Further Information

The position holder is expected to identify and secure new European and national funding opportunities for imaging infrastructure in the future and therefore continuously communicate with national and European funders.

Qualifications and Experience
The candidate should have a PhD in natural sciences or equivalent and a strong background in development and application of biological imaging technology in molecular life science research. In addition, the candidate should have demonstrated experience in preparation and management of large international research networks including EC-funded consortia, as well as strategy and policy development on the national and European level. The candidate needs to have excellent communication and interpersonal skills at the scientific, managerial and political level. Strong personal networks in the European and international imaging communities the European research infrastructure communities (ESFRI, EC) are expected. Experience in leading and developing an international team and communication across many levels of authority is required. Ability to engage in frequent business trips in Europe and internationally is required. Fluency in English is required, advanced knowledge of French and German is an asset.

Application Instructions
Please apply online through www.embl.org/jobs

Additional Information
Interviews are planned to take place on 8th September.

EMBL is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer offering attractive conditions and benefits appropriate to an international research organisation with a very collegial and family friendly working environment. The remuneration package comprise a competitive salary, a comprehensive pension scheme, medical, educational and other social benefits, as well as financial support for relocation and installation, including your family.

Please note that appointments on fixed term contracts can be renewed, depending on circumstances at the time of the review.