Offer 91 out of 365 from 15/09/23, 10:50


Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­sität Ber­lin - Faculty III - Institute of Biotechnology / Applied and Molecular Biotechnology

Research Associate (PostDoc) - salary grade E13 TV-L Berliner Hochschulen

part-time employment may be possible, under the reserve that funds are granted

Working field:

The position holder is responsible for several research projects in the field of fungal-based biomaterials. The main research topics are:
  • Use and further development of bioinformatics and systems biology methods (at DNA, RNA, protein and metabolite level) for the production and modelling of biomaterials from fungi
  • Production and modification of biomaterials from fungi by controlled liquid and solid bioreactor cultivation and downstream processing
  • Optimisation of growth processes and material properties by molecular tools of synthetic biology
The position holder is entrusted with the implementation of third-party funded projects (individual and collaborative projects) including supervision of doctoral, master's and bachelor's theses.


  • Degree in natural sciences or engineering with a biotechnological focus, doctorate in the fields of genetic modification and bioreactor cultivation of fungi // Optimisation of fungal cell factories

Desired knowledge and skills
  • Very good written and spoken German and English
  • Publication experience and experience in obtaining third-party funding
  • Experience in supervising student theses
  • Experience in collaborating on joint projects

How to apply:

Please send your application with the reference number and the usual documents (combined in a single pdf file, max. 5 MB) by email to Prof. Dr. Vera Meyer (

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To ensure equal opportunities between women and men, applications by women with the required qualifications are explicitly desired. Qualified individuals with disabilities will be favored. The TU Berlin values the diversity of its members and is committed to the goals of equal opportunities.

Technische Universität Berlin - Die Präsidentin - Fakultät III, Institut für Biotechnologie, FG Angewandte und Molekulare Mikrobiologie, Sekr. TIB 4/4-1, Prof. Dr. Vera Meyer, Gustav-Meyer-Allee 25, 13355 Berlin