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Institution Faculty of Medicine - Systems Chronobiology
Remuneration group TV-L
Full-time / Part-time Full-time (100%)
Start date As soon as possible
Application deadline 2023-07-01

We are looking for you:

Postdoc Position in Proteomics of Sleep (m/f/x)

in Munich

Your tasks and responsibilities:

A postdoc position is currently available in the research group of Maria Robles, Systems Chronobiology, at the LMU Munich, Germany. The position is associated to a SNSF funded SINERGIA collaborative project together with Adamantidis laboratory. This multidisciplinary project aims to identify molecular markers of brain activity during sleep using a range of neurophysiological techniques (Adamantidis) and mass spectrometry (MS)- based quantitative proteomics (Robles) (see doi:10.1126/science.aav2642; doi:10.1126/science.aav3617).

The Robles group employs a range of MS-based proteomics approaches to study molecular mechanism regulating circadian and sleep processes (click here to learn more about us).

Your qualifications:

We seek a motivated, enthusiastic, and talented postdoctoral researcher with the following qualifications:

  • Recent doctoral degree (biochemistry, bioinformatics or similar).
  • Experience with high-throughput quantitative proteomics approaches, single cell proteomics and DIA methods are a plus.
  • Expertise operating nanoLC-HPLC and Thermo Orbitrap instruments.
  • Ability to perform large scale multi-omics data analysis and programming skills (R, Python).
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills in English, proficiency in German is a plus.
  • Able to work independently, interact with members of a research team as well as collaborators and aptitude to mentor graduate and undergraduate students.


  • Full postdoctoral position within the German public service scale (TV-L).
  • Cutting edge instrumentations, excellent infrastructure and core facilities.
  • Close mentorship and opportunity to manage an international collaborative project.
  • International and European networking with multidisciplinary academic and industry researchers.
  • Excellent scientific environment in one of the top-ranked universities in Germany located in an international, vibrant and beautiful city.
  • Support with family and work compatibility.

Also possible in a part-time capacity.

People with disabilities who are equally as qualified as other applicants will receive preferential treatment.


Please send your application (letter highlighting your fit to this position and a detailed CV with 2-3 references) toMaria Robles: Screening of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until 01.07.2023. Only selected applicants will be contacted for interview.

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