The department of Biology at University of Konstanz has open position for a postdoctoral position.

About the position:
  • A postdoc position is available within a project that focuses on developing genetic transformation protocols for diatoms and dinoflagellates, and which is led by Dr. Norico Yamada and Prof. Peter G. Kroth.
  • The goal of the project is the establishment of gene editing techniques for both, marine dinotoms (dinoflagellates possessing diatom-derived endosymbionts) and their endosymbiotic diatoms.
  • The start date is September1st, 2020.
  • The position is available initially for 30 months.


  • Applicant must have strong experience in molecular biology, and/or bioinformatics of unicellular eukaryotes for at least three years, or having a PhD degree in these fields
  • Strong motivation for developing new molecular approaches and protocols
  • Applicant must possess basic English communication skills.


Apply online and application must include the following:

  • Letter of motivation describing research interests and achievements
  • CV
  • Important academic publications (up to three)
  • Degree certificates

Reference number 2020/113.

—————–Quick Overview————-
Organization University of Konstanz
Country Germany
Fellowship Level Postdoctoral
Subject areas Biology
Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline July 10, 2020

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