Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg

Postdoc in Microbiology ( Synthetic Biology (f/m/d)


Senior Scientist / Postdoc

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UFR Universität Freiburg Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg

NEU Vollzeit Forschung und Lehre


Within an interdisciplinary project we will use latest optogenetic methods for programming micro-organisms (yeast, B. subtilis) for the precisely controlled production of engineered proteins to build and form sustainable, bio-based materials. We will combine microbiology and cell programming with automation and artificial intelligence to guide the development of materials with desired properties.

You have a university degree in biology, biotechnology or a comparable subject and a completed PhD.

You should have experience in the following areas:
• Handling and engineering of



S. cerevisiae

. (Candidates being familiar with both organisms will be preferred)
• Synthetic biology and protein engineering
• Proficient skills in spoken and written English

We are looking forward to applications from highly motivated candidates who are interested in working in an interdisciplinary environment.

We welcome your application including CV, publication list and 2-3 contact details for references.

We are looking forward to your application

The contract will be limited to two years. The salary will be determined in accordance with E13 TV-L.

We are particularly pleased to receive applications from women for the position advertised here.


Please send your application in English including supporting documents mentioned above citing the reference number 00002596, by 30.11.2022 at the latest. Please send your application to the following address in written or electronic form:

University of Freiburg BIOSS/CIBSS/

Synthetische Biologie Prof. Wilfried Weber Schänzlestr. 18

79104 Freiburg

E-Mail (please a single PDF file):

For further information, please contact Dr. Wilfried Weber on the phone number +49 761 203-97654 or E-Mail


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