Postdoc or Application Specialist (m/f/d) (#CFPD01) in Mass spectrometry-based Proteomics

Postdoc or Application Specialist (m/f/d) (#CFPD01) in Mass spectrometry-based Proteomics


The Institute of Molecular Biology gGmbH (IMB) is a Centre of Excellence for Life Sciences funded by the Boehringer Ingelheim Foundation and located within the campus of the University of Mainz in Germany. IMB focuses on epigenetics, DNA repair and developmental biology and offers premium scientific core facilities (see


The Proteomics Core Facility, which is currently staffed with a technician and a bioinformatics specialist, is looking for an application specialist on the postdoc level to join the team.


  • Independently maintain and operate LC-MS-systems
  • Establish and optimize new MS-based methods
  • Consult with and support scientific staff in proteomics experiments


  • PhD thesis in mass-spectrometry based proteomics
  • Hands-on experience in maintenance of HPLC and MS (orbitrap platforms)
  • Experience in quantitative proteomics workflows (e.g. dimethyl or TMT) preferred
  • Commitment and interest in solving problems independently
  • Communication skills and tream spirit
  • Interest in working in interdisciplinary teams
  • Good knowledge of English (spoken and written)
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We offer

  • Collaboration opportunities on research projects
  • Work with state-of-the-art technology
  • A stimulating, diverse and international research environment
  • Advanced training opportunities (in-house and external)
  • Favorable pension scheme

Applications should be in English and sent as a single PDF file including a cover letter, CV, certificates and at least two references quoting Ref. No. CFPD01 to Informal enquires should be addressed to Dr. Falk Butter ( IMB is an equal opportunity employer.

Starting Date: end 2019/early 2020

Duration: The position is initially available for two years with the option of a permanent contract.

Application Deadline: 20th September 2019

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28. Aug 2019


  • Postdoc or Application Specialist (m/f/d) (#CFPD01) in Mass spectrometry-based Proteomics


  • Freitag, 20. September 2019