Leibniz Institute of Plant Biochemistry

In the Leibniz Institute of Plant Biochemistry, the independent research group Receptor Biochemistry invites applications for a

PhD in Biochemistry of plant immune proteases (m/f/d)

(Salary group E13 TV-L, part-time 65 %)

in the DFG-funded Integrated Research Training Group of the Collaborative Research Centre (CRC) SNP2Prot “Plant Proteoform Diversity”. The position is funded from 1 October 2024 to 30 June 2028.

Your tasks:

  • Production and purification from SAP proteoforms from E. coli
  • Generation of Arabidopsis sap1 sap2 lines complemented with SAP proteoforms
  • Elucidation of differences in protease biochemistry among SAP proteoforms
  • Elucidation of differences in MucD cleavage and Pto growth inhibition among SAP proteoforms
  • Presentation and publication of scientific data

The opportunity to obtain your own academic qualification as part of a doctorate is given.

To apply for this job please visit www.ipb-halle.de.