Helmholtz Zentrum München - German Research Center for Environmental Health

For open positions in the Plant Genome and Systems Biology Group (PGSB)
please visit the Helmholtz career website at:

Helmholtz Zentrum München offene Stellen (GERMAN VERSION)
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Apart from the job listings on the Helmholtz website, PGSB is always seeking talented and motivated individuals as postdoctoral fellows in the plant genomics and bioinformatics program at PGSB. The ideal candidate will have an interdisciplinary training with strong bioinformatics background and biology knowledge.
Potential candidates will develop a strong comparative plant genomics research program which aims to provide insights into aspects ranging from gene structure, function, and regulation of expression in various plant species.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. in biology, bioinformatics, molecular biology, biochemistry, genetics, evolutionary biology, or related fields, and demonstrated experience in bioinformatics as well as expertise in at least one scientific programming language and relational data management system.
Candidates must have a background in bioinformatics and affinity with using comparative genomics to study functional and evolutionary processes.
The Helmholtz Zentrum München as holder of the Bavarian Advancement of Women Prize 2004 and of the Total E-Quality Certificate is striving to increase the overall proportion of women on its staff and thus expressly urges qualified women to apply.
We pay standard German salary (TVÖD).
Applications with curriculum vitae, list of publications, references and certificates should be sent to:

Klaus Mayer, PhD
Plant Genome and Systems Biology
Helmholtz Zentrum München
German Research Center for Environmental Health (GmbH)
Ingolstädter Landstr. 1
85764 Neuherberg/Munich, Germany.

Please also provide us with an electronic version of your application via email to .