Research on the protein-supported carotenoid transport by "Holologe" of the Orange Carotenoid Protein (OCP)
Generation of cDNA constructs for protein and carotenoid production in bacteria by molecular-biological methods, site-directed mutagenesis, recombinant PCR
Carotenoid and protein production in bacteria, chromatographic purification and protein analytics
Mass spectrometry on carotenoids and carotenoid-binding proteins
Site-specific mutagenesis for the introduction of motifs for targeted fluorescence labeling
Liposome preparations and carotenoid transfer experiments
UV/Vis absorption, CD and fluorescence lifetime spectroscopy
Small-angle X-ray and neutron scattering experiments (SAXS, SANS)
Functional studies on carotenoid-binding proteins
Writing/editing of scientific manuscripts for publication, conference and project reports
PhD thesis preparation is possible
Successfully completed university degree (Master, Diplom oder Äquivalent) in Biophysics, Biochemistry, Biological Chemistry or Chemistry
Experience in molecular biology, protein biochemistry and chromatographic techniques (FPLC, HPLC, SEC, HIC) required
Expertise in spectroscopic techniques (UV-Vis absorption spectroscopy, fluorescence spectroscopy
Experience with mass spectrometric analysis of proteins and bioorganic molecules (ESI-MS, LC-MS), skills in biophysical chemistry
ability to work in a team and to cooperate
fluent English (oral and written), and basic knowledge of Russian language are advantageous
How to apply:
Please send your written application with the reference number and the usual documents to Technische Universität Berlin - Der Präsident - Fakultät II, Institut für Chemie, FG Bioenergetik, Prof. Dr. Friedrich, Sekr. PC 14, Straße des 17. Juni 135, 10623 Berlin or by e-mail to email@example.com.
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.
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