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Postdoctoral Position in Immunology (m/f)

The Hospital of the University of Munich, Germany, is one of the largest and most competitive university hospitals in Germany and Europe. 47 specialized hospitals, departments and institutions harbouring excellent research and education provide patient care at the highest medical level with approximately 10.000 employees.

The research group of Professor Christoph Klein at the Dr. von Hauner Children’s Hospital and the Gene Center, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU), Munich, Germany, offers a

Postdoctoral Position in Immunology (m/f)

Our interdisciplinary and international research group studies basic mechanisms of hematopoiesis and the immune system using rare monogenetic disorders as paradigms. Our main focus lies on the identification of novel genetic defects based on next generation sequencing (NGS) and the development of innovative strategies for gene therapy. You will find more information on

Currently, we are offering a Postdoc position with a focus on the identification and characterisation of novel human immune disorders and hematopoietic stem cell engineering using CRISPR/Cas9.

Your profile

  • Highly motivated scientist (PhD or MD) who shares our enthusiasm for science and clinical research
  • Documented expertise in immunological, cell biological and genetic experimental techniques
  • Flexibility, proactive attitude and strong interpersonal skills

The position

We offer challenging translational research projects in a stimulating interdisciplinary environment. The position is initially for 2 years. Salary will be based on the German public sector salary scheme (TV-L). Disabled persons will be preferentially considered in case of equal qualification.

The research environment

The Hospital of the University of Munich provides excellent research and education opportunities. The Gene Center is an interdisciplinary institute of the LMU conducting research and teaching in key areas of the life sciences. It provides a dynamic, interactive and internationally diverse scientific environment, located within the biomedical research campus in Munich-Großhadern. For further information please contact Dr. Regina Steck, email:, Tel. +49 (0)89/4400-57977.

Your application

Please send your application with two letters of recommendation to:

Klinikum der Universität München
Kinderklinik und Kinderpoliklinik im Dr. von Haunerschen Kinderspital
Dr. Regina Steck
Lindwurmstr. 4
80337 München

or electronically to

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