• Master thesis molecular biology/ pharmacy/ biochemistry
  • Master thesis in N-terminal processing and degradation using quantitative mass
    spectrometry – BANGE lab
    available at the Institute of Medical Psychology, LMU Munich We are a small enthusiastic research group focusing on N-terminal processing and degradation and its role in human diseases like cancer. Using cell culture, gene editing, RNAi, biochemical approaches and mass spectrometry-based proteomics we gain insights into basic mechanisms of protein quality control and their consequences […]
  • Production and structural analysis of mitochondrial uncoupling protein 1
    The aim is to produce the mitochondrial uncoupling protein 1 (UCP1) in E. coli for a subsequent NMR analysis and binding experiments. For more details, see below (in german). Master thesis in collaboration with the labs of Prof. Martin Klingenspor, Molekulare Ernährungsmedizin, TUM School of Life Sciences and Antonella Di Pizio, Molecular Modeling, Leibniz-Institut für […]
  • BSc Thesis Project in Mass Spectrometry Imaging (Analytical Chemistry)
    We are looking for a BSc student for a 3 month thesis project entitled “The effect of different wash steps on the tissue metabolome in DESI-MSI”. Wash steps are frequently applied to tissue sections prior to mass spectrometry imaging (MSI) analysis to increase sensitivity for some compounds through the removal of some of the matrix […]
  • MSc Thesis Project in Mass Spectrometry Imaging (Analytical Chemistry)
    The professorship of Analytical Chemistry (Prof. Strittmatter) I looking for a master student for a 6 month thesis project entitled “Development of small inhibitor-based protein stains for mass spectrometry imaging”. You will learn state-of-the-art imaging ambient and imaging technologies, especially Desorption Electrospray Ionisation on a Orbitrap mass spectrometer and get acquainted with molecular imaging technologies. […]
  • Master Thesis position on structural and biochemical studies of Cullin-RING ubiquitin E3 ligases
    The department of Brenda Schulman is searching for a master student to conduct a project for at least 6 months with the possibility to continue as a PhD. We are a highly supportive international team working on reconstitution of challenging protein-complexes. You will learn state-of-the-art techniques, which are required for your project. The well-equipped laboratory […]
  • Internship/Master’s thesis (6 months) at Utrecht University: Understanding the Effect of Acidity and Pore Structure in Catalytic Cracking of Polyolefins
    Catalytic cracking of plastic waste: Effect of pore structure and acidity The majority of the plastic waste produced worldwide ends up either in a landfill, or is incinerated. Only 12% is recycled, and with current mechanical recycling technology, the resulting recycled plastic is often of significantly lower quality than the original virgin material. Chemical recycling […]
  • AI based de-novo protein design
    We are having multiple projects in the field of AI based de-novo protein design and are looking for motivated students to join! AI has revolutionized the field of protein design and opened up countless new possibilities to design functional biomolecules. We are currently setting up several projects involving deep-learning based methods to create new functional […]
  • Bioraffinerie ReGasFerm:  Untersuchung des Adsorptionsvorhaltens an unterschiedlichen Einsatzstoffen zur selektiven Synthesegas-Reinigung
    Im Rahmen des Projekts ReGasFerm wird ein nachhaltiges Biogasraffinerie-Konzept zur Herstellung von Grundchemikalien entwickelt. Dabei wird Synthesegas (Kohlenstoffmonoxid und Wasserstoff) durch die Flugstromvergasung von biogenen Reststoffen erzeugt und anschließend von acetogenen Mikroorganismen zu Grundchemikalien weiterverarbeitet. Diese können als Alternative zu fossilen Rohstoffen als nachhaltige Grundprodukte der Petrochemie eingesetzt werden. Zur Gewährleistung der erfolgreichen Gasfermentation, müssen […]
  • Masterarbeit (m/w/d) am Lehrstuhl für Hydrogeologie
    Der Lehrstuhl für Hydrogeologie sucht eine Masterandin (m/w/d) mit Bachelor in Geowissenschaften oder Chemie (oder verwandten Feld). Thema der Arbeit wird die Untersuchung der Calcitaufwachskinetik mittels einer Quartz Crystal Microbalance (QCM) sein. Beschreibung: Um die Effizienz von Geothermieanlagen zu erhöhen, ist ein umfassendes Monitoring der in den Anlagen auftretenden Scalings (Mineralablagerungen, hier: Calciumcarbonat (CaCO3)) notwendig. […]
  • Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter (Master / Promotion / Postdoc) an der Johns Hopkins University
    Kurzbeschreibung: Forschung im Bereich 3D Printing / Computational Design / Soft Materials Description (eng.): The Mueller Lab (muellerlab.com) in the Whiting School of Engineering at Johns Hopkins University is inviting applications for multiple fully-funded positions for PhD students and Postdoctoral Fellows in the areas of 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing, Computational Design and Optimization, and […]
  • Inbetriebnahme und experimentelle Untersuchung eines Flugstromvergasers zur Erzeugung von Synthesegas aus Biomasse/Reststoffen
    Kurzbeschreibung: Semesterarbeit/MasterarbeitThemengebiet: thermo-chemische Konversion von Biomassen/Reststoffen zu Synthesegas (H2, CO)– Aufbau und Inbetriebnahme von Anlagenteilen eines Flugstromvergasers– Versuchsbetrieb und Experimente im Technikumsmaßstab zur Boudouard-Reaktion und zur heterogenen Wassergas-Shift-Reaktion– Auswertung der Ergebnisse Beschreibung: Eine vielversprechende Möglichkeit zur stofflichen Nutzung von Biomasse besteht in der Flugstromvergasung. Dadurch kann hochqualitatives Synthesegas (H2 & CO) hergestellt werden, welches anschließend […]
  • Master’s thesis: Application of genetically encoded tension sensor modules to pancreatic cancer organoids
    Kurzbeschreibung:The aim of this thesis is to establish a new method for the measurement of molecular forces by applying tension sensors based on FRET to pancreatic cancer organoids. Confocal microscopy and digital imaging processing and analysis will be employed to understand how mechanical forces lead to structure formation processes in organmorphogenesis. Your Profile:• Surpassing grades in your master’s program in biology, […]
  • Bachelor’s thesis: Application of genetically encoded tension sensor modules to pancreatic cancer organoid
    Short description:The aim of this thesis is to establish a new method for the measurement of molecular forces by applying tension sensors based on FRET to pancreatic cancer organoids. Confocal microscopy and digital imaging processing and analysis will be employed to understand how mechanical forces lead to structure formation processes in organmorphogenesis. Your Profile:• Surpassing grades in your bachelor’s program in […]
  • BA / SA / MA: Potentialkontrollierte Membranchromatographie – Setup Design
    Kurzbeschreibung: Entwicklung eines neuen Setups für die Potentialkontrollierte Membranchromatographie.Aufgaben: Entwicklung eines Membranmoduls, Simulation der Strömungseigenschaften, Inbetriebnahme an einer präparativen ChromatographieanlageAnforderungen: Kreativität und handwerkliches Geschick, Spaß an angewandter Forschung, Von Vorteil: Erste Kenntnisse in CAD und Comsol Beschreibung: Ziel dieses Forschungsprojektes ist die Entwicklung eines neuartigen Chromatographieprozesses unter Einsatz von leitfähigen Membranen. Diese können in ihrer […]
  • Carbon capture & storage: analysis and characterization of biochar production pathways
    Short description:At the Laboratory of Chemical Process Engineering, a new project about carbon capture and storage has recently started. The overall aim of the project is to reduce the amount of carbon in the atmosphere by developing a suitable long-term carbon storage in Bavaria. There are various carbon sources, such as CO2 from air, minerals, […]
  • Internships at Oncology Department at Novartis Institute for Biomedical Research (NIBR)
    Kurzbeschreibung: The Oncology Department of the Novartis Institute for Biomedical Research in Basel, Switzerland is currently looking for interns in the field of molecular and cellular biology. Positions are available for 6 months to work on different aspects of cancer biology.You will be involved in cutting-edge research using the latest technologies in genetic manipulation, molecular […]
  • Immunological diabetes research
    Short description: 1. Targeting RORγt/DHODH signaling in islet autoimmunity and Type 1 Diabetes 2. The role of T cell-specific IL6Rα signaling in maintaining tissue immune homeostasis Description: 1. We investigate the influence of RORγt/DHODH inhibition on Tregs and different T cell subsets in islet autoimmunity and T1D. Using various in vitro approaches and loss-of-function or T1D […]
  • Masterarbeit (m/f/d) Biotechnologie / Chemie beim TUM-MedTech Startup & Professur für Selektive Trenntechnik
    Dymium is an early-stage MedTech startup based in Munich. Our team has developed and patented a new surgical method for the residue-free, minimal-invasive removal of kidney stone fragments using magnetism. This has the potential to save thousands of patients from follow-up surgeries every year. We are looking for a student (m/f/d) to help us with […]
  • Using defects in diamond for the detection of nucleic acids
    Short description: Quantum sensors in diamond are a promising platform for the detection of DNA sequences. Description: Recent experiments have shown that defects in diamond, in particular nitrogen-vacancy (NV) centers, can be used as quantum sensors for detecting nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) signals from tiny volumes down to a single molecule. Our group applies this […]
  • Master Thesis for targeted protein degradation project
    Description: Brenda Schulman laboratory, Molecular Machines and Signaling Department, Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry Background:Protein modification by the small protein ubiquitin regulates nearly all aspects of eukaryotic biology.  A particular type of modification, where proteins are decorated by “chains” of ubiquitin proteins covalently linked to each other, direct proteins for degradation by the proteasome.  Defects […]
  • Master’s Thesis: Catalytic Activation of Dinitrogen with bioinspired Complexes
    Short: The overarching aim of the Mougel group research at ETH Zürich is to provide energy efficient strategies for the (electro)chemical transformation of small molecules such as nitrogen or carbon dioxide to high value-added products. Molecular catalysts allow for a high tunability of reaction active sites. We hereby take our inspiration from Nature, by aiming […]
  • Master Thesis (m/w/d): TUM Campus Straubing for Biotechnology and Sustainability
    At TUM Campus Straubing for Biotechnology and Sustainability, the Chair of Chemistry of Biogenic Resources (Prof. Volker Sieber) deals with the development of chemical and biotechnological processes for the conversion of biomass to base chemicals, biofuels, and fine chemicals. For this work, the focus of research is on protein biochemistry (enzymeengineering), molecular biology (cloning, mutagenesis), […]
  • Master Thesis: Ultrafast Energy Conversion in Biological Photosystems
    Kurzbeschreibung: Do you want use femtosecond laser-spectroscopy to study photosynthetic energy-conversion? Beschreibung: All forms of higher life on earth rely directly or indirectly on photosynthesis – the biological conversion of light into chemical energy. Substantial attention is being paid to these crucial processes, not only in terms of fundamental principles of nature, but also as […]
  • Master’s Thesis: Modification of a testing unit for the gas phase hydrogenation of aldehydes
    For students of chemical engineering or chemistry with focus technical chemistry (Professur für Anorganische Chemie, Prof. Dr. K. Köhler & Max Hiller) Motivation and problem definition: Hydrogenations belong to the most relevant reactions in industrial practice. Structure-activity relationships and mechanistic investigations are important for catalyst optimization. For that reason, an existing and well-working fixed bed […]