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Eligibility Starting in November 2015, each research fellowship will be awarded for 18 months. The call is open to experienced researchers of all disciplines and all nationalities who: hold a doctoral degree (the dissertation must be submitted) completed their doctoral degree no longer than 6...
Dahlem Research School at Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, 15 January 2015
These scholarships are available from October 1st, 2015, initially for two years (subject to a satisfactory progress review after 12 months). An extension to a third year is subject to the availability of funds and a satisfactory review. BAGSS is a multidisciplinary Graduate School funded by the...
Bamberg Graduate School of Social Sciences (BAGSS), Bamberg, 23 December 2014
available, which are funded by the Excellence Initiative as well as Justus Liebig University Giessen. The PhD scholarship period starts on October 1, 2015 and includes a monthly stipend of approximately EUR1,468 (plus family allowances when applicable). Scholarships are offered for one year with the...
International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture (GCSC), Gießen, 6 November 2014
What we are looking for Applications are welcome from early career scientists with an outstanding track record in the field of: Epigenetics and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Boehringer Ingelheim is interested in identifying new therapeutic concepts for the treatment of COPD patients....
BioMed X Innovation Center, Heidelberg, 20 January 2015
What we are looking for Applications are welcome from early career scientists with an outstanding track record in the field of: Epigenetics and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Boehringer Ingelheim is interested in identifying new therapeutic concepts for the treatment of COPD patients....
BioMed X Innovation Center, Heidelberg, 20 January 2015
Under the supervision of the coordinator of the transdisciplinary research project "Begleitforschung Bodenrehabilitierung" and in close cooperation with project partners, the successful applicants will be responsible for contributing to the success of the overall project as outlined above, in...
Institute Advanced Sustainability Studies e.V. (IASS), Potsdam, 26 January 2015
(Salary and benefits are according to public service regulations in Germany, EG 13 TV-L, salary domain Ost, 100% of the regular working time. Employment will be initially for two years.) The successful candidate will participate in the project interact with with partners and collaborators ...
Leibniz-Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops (IGZ), Großbeeren, 26 January 2015
(Salary and benefits are according to public service regulations in Germany, EG 14 TV-L, salary domain Ost, 100% of the regular working time. Employment will be initially for two years.) The successful candidate will lead the project and its team interact with partners and collaborators make...
Leibniz-Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops (IGZ), Großbeeren, 26 January 2015
Ihre Aufgabenschwerpunkte Der Schwerpunkt Ihrer Aufgabenstellung wird es sein, die Mitarbeiter und Mitarbeiterinnen in den Forschungsschwerpunkten und Instituten der Technischen Hochschule Deggendorf zu Fördermaßnahmen der Euro­pä­ischen Kommission zu informieren und zu beraten, insbesondere...
Technische Hochschule Deggendorf (THD), Deggendorf, 22 January 2015
Fields of teaching and research: Business Technology Information Systems Strategic IT Management Complexity Management in Business Organizations The appointed professor will be responsible for teaching in these fields in English speaking undergraduate and graduate programs. The appointed...
Reutlingen University, Reutlingen, 22 January 2015
Full time. Temporary. Application closing date: April 22, 2015 In accordance with its strategy to support junior scholars and the development of individual research profiles of extraordinarily well qualified junior scholars from Germany and abroad, the University of Kassel offers this target group...
University of Kassel, Kassel, 22 January 2015
The position for one PhD student or PostDoc is immediately available in the research group of molecular mechanism of plant adaptation led by Dr Roosa Laitinen. Dr Roosa Laitinen and her group utilize both global and local accessions of Arabidopsis thaliana in order to investigate the role of...
Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology, Potsdam, 21 January 2015
The MDC participates in the EU funded project »Biomarker Development for Postope­rative Cognitive Impairment in the Elderly (BioCog)« (www.BioCog.eu). The aim of this project is the identification of biomarkers for risk estimation of cognitive impairment in elderly patients after surgery. As part of...
Max Delbrück Center For Molecular Medicine (MDC) Berlin-Buch, Berlin, 20 January 2015
The MDC is a member of the German Center for Cardiovascular Research (Deutsches Zentrum für Herz-Kreislauf-Forschung, DZHK). One of the aims of DZHK research at the MDC is to investigate the associations among diet, physical activity, metabolic factors, and cardiovascular events in high risk...
Max Delbrück Center For Molecular Medicine (MDC) Berlin-Buch, Berlin, 20 January 2015
You are expected to support and strengthen our research activities in the area of security and privacy in Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) and vehicular networking. In addition, you may contribute to topics like high-speed networking and physical-layer security. You will work in ongoing projects,...
