Latest news:

Sep 10, 2017:
New publication in Science on the Abeta(1-42) fibril structure. see here.

Sep 1, 2017:
We have new job openings for postdocs and PhD students, see here.

Jul 10, 2017:
Congratulations to Michaela, Amudha, and Tatjana on their successfull PhD Defenses!

Dec 4, 2015:
Congratulations to Dennis on his successfull PhD Defense!

Nov 22, 2015:
New publications on our protein structure refinement method and CASP11 results.

Feb 3, 2015:
Congratulations to Zhe on his successfull PhD Defense!

Open Positions

We have open positions for postdocs and PhD students.

Projects could be purely experimental, purely computational, method development or application, or a mixture.

Possible projects:

- Cryo-electron microscopy on amyloid proteins (fibrils and other aggregates) that are relevant to neurodegenerative diseases.

- Automated modeling techniques for building atomic models at intermediate resolution for cryo-EM and X-ray crystallography.

- Further developing our refinement software DireX.

- Development of new approaches for image classification in cryo-EM.


Please send your application including a CV, and address, email, and phone number of two references to:
Dr. Gunnar Schröder
Institute of Complex Systems (ICS-6)
Forschungszentrum Jülich
52425 Jülich

We have also projects for Master students from Physics, Biology, Chemistry, and Computer Science.