to personal qualification employees are remunerated to salary E 13 TV-L HU

Starting 01.01.2020, duration: 21 months

Research Area:

Molecular characterization and improvement of bimodal switchable Opto-GPCRs used for the activation of G-alpha signaling in central neurons.

The project will includer structure-based design, medium size screening methods, electrophysiology, biochemistry, spectroscopy and high-resolution imaging.

Qualification profile:

We aim at attracting the best talent in the respective research fields and look for:

• an outstanding university degree (master/diploma or equivalent) and Dr. or PhD degrees in biochemistry, chemistry, physics, biology, or related field of physical sciences

• Dr. or PhD degree from an excellent research group / University

• strong knowledge in biochemistry or biophysics

• an independent, target- and solution-driven work attitude

• multidisciplinary thinking,

• strong motivation and interest to join one of the most ambitious interdisciplinary research clusters,

• very good interpersonal and communication skills; in particular, the ability to effectively work in collaborative research efforts,

• fluency in English - written and oral.

We offer:

You will join a team of enthusiastic scientists who pursue creatively their individual research project inspired by the cluster’s innovative approach and support. We will offer connection to a large number of outstanding research groups within the currently most encouraging city of Berlin.

• access to state of the art research of leading academic institutes.

• multidisciplinary education

• International Doctoral / PostDoctoral program

• promotion of gender equality and family-friendly work environment. Send application to Applications from women are particularly welcome. The same applies to people with disabilities.

Your electronic application (in English only) should be a single pdf-file including: motivation letter, CV, copy of degree certificate, transcript of grades and proof of English language skills.

Complete applications should be submitted to Dr. Wiebke Apel: quoting the reference number Kennziffer DR / 154 / 19 in the subject header to

The closing date for applications is 31.10.2019.