Light microscopy specialist at university medical centre Hamburg Eppendorf

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Light microscopy specialist at university medical centre Hamburg Eppendorf

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Dear all
I would like to inform you that we are still aiming to fill a vacancy at
my facility in Hamburg Germany.
We are searching for an enthusiastic light microscopy specialist, for
more details and for applying see thetext below.
It would be great if you could diffuse this information to every one you
think it might be interested.
best wishes.
Antonio Virgilio Failla

Job destription:

Light microscopy specialist at the UKE Microscopy Imaging Facility (UMIF)
The University Medical Centre Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), is a vibrant healthcare community right at the heart of Hamburg. There is a real buzz of energy here, as progress sets the pace and every day offers fresh experiences. Around 11,000 members of staff with a myriad of roles are united in pursuit of a single aim: human well-being. With more than 140 different professions, we are the ideal place for anyone who loves to work in a flexible environment and is ambitious to advance their own personal development and that of healthcare as a whole.
What to expect:

Close collaboration with the UKE research community.
Developing latest imaging protocols and experimental designs.
Trainings on different microscopy platforms.
Cooperation in the organisation of light microscopy seminars and workshops.
Securing maintenance and development of the core facility equipment.
Supporting the operation of the core facility.

What we look for in a candidate:
Successfully completed studies in Natural Sciences with PhD, preferably in the area of Physics (optics, light microscopy), Biophysics, Cell Biology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, or comparable skills and capabilities
Theoretical and practical experiences with light microscopes and top state of the art light microscopy techniques.
Very good knowledge of sample preparation techniques applied to light microscopy.
Ability to teach non-specialists complex ideas.
Experience in a dynamic working environment.
Distinctive social competence, ability to act independently.
Very good oral and written communication skills in English.
Preferably experiences in the area of data analysis and quantification as well as programming skills (e.g. Matlab).
What we can offer:

Secure employment in an innovative and family-friendly university medical center in the middle of Hamburg (e.g. on-site kindergarten, free child care during school holidays).
Opportunity to participate in a wide range of further and additional educational training courses offered by the UKE Academy for Education and Careers, as well as a structured familiarization process.
Attractive pay structure as well as access to a high-quality health system.
Opportunity to work at the best, state-of-the-art microscopes and to be involved in outstanding scientific projects.

This position is initially limited for two years part as part of a project. An extension of this period is envisioned. This is a full-time position (38.5 h/week).

Dr. Antonio Virgilio Failla Tel.-Nr. +49 (0)40 7410 – 519585 / E-Mail: [hidden email]

We look forward to receiving your completed application by 01. March 2021

To apply for this position please follow this link:
and click on: Jetzt Bewerben

Dr. Antonio Virgilio Failla
Head of Light microscopy facility
Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf
UKE Microscopy Imaging Facility (UMIF)
Campus Forschung (N27), EG, Room 00.108.2
Martinistraße 52
20246 Hamburg

Tel.:  (+49) 40-7410-51985
Mobil: (+49) (0)152-22815841
Fax.:  (+49) 40-7410-40189



Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf; Körperschaft des öffentlichen Rechts; Gerichtsstand: Hamburg |
Vorstandsmitglieder: Prof. Dr. Burkhard Göke (Vorsitzender), Joachim Prölß, Prof. Dr. Blanche Schwappach-Pignataro, Marya Verdel