University assistant – Postdoc (40 hours per week) - (BIO-9109)

at the Research Institute for Limnology, Mondsee, Austria, start from 1 March 2017, with a duration of 2 years.

Main tasks: International and grant-based research including grant-holding as Principal Investigator in the field of molecular evolutionary ecology of aquatic organisms. Co-Supervision of Master- and bachelor theses as well as PhD theses. Practical guidance of technical assistance. Administrative tasks include management of research.

Qualification: PhD in biology/molecular biology/genetics. Research experience in single cell analysis, population genetics or functional genetics. Specific scientific achievements, such as international Post-Doc experience, international research net-working and (inter)national research grant acquisition. Publications in high-ranking journals documenting achievements in the field of aquatic ecology. Foreign country experience. Experience in teaching and supervision of BSc, MSc, PhD candidates is required. Integrative abilities in team-leading and team-playing are essential.

Job profile: The description associated with this job duties and requirements can be found at

Salary: The minimum gross salary (stipulated by collective agreement) for this position amounts to € 3.591 per month (14 times). Furthermore, the university has numerous attractive offers (

Application: We are looking forward to receiving your online application by December 14th, 2016.
Please apply online via the Career portal of the University of Innsbruck


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