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Senior Scientist at the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences (Announcement as pdf

The Senior Scientist will be a full member of the research group led by Ass. Prof. Julien Orts, located in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences of the Faculty of Life Sciences.

He*She will also have the possibility to pursue his*her own research projects, including the acquisition of extramural research funds.

Job Description: The applicant will have the following tasks:

  • Management of the daily operation of all NMR spectrometers, including maintenance
  • Taking part in research projects of the Orts laboratory and collaborations with other user groups
  • Implement fully automated setups for advanced NMR spectroscopy, data acquisition, processing, and analysis with application in structure elucidation of small molecules, compounds library screening, and protein NMR spectroscopy.
  • Development of new NMR experiments
  • Participation and leading of teaching courses


The applicant should hold a Ph.D. degree, have a strong knowledge of biomolecular solution NMR spectroscopy, good practical and technical understanding of NMR spectrometers. Knowledge in protein biochemistry, experience with scripting and programming, and background in small molecules NMR spectroscopy are considered a plus.

Applications including a letter of motivation (German or English) should be submitted via the Job Center to the University of Vienna ( no later than 07.04.2021, mentioning reference number 11833.