Applications are invited for a position as Light Microscopy Application Specialist at the Core Facility for Integrated Microscopy (CFIM) (indeﬁnite employment period), at the Faculty of Health Sciences with a starting date 1 April 2018.
The Vienna BioCenter (VBC), is one of the leading multidisciplinary biomedical research centers in Europe and the premier location for Life Sciences in Austria. Its research institutions include the Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP), the Institute of Molecular Biotechnology (IMBA), the Gregor Mendel Institute (GMI), and the Max F. Perutz Laboratories (MFPL).
Combining careful image acquisition with rigorous computational analysis allows extraction of quantitative data from light microscopy images that is far more informative and reproducible than what can be seen by eye. This course will focus on advanced quantitative fluorescence microscopy techniques used for imaging a range of biological specimens, from tissues to cells to single molecules.
The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) is one of the highest ranked scientific research organisations in the world. The Headquarters Laboratory is located in Heidelberg (Germany), with additional sites in Barcelona (Spain), Grenoble (France), Hamburg (Germany), Hinxton near Cambridge (UK), Rome (Italy). The Advanced Light Microscopy Facility at EMBL Heidelberg (ALMF) offers a collection of state of the art equipment and image processing tools to support in-house scientists and visitors in using light microscopy methods for their research.
Cairn Research is an independent scientific instruments manufacturer based in Kent, England. We design and build an extensive range of equipment for optical and electrophysiological measurements. In addition to supplying our standard product range to a worldwide customer base we have extensive experience in providing integrated solutions for demanding experimental needs.