Ulm University, Ulm, 20 January 2015
Initially pay-scale grade W2, to be appointed as soon as possible. The professor will be part of the UNIKA-T (Research center for public health at the Klinikum Augsburg). UNIKA-T is a joint research initiative of Augsburg Medical Center, the Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich (LMU Munich), the...
UNIKA-T (Research center for public health at the Klinikum Augsburg), Augsburg, 19 January 2015
Your qualifications: PhD in psychology Expertise in empirical aesthetics, specifically regarding language Expertise in designing and conducting experiments, as well as acquiring and analysing behavioral and electrophysiological data Very good command of stimulus presentation software ...
Max-Planck-Institute for Empirical Aesthetics, Frankfurt (Main), 15 January 2015
Referenzcode: 103009 zu besetzen. Mit der Position ist die Leitung des Instituts für Geschichte, Theorie und Ethik der Medizin verbunden. Eine wichtige Aufgabenstellung in der Forschung ist neben eigenen exzellenten medizin­his­torischen und ethischen Forschungsprojekten insbesondere die Gestaltung...
Universitätsklinikum Ulm, Ulm, 15 January 2015
to be appointed as soon as possible. The position holder should be a scholar of distinction with excellent publications in the field of political science as well as a special focus in her/his research and teaching on sustainable development within different policy fields. Expertise in national and...
Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg, Magdeburg, 15 January 2015
The successful candidate will be in charge of our BA program in International Management. This includes not only teaching obligations in English as well as German language. It also includes to administer and to coordinate our student exchange and guest lecturer programs. We seek a researcher whose...
Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg, Magdeburg, 15 January 2015
to be appointed as soon as possible. The salary will consist of a base salary according to the Bayerische Besoldungsgesetz (Bavarian Remuneration Act, pay-scale grade W3); candidates might be eligible for additional premiums. We are looking for a scholar of distinction with a high international...
Technische Universität München (TUM), Garching, 15 January 2015
zu besetzen. Erwartet werden grundlagentheoretische Forschungen zu Lern- und Bildungsprozessen in modernen Gesellschaften mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der pädagogischen und bildungstheoretischen Implikationen des technisch-medialen Wandels. Zu den Ar­beits­schwer­punk­ten gehören die...
Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg, Magdeburg, 15 January 2015
The person will join the newly established research group Social Determinants of Health and Life Expectancy, which is headed by Professor Pekka Martikainen and Director of the MPIDR Mikko Myrskylä. The MPIDR is a leading institute in demographic research which hosts a wide range of laboratories that...
Max-Planck-Institut für demografische Forschung (MPIDR), Rostock, 13 January 2015
The influence of health behaviors on healthy and unhealthy life years. For more information, see the Population Health website www.demogr.mpg.de/go/PopHealth and www.demogr.mpg.de/go/apply-health. Social determinants of health and mortality in high-income populations. For more information, see the...
Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR), Rostock, 13 January 2015
The Position The suitable candidate will be responsible for the following: proactive search of sources of funding for our research activities support to the scientists in the search of calls for proposals for accessing European Community and national funding schemes cooperation with the...
European XFEL, Hamburg, 12 January 2015
The teaching responsibilities cover courses in the Bachelor, Master, or doctoral programs. A research focus in European and Multi-level Politics is expected. Candidates should have an excellent international research record, including international visible publications, successful initiatives for...
University of Cologne, Cologne, 8 January 2015
with self-designed projects in the natural sciences and engi­neering as well as in the humanities and social sciences. In principle, the positions could be established in any research area and shall enable the fellows to conduct an independent research project. Nevertheless, the integration in an...
University of Bremen, Bremen, 8 January 2015
is to be filled as soon as possible. The chair is a part of the Cluster of Excellence 'Center for Advancing Electronics Dresden' (cfaed). We are looking for a personality capable to represent the specified area with high dedication in research as well as in education. A challenging, future-oriented...
Technische Universität Dresden, Dresden, 6 January 2015
with options for appointment (as soon as possible) in the following field orientations: Political theory and innovation research Comparative studies in policy analysis with emphasis on technology, energy, and environmental policy Empirical methodology and big data analysis Research on political...
Technische Universität München (TUM), München, 1 January 2015
in the fields of experimental and theoretical Atomic and Molecular Physics, Physical Chemistry and Quantum Optics. The PhD programme in collaboration with the University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, offers dual supervision by supervisors from both research sites, an extended stay at UBC, an...
Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Freiburg, 31 December 2014
commencing as soon as possible. The holder of this position will be responsible for the issue of interventional biological psychiatry in science, teaching and inpatient care. Prerequisites for application are a university degree in medicine, certification of board membership in psychi­atry and...
Albert-Ludwigs-University of Freiburg, Freiburg, 30 December 2014
Tasks: Responsibilities include general support of the director in leading the Rhineland Study and population research. This includes but is not limited to human resource management, meeting preparation and follow-up, conceptual work (analyses/evaluations), preparation of talks as well as...
German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE), Bonn, 23 December 2014
- Kennziffer 1282/2014/12 - Ihre Aufgaben: Der administrative Koordinator ist verantwortlich für die logistische Koordination der Rheinland Studie. Dies beinhaltet das Monitoring der gesamten infrastrukturellen Abläufe in den Untersuchungszentren, Budgetplanung und Controlling,...
Deutsches Zentrum für Neurodegenerative Erkrankungen e.V. (DZNE), Bonn, 23 December 2014
are encouraged to submit their complete application documents. We expect An excellent PhD degree in one of the relevant disciplines of the LRC Extensive expertise in one of the fields in life sciences or engineering Outstanding communication skills in German and English Experience in...
Leibniz Research Cluster (LRC) Bio/Synthetic multifunctional microproduction units, Dortmund, Dresden, Halle (Saale), Jena, Saarbrücken, 23 December 2014
The Ruhr-Universität Bochum - Faculty of Protestant Theology invites applications for the position of a W3-Professor of Systematic Theology / Ecumenics and Dogmatics to start on 01.04.2016. The future holder of the post will represent the subject in research and teaching. This professorship includes...
Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Bochum, 23 December 2014
The Faculty of Management, Economics, and Social Sciences at the University of Cologne, Germany, invites applications for a faculty position at the Assistant Professor level (Assistant Professor of Corporate Development and Compliance Management, W1, non-tenure track, supported by the Dr. Jürgen...
University of Cologne, Cologne, 23 December 2014
Postdoctoral position in Protein Design available at the chair of bioinformatics, university of Würzburg available from 1st of April 2015 onwards, initially for two years (fulfilment of state laws required; salary scale: TVL). Depending on performance the position can be extended for another year...
Universität Würzburg, Würzburg, 22 December 2014
Referenzcode: 102943 zu besetzen. Mit der Position ist die Leitung der Klinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie II verbunden. Der/die zukünftige Stelleninhaber/in vertritt das Fach Psychiatrie in Forschung und Lehre. Die Lehraufgaben umfassen den Unterricht in den Querschnittsfächern und im Fach...
Universität Ulm, Ulm und Günzburg, 18 December 2014
A postdoctoral position is available in the group of Carmen Birchmeier at the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine in Berlin to dissect the function of trans­cription factors during neuronal differentiation. The work will focus on mapping of transcription factor sites and study of the...
Max Delbrück Center For Molecular Medicine (MDC), Berlin, 18 December 2014
Reference-code 102941 at the Institue of Pathology (Head: Prof. Dr. Peter Möller). Applicants are expected to have a high international reputation in the field of General and Molecular Pathology with focus on oncology and are qualified to teach General Pathology, Surgical Pathology, and Molecular...
Ulm University, Ulm, 17 December 2014
Mit umfangreichen Digitalisierungsprojekten zum Aufbau digitaler Quelle­ncorpora und rechtshistorischer Bildsammlungen sowie mit der Arbeit an digitalen Quelleneditionen nehmen die Digital Humanities bereits jetzt einen wichtigen Platz in der Arbeit des Instituts ein. Diese Aktivitäten möchten wir...
Max-Planck-Institut für europäische Rechtsgeschichte, Frankfurt am Main, 17 December 2014
Am Forschungsschwerpunkt »Rechtsräume« ist das Projekt »Die deutschen Königspfalzen. Repertorium der Pfalzen und übrigen Aufenthaltsorte der Könige im deutschen Reich des Mittelalters« unter der Leitung von Prof. Dr. Caspar Ehlers angesiedelt. In den kommenden Jahren werden die Arbeiten in einzelnen...
Max-Planck-Institut für europäische Rechtsgeschichte, Frankfurt (Main), 17 December 2014
Ihre Aufgaben Vorbereitung, Koordination und Evaluation von Forschungsprojekten Verantwortliche Mitarbeit bei der Organisation und Betreuung von Forschungsprojekten Planung/Organisation von Workshops, Seminaren, wissenschaftlichen Veranstaltungen Presse- und Öffentlichkeitsarbeit ...
