Deadline: 2020-12-31

Location: EMBL, Heidelberg, Germany

External link: https://www.embl.org/jobs/position/HD01871/

Type: Academic staff

We are looking for a highly motivated and interdisciplinary imaging specialist to join the Advanced Light Microscopy (LM) Team led by Timo Zimmermann at the new EMBL Imaging Centre (EMBL IC).

The successful applicant will be part of an international, highly collaborative team comprising microscopy engineers, application specialists and image analysists having the mission of highest-level user service provision and technology development. Before opening of the EMBL IC the successful candidate will work on selected pilot projects and microscopy technologies integrated in EMBL’s existing research groups and facility service teams.

The successful applicant will be responsible for:

  • Supporting users in all aspects of advanced light microscopy as well as correlative microscopy experiments: sample preparation, introduction to the imaging technology, assistance and trouble-shooting during imaging and data collection, data management as well as data analysis.
  • Setting-up, testing, and running of advanced light microscopy equipment.
  • Developing novel image acquisition schemes and workflows tailored to the EMBL IC in close collaboration with academic microscope developers, optical engineers and industrial partners of the facility.
  • Organising and teaching of light microscopy techniques for the EMBL IC user community.

Read more at the link above