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Applicants should hold a master's degree in mathematics or related areas with a strong background in one of the fields of numerics, optimization, or analysis. Applicants are asked to submit a curriculum vitae, copies of certifications of academic qualifications held, a copy of a degree thesis or of...
International Research Training Group IGDK 1754, Munich, 1 October 2014
Join us at QBM! The newly established Graduate School of Quantitative Biosciences Munich (QBM) is funded by the German Excellence Initiative and seeks to prepare young life scientists for the emerging era of quantitative, systems-oriented bioscience. It provides an innovative, international PhD...
Graduate School of Quantitative Biosciences Munich, Munich, 20 October 2014
Students with an excellent Master's degree in physics, chemistry, biology, mathematics, other natural sciences, or medicine are invited to apply for a three-year scholarship from the Joachim Herz Foundation, in order to pursue a PhD within the PHGS program. In addition to a monthly allowance, the...
PIER Helmholtz Graduate School (PHGS), Hamburg, 1 November 2014
For this position we seek to appoint a highly motivated, service-oriented, pro-active and collaborative person with training in natural science. Previous experience from working in academic/research management is essential. The jobholder will work directly with the managing director to support the...
Max-Planck-Institut für terrestrische Mikrobiologie, Marburg, 29 October 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
Job description: The responsibility of the scientific coordinator is to plan and organize the training program (lectures, workshops and seminars) of the graduate school, organize social events, continually develop the training program, coordinate the IMPRS-Mic application procedure including...
Max Planck Research School for Environmental, Cellular and Molecular Microbiology (IMPRS-Mic), Marburg, 24 October 2014
Successful candidates are expected to establish and maintain an internationally recognized research agenda in the field of Exercise Biology, to develop TUM's scientific profile in this field of study. Furthermore, a strong background in exercise physiology or biochemistry and a well established...
Technische Universität München (TUM), Munich, 20 November 2014
We are looking for an excellent candidate with high potential who should have established an international recognized research agenda in the field of Neuromuscular Diagnostics. The successful applicant with a strong background in Sport and Human Movement Science is expected to perform cutting-edge...
Technische Universität München (TUM), Munich, 20 November 2014
We are looking for a scholar of distinction with a high international reputation in epidemiology based on a high interest in methodology and biostatistics. The successful candidate will have demonstrated an internationally recognized research program as well as outstanding academic records and is...
Technische Universität München (TUM), Munich, 20 November 2014
(full time position salary scale 13 TV-L) with focus on Computer Graphics / Computer Vision. This position is initially temporary for the period of 2.5 years, with the possibility of contract prolongation depending on positive project development. The tenure is determined by the German Research...
University of Siegen, Siegen, 20 November 2014
Candidates with excellent academic, scientific and pe­da­go­gic qualifications are invited to apply for this professorship. The professorship is part of the Institute of Solid State Physics, which possesses a high international reputation in the field of optically active semiconductor micro- and...
University of Bremen, Bremen, 20 November 2014
The Industrial Engineering Department within the Faculty of Manage­ment and Business Sciences invite applicants for the position of a Professor (grade W2) for the area: Marketing and Statistics with focus on Industrial Marketing (business-to-business marketing). We are looking for a professor who...
Aalen University, Aalen, 17 November 2014
at the Institute of Applied Mechanics in the lead up to / prior to the retirement of the current Chair. Candidates for this professorship are expected to have an excellent record in the fields of continuum mechanics and of simulation technologies. Research should focus on multifield and...
University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, 13 November 2014
starting April 01, 2015. The University of Cologne is one of Germany's largest universities and is funded through the German Excellence Initiative. The Institute of Sociology and Social Psychology (ISS) was established in 1919 as the first of its kind in Germany and has developed a strong tradition...
University of Cologne, Cologne, 13 November 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
What will be your tasks? The successful candidate will teach courses in the Civil Engineering and the Urban Planning programmes as well as regular classes in the university's interdisciplinary programmes. The professorship entails 12 hours of teaching per week every semester. Your focus will be the...
HCU HafenCity University Hamburg, Hamburg, 11 November 2014
What will be your tasks? The successful candidate will teach courses in the Civil Engineering and the Urban Planning programmes as well as regular classes in the university's interdisciplinary programmes. The professorship entails 12 hours of teaching per week every semester. Your focus will be the...
HCU HafenCity University Hamburg, Hamburg, 11 November 2014
Employment starting up on 15.01.2015 and is limited to 31.07.2017. Aims of the group Molecular Plant Nutrition: Research in our group is focused on the transport and sensing of nutrients, on genotypic factors determining nutrient efficiency in plants, and stress adaptations of primary metabolism. We...
Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK), Stadt Seeland OT Gatersleben, 10 November 2014
The position is initially limited until 31.12.2017. The working time is 65 %. Pay scale grouping is according to the salary group 13 TV-L. Requirements: excellent graduation from university; major disciplines psychology, medicine, neuroscience, neurobiology or related subjects experience with...
Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg, Magdeburg, 6 November 2014
Wissenschaftliche(r) Mitarbeiter(in) - Postdoc-level Europastudien - mit Schwerpunkt Europäische Governance The contract duration is 24 months with an earliest start date as of January 1, 2015. Remuneration will be in line with E 14 TV Land Berlin. About the Dahrendorf project: Since 2010, the...
Hertie School of Governance, Berlin, 6 November 2014
Wissenschaftliche(r) Mitarbeiter(in) - Postdoc-level EU-Außenbeziehungen - Europäische Außen- und Sicherheitspolitik The contract duration is 24 months with an earliest start date as of January 1, 2015. Remuneration will be in line with E 14 TV Land Berlin. About the Dahrendorf project: Since 2010,...
Hertie School of Governance, Berlin, 6 November 2014
Wissenschaftliche(r) Mitarbeiter(in) für den Bereich Europastudien Schwerpunkt EU-China-Beziehungen The contract duration is 24 months with an earliest start date as of January 1, 2015. Remuneration will be in line with E 13 TV Land Berlin. About the Dahrendorf project: Since 2010, the Hertie School...
Hertie School of Governance, Berlin, 6 November 2014
Wissenschaftliche(r) Mitarbeiter(in) für den Bereich Europastudien Schwerpunkt EU-Außenbeziehungen The contract duration is 24 months with an earliest start date as of January 1, 2015. Remuneration will be in line with E 13 TV Land Berlin. About the Dahrendorf project: Since 2010, the Hertie School...
Hertie School of Governance, Berlin, 6 November 2014
Wissenschaftliche(r) Mitarbeiter(in) für den Bereich Europastudien Schwerpunkt Europäische Governance The contract duration is 24 months with an earliest start date as of January 1, 2015. Remuneration will be in line with E 13 TV Land Berlin. About the Dahrendorf project: Since 2010, the Hertie...
Hertie School of Governance, Berlin, 6 November 2014
Wissenschaftliche(r) Mitarbeiter(in) für den Bereich Europastudien Schwerpunkt EU-Türkei Beziehungen The contract duration is 24 months with an earliest start date as of January 1, 2015. Remuneration will be in line with E 13 TV Land Berlin. About the Dahrendorf project: Since 2010, the Hertie...
Hertie School of Governance, Berlin, 6 November 2014
Tasks The broad theme of research projects is Pathophysiology of Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes. The PhD student will be responsible for the bioinformatics data analysis of complex and integrated data sets, including genomics, tran­scriptomics, and methylomics, in the context of translational research...
German Institute of Human Nutrition (DIfE) Potsdam-Rehbrücke, Potsdam-Rehbrücke, 6 November 2014
The position is available from April 2015 or based on mutual agreement. The University of Cologne is among the leading German research universities and its Business School is consistently ranked among the top schools in research and teaching. The Supply Chain Management area is one of five areas and...
University of Cologne, Cologne, 6 November 2014
W3 Professor »Process Management« The Industrial Engineering Department within the Faculty of Management and Business Sciences invite applications for the position of a Professor (salary grade W3) for the area: Process Management commencing at the earliest opportunity. As part of the expansion plan,...
Aalen University, Aalen, 6 November 2014
Research and Academic Programs at WHU WHU is committed to excellence in management education concerning both learning and knowledge creation. Our commitment to excellence in research is based on three principles: quality, international orientation, and relevance for research and business practice....
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Vallendar, 1 November 2014
The aim of the doctoral program is to create knowledge about how organizations achieve and sustain competitive advantage in rapidly changing environments through the development of critical competences in relationship with other organizations and stakeholders. What can you expect from the PhD...
European University Viadrina (EUV) / German Graduate School of Management and Law (GGS), Frankfurt (Oder), Heilbronn, 31