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PhD Student (f/m/x)

The Department of Visceral, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery at the University Hospital Dresden is one of the leading surgical departments for cancer treatment in Europe. Implemented within the department is the Surgical Research Lab, which links molecular science with patient oriented research. The lab is part of a multidisciplinary team of laboratories specialized in oncological and stem cell research on the Dresden University Campus, nationwide and internationally, including the Center for Regenerative Therapies Dresden (CRTD), the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics (MPI-CBG) Dresden, the NCT Dresden and Heidelberg, the Max-Delbrück Centre in Berlin and the Institute of Molecular Biotechnology (IMBA, Austria).

Starting at November, 1st 2022 we are offering a Postion as a

PhD Student (f/m/x)

This part-time-Position is limited for 36 Months.

The group headed by Daniel Stange concentrates on adult stem cells and cancer of the gastro-intestinal tract. We are interested in the biology of stem cells in normal homeostasis, tissue regeneration and malignant transformation. We use state of the art technologies such as conditional mouse lines and 3D cultures (so called organoids) of mouse and human material in connection with genetic manipulation using CRISPR/Cas to tackle our research questions. Furthermore, we extensively use patient-derived cancer organoids to understand the biology behind therapy response and resistance patterns.

Your Profile:

  • master or equivalent degree in biology, biomedicine or related sciences
  • strong background in cell biology / molecular biology
  • interest in advanced cell culture methods and molecular engineering
  • fluent in written and spoken English
  • interest in clinical related science

We offer:

  • Arranging for flexible working hours to find a balance between work and family life
  • Using our internal prevention program including courses and fitness in our Carus Vital health Center
  • Taking part in job-oriented educational course in our Carus Akademie
  • Providing for the future in the form of a company pension plan
  • A Position according to the TV-L conditions

Application of women is appreciated. Disabled persons with equal qualification will be preferred.  

We kindly ask you to apply preferably via our online form to make the selection process faster and more effective. Of course, we also consider your written application without any disadvantages. We look forward to receiving your application, until October, 15th 2022 online with registration number VTG0922218. For further information, please contact Dr. Franziska Baenke by telephone 0351-463-11890 or by E-Mail: