Post-doctoral & PhD student positions

3' end formation and alternative splicing) and on gene therapy (in particular relating to Spinal
Muscular Atrophy). Starting date: 1 March 2008 or subject to negotiation.
For recent publications and descriptions of our research, see:

Applicants must hold a doctoral or MSc degree, respectively, and have a strong background in
molecular and cell biology. Candidates with background in animal experimentation, cell
culture, lentiviral vectors and/or RNA processing are strongly preferred. Candidates must be
able to communicate well in English. The PhD student will follow the interfaculty PhD
Programme in Cellular and Biomedical Sciences (

Please send CV and the names of three references to:

Prof. Daniel Schümperli,
University of Bern, Institute of Cell Biology
Baltzerstrasse 4, 3012 Bern Switzerland
Phone: +41 - 31 - 631 46 75
Fax/Secr.: +41 - 31 - 631 46 16
E-mail :