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[ccp4bb] facility manager position X-ray crystallography and biophysics

** X-ray crystallography and biophysics facility manager **

The Max Planck Institute of Molecular Physiology, Dortmund, Germany, is looking for a X-ray crystallography and biophysics facility manager.

The ideal candidate for this position should have a PhD degree in macromolecular crystallography and biophysics, as well as strong technical and scientific skills, with several years of post-doctoral experience.

- maintenance and operation of X-ray crystallography equipment, including
   crystallization and visualization robots, X-ray generators and detectors
- user support in the collection and processing of X-ray diffraction data, both
   locally and at synchrotrons
- maintenance of crystallographic software (with support of our IT department) - user support in crystal structure determination, either directly or through
   supervision of students and postdocs
-  contributions to the maintenance and operation of biophysical equipment
(e.g. ITC, biolayer interferometry, stopped-flow- and CD spectroscopy, analytical ultracentrifugation) as well as user support in kinetic methods and biophysical
   data evaluation.

Payment depends on personal conditions and qualifications according to the directives of TVöD. Social benefits correspond to those of the public service. After an initial first 2-year appointment, the appointment has the potential to become permanent.

Applications should include a letter of motivation, curriculum vitae, and the names of three referees. The application deadline is January 15, 2017. Please send applications by email to Mrs. Antje Peukert (antje.peukert@mpi-dortmund.mpg.de) using ‘X-ray crystallography Facility Manager’ as subject.

Please see the full job profile at the following link:

Ingrid Vetter            <e-mail: Ingrid.Vetter@mpi-dortmund.mpg.de>
Max-Planck-Institut fuer molekulare Physiologie, Otto-Hahn-Str. 11
D-44227 Dortmund, Germany, Ph: +49-231-1332737, Fax: +49-231-1332797