Open Positions

We are currently looking for 1 Postdoc (E13) and 1 PhD student (E13 65%) supporting our team analyzing the immune response against Yersinia and the establishment of persistent infections by Yersinia (starting spring-summer 2023).

We are looking for motivated students with a background in microbiology, infection biology, immunology or molecular biology to work in an interdisciplinary, international team on the infection biology of enteric bacteria and the triggered host response (for details see Research and Publications).

If you are interested in our research work and want to work in our team as Bachelor, Master, PhD or MD student or Postdoc, please contact:

petra.dersch at

Interaction of Yersinia with host immune cell (M. Rohde, HZI).