Max-Planck-Institut für europäische Rechtsgeschichte, Frankfurt am Main, 17 December 2014
(englische Publikationen) Ihre Aufgabe Ihre Tätigkeit beinhaltet überwiegend von deutschen und anderen nicht-englischsprachigen Wissenschaftler/innen in englischer Sprache verfasste rechtswissenschaftliche Texte zu redigieren; auch sind deutsche Fachtexte ins Englische zu übersetzen. Sie...
Max-Planck-Institut für europäische Rechtsgeschichte, Frankfurt am Main, 17 December 2014
Outstanding (top 10%) students with a university degree (bachelor or master) in economics or related fields are encouraged to apply for admission. All BGSE activities are conducted in English. Grants are available. All students are provided with adequate office space. Our student body benefits from...
Bonn Graduate School of Economics (BGSE), Bonn, 17 December 2014
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Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences, Magdeburg, 17 December 2014
We are seeking qualified applicants for teaching and research in the area of Immersive Visualization. The starting date is winter semester 2015/16. Through this professorship, the University also strives to strengthen the service activities in this field. The prospective holder of the professorship...
Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen (RWTH), Aachen, 17 December 2014
Opening its doors in 1737 Göttingen quickly established itself as one of Europe's leading Enlightenment universities. Named after one of the most important and versatile representatives of the Göttingen Enlightenment, the Lichtenberg-Kolleg is an interdisciplinary research institute with a strong...
University of Göttingen, Göttingen, 12 December 2014
Reference-code 102929 The professorship is associated with the position of Head of the Section of Experimental Medical Physics within the Department of Nuclear Medicine (Chair: Professor Ambros J. Beer). Applicants are expected to have a high international reputation in the field of medical...
Ulm University, Ulm, 12 December 2014
to be appointed as soon as possible. The salary will be composed of a base salary according to the Bayeri­sche Besoldungsgesetz (Bavarian Remuneration Act, pay-scale grade W3). We are looking for a scholar of distinction with a high international reputation in Turbomachinery and Flight Propulsion....
Technische Universität München (TUM), Munich, 11 December 2014
The graduate school features a unique curriculum of core courses, research methods, electives, and summer school sessions. Doctoral researchers take part in the intellectual life of the Institute and the University and can spend time at partner institutions abroad. Candidates with a master's degree...
International Max Planck Research School on the Social and Political Constitution of the Economy (IMPRS-SPCE), Cologne, 4 December 2014
If you intend to submit a proposal to the current call of the European Research Council and would be interested in joining LMU's research community, please contact the appropriate faculty member in your field of research as soon as possible.
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU), Munich, 4 December 2014
Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology We are seeking qualified applicants for teaching and research in the area of integrated digital systems and circuit design. The starting date is October 1, 2016. Internationally recognized expertise in one or several of the following...
RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, 4 December 2014
The programme period for new members begins on October 1st, 2015. The IPP offers a clearly structured and research-oriented doctoral programme of high academic standard. Its curriculum is tailored to suit the needs of national and international postgraduate students and facilitates the completion of...
Justus Liebig University Giessen, Giessen, 4 December 2014
In the name of culture? Following the end of natural law and the challenge of the alleged purely procedural rationality of law shaped neither by social nor by cultural influences, the question arises in numerous legal orders whether we need to think of "culture" as a new source of law and validity....
Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities "Law as Culture", Bonn, 1 December 2014
2 Postdoctoral Positions We seek candidates pursuing English-language publication projects based either on their dissertations or new research. Postdoctoral positions are paid in line with TVL E13 and may be taken up for a period between 6 and 24 months. The com­petition is open to candidates who...
Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences (BIGSSS), Bremen, 13 November 2014
BIGSSS offers up to two stipends of EUR 800/month for particularly talented BA or BSc graduates. After fulfilling some course requirements and having their proposals accep­ted within the first year, candidates can switch into the regular three year program. More information as well as lists of...
Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences (BIGSSS), Bremen, 13 November 2014
BIGSSS seeks candidates with strong academic abilities and a Master's degree (or equivalent) in political science, sociology, or psychology. Applicants with a degree in related social science disciplines are also welcome. We offer Ph.D. stipends of EUR 1300/month for 36 months, contingent on...
Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences (BIGSSS), Bremen, 13 November 2014