MCCF is the powerhouse for high-end microscopy and cytometry equipment of the VU/VUMC campus. Amongst the instrumentation available for users are several conventional (Attune NxT, Attune CytPix, and BD Fortessa) and spectral (3 Cytek Auroras) analyzers, advanced sorters (BD Influx and BD AriaFusion), and a mass cytometer equipped for analysis of cells in suspension (Helios) and tissue (Hyperion).
MCCF represents a key asset for the different departments and research institutes at the VU/VUMC campus and supports research in multiple fields including Immunology, Cancer, Neuroscience, and Cardiovascular Sciences.
MCCF collaborates with several key manufacturers and it is active in the international cytometry scene by organizing and participating in courses and international conferences.
A position is vacant for a senior core facility operator as member of the Microscopy and Cytometry Core Facility (MCCF).
For more information about our fringe benefits and terms of employment, please visit https://werkenbij.amsterdamumc.org/en .
The Department of Molecular Cell Biology and Immunology (MCBI) at the Amsterdam UMC (VUmc location) at the southwest edge of the city carries out research at an internationally competitive level and offers a stimulating and collegial work environment.
The research of the department concentrates on immunological questions in the fields of cancer, neuroimmunology, skin biology, and inflammation. The research focuses on both, fundamental questions aimed at unraveling molecular and cellular mechanisms and translational research focusing on the application of fundamental knowledge to medical questions.
The first job interviews are scheduled for October. We ask you to take this into account in advance. The second round of interviews will follow in principle End of October/beginning of November.
During the publication period, applications will be handled continuously. If the vacancy is filled, it will be closed prematurely.
Do you have questions? For more information on the PhD project, you may contact Dr. Juan J. Garcia Vallejo, Scientific Director of MCCF, via 020 4448259 or via email@example.com.
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