Doctorate: Jobs and Vacancies

JOBS AND CAREER ADVICE DOCTORATE

Are you planning your doctorate in research or higher education? We help researchers from abroad find jobs in Europe focusing on Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Furthermore, we provide you with key information on salaries, funding opportunities as well as instruction to application processes and other relevant career topics.

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If you are looking for a PhD position, a place at the right graduate school is an amazing choice - with secured financial support, a fixed time frame and a course focused around you. academics.com gives you an overview of all the graduate school options.

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These fellowships and scholarships are available from April 1st, 2015, for up to three years (subject to satisfactory progress reviews after 12 and 24 months). BAGSS is a multidisciplinary Graduate School funded by the German Science Foundation (DFG) as part of the German Excellence Initiative. We...
Bamberg Graduate School of Social Sciences (BAGSS), Bamberg, 14 August 2014
The starting date will be November 1, 2014. The positions are limited to two years; they may be extended by a third year. Each of the positions will be integrated into a junior research group. The junior research groups are oriented towards one of the seven focus areas below: 1. Constructions of...
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU), Munich, 18 July 2014
For detailed information on the requirements and activities associated with each of these positions, please consult www.dsm.museum/ueber-uns/stellenangebote.97.de.html In order to reduce the underrepresentation of women in this area, women having the same qualifications as their male co-applicants...
German Maritime Museum, Bremerhaven, 28 August 2014
For detailed information on the requirements and activities associated with each of these positions, please consult www.dsm.museum/ueber-uns/stellenangebote.97.de.html In order to reduce the underrepresentation of women in this area, women having the same qualifications as their male co-applicants...
German Maritime Museum, Bremerhaven, 28 August 2014
in all areas of its research and teaching portfolio. The initial appointment to Assistant Professor (W2 position) will be for 6 years on leave. During this period, the candidate is expected to do top level research at the chosen Max Planck Institute and to establish fruitful collaborations with...
Max-Planck-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Wissen­schaften e.V. / Technische Universität München, various locations, 28 August 2014
The Vienna University of Economics and Business is the largest and one of the most prestigious economics universities in Europe, having an attractive new campus [1] and located in a city with high quality of living [2]. The Institute of Information Systems and New Media consists of an...
Vienna University of Economics and Business, Vienna (Austria), 15 August 2014
The ZIBI Graduate School Berlin is an international doctoral program for research in infection biology and immunology. We are the roof organization of the International Max Planck Research School for Infectious Diseases and Immunology (IMPRS-IDI), the SFB650 Research Training Group «Suppression of...
ZIBI Graduate School / Max-Planck-Institut für Infektionsbiologie, Berlin, 15 August 2014
The position is available in the department Gastrointestinal Microbiology as soon as possible. Tasks: Characterization of the role of commensal gut bacteria in inflammatory bowel diseases Identification of intestinal bacteria that influence the development of macrophages in vitro and in vivo (in...
German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam-Rehbruecke, Nuthetal, 14 August 2014
Ihre Hauptaufgaben bestehen in der Entwicklung, Akquise und Leitung angewandter For­schungs­projekte mit Schwerpunkt im Bereich eTourism (Buchungsverhalten, Bewertungspor­tale, soziale Medien) oder im Bereich Nachhaltigkeit (Sozial-ökologische Netzwerke, Gover­nance, Resilienz). Hinzu kommt die...
Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft (HTW) - Chur, Chur (Switzerland), 4 August 2014
The successful candidate will join an enthusiastic and collaborative bioinformatics team in an excellent scientific environment. The Dieterich Lab is unifying research and service tasks with an emphasis on questions in post-transcriptional gene regulation and ageing. Especially, novel technologies...
Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, Cologne, 2 August 2014
The Free University of Bozen/Bolzano was founded in 1997 as a multilingual, internationally oriented institution. It is a non-state funded university, granted the authority to award university degrees by the Italian state. The university promotes the free exchange of ideas and scientific knowledge,...
Freie Universität Bozen - Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Bolzano (Italy), 31 July 2014
A public competition for the allocation of PhD-posi­tions in Computer Science is announced, for 8 positions, of which 6 will be covered by grants. This PhD Research Programme lasts three years, plus the maximum of one additional year that can be used to finish writing the thesis. Over the three...
Free University of Bozen/Bolzano, Bolzano (Italy), 31 July 2014
A public competition for the allocation of PhD-posi­tions in Mountain Environment and Agriculture is announced, for 11 positions, of which 7 positions will be covered by grants, 1 position is reserved for research assistant ("assegnisti di ricerca") and 1 place is reserved for students of foreign...
Free University of Bozen/Bolzano, Bolzano (Italy), 31 July 2014
A public competition for the allocation of PhD-posi­tions in Sustainable Energy and Technologies is announced, for 9 position, of which 8 will be covered by grants. This PhD Research Programme lasts three years during which the PhD students will actively attend the teaching and scientific...
Free University of Bozen/Bolzano, Bolzano (Italy), 31 July 2014
The three-year, full-time PhD program, entirely conducted in English is located in Bolzano. The Ph.D. is of cumulative nature, i.e. a collection of papers with an overriding introduction and conclusion. The first year is mainly dedicated to course work (see course program). All course work at the...
Free University of Bozen/Bolzano, Bolzano (Italy), 31 July 2014
The Institute for Employment Research (IAB) and the School of Business and Economics of the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg have set up a joint doctoral programme in labour market research. The course programme promotes theoretical and empirical methods at an advanced level. Additionally,...
Institute for Employment Research (IAB), Erlangen-Nuremberg, 28 July 2014
Payment follows TVöD (Salary Class 75% E13) The positions are to be filled as soon as possible, limited to three years with the possibility of extension. The advertised positions are embedded into the joint research project MaxSynbio sponsored by the Max-Planck-Society and by the German Ministry for...
Max Planck Institute for Dynamics of Complex Technical Systems, Magdeburg, 21 July 2014
The PhD program is open to applicants holding a Master's degree (with written thesis) or a German 'Diplom' in physics, geophysical sciences (incl. meteorology and oceanography), chemistry, ecology, mathematics, computer science, engineering, or economics. To apply, please register online and...
International Max Planck Research School on Earth System Modelling, Hamburg, 17 July 2014
The Graduate School "Human Development in Landscapes" at Kiel University, Germany (www.uni-kiel.de/landscapes) offers a unique research environment positioned at the interface of the Humanities, Natural, and Social Sciences. Research at the Graduate School addresses interactions between physical and...
Kiel University, Kiel, 17 July 2014
DTU Fotonik at the Technical University of Denmark and ADVA Optical Networking in Germany have an open industrial PhD position in the project Advanced Integration of SDN and SDO for Future-Proof Networks ABACUS. The ABACUS project aims at integrating Software Defined Networking (SDN) and Software...
Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Lyngby, 7 May 2014