registration number: fb20-0286-wmz-2022


Entry date:
as soon as possible


Application deadline:


E 13 TV-H


2 years


Volume of employment:

The Philipps University, founded in 1527, offers multiple award-winning teaching for around 22,000 students and tackles the important issues of our time with excellent research across a broad spectrum of science.

The Department of Medicine, Institute of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiochemistry, Molecular Diagnostics, PD Dr. Skevaki is currently accepting applications for a

Research Assistant (Postdoc )

The position is offered for a period of 2 years. The starting date is as soon as possible. The position is fulltime with salary and benefits commensurate with a public service position in the state Hesse, Germany (TV-H E 13).


  • partiipation services in research and teaching, in particular collaboration with the DFG-funded SFB 1021
  • Project „RNA viruses induce heterologous immune protection from atopy and asthma“ in the research division of the Institute
  • viral infection, peptide immunization, influenza vaccination, allergen-induced experimental asthma mouse models
  • deep immunophenotyping using CyTOF, RNAseq analysis and flow cytometry

The position will be filled by a temporary contract that is limited to the period which is necessary to gain further scientific expertise (such as the preparation for a subsequent qualification period). Within the entrusted tasks the opportunity for independent scientific work to obtain further personal qualification is given. The limitation of the contract complies to § 2 Abs. 1 WissZeitVG.


  • completed academic university studies (Diploma, Master or similar) and doctorate in biology or biomedicine
  • experience in immunology/virology, cellular and/or molecular biological working methods and ideally animal experimental experience

Contact for further information

PD Dr. Chrysanthi Skevaki

+49 6421-58 63850


We support women and strongly encourage them to apply. In areas where women are underrepresented, female applicants will be preferred in case of equal qualifications. As a certified family-friendly university, we support our employees in balancing family and career. Sharing a full-time position (§ 8 Abs. 2 S. 1 HGlG) as well as a reduction of working time is possible. Applicants with a disability as discribed in SGB IX (§ 2 Abs. 2, 3) will be preferred in case of equal qualifications. Application and interview costs cannot be refunded.

Please send your application mentioning registration number above as a single PDF file to or by mail to the Department of Medicine, Philipps University of Marburg, Baldingerstraße, 35043 Marburg until January 29th 2023.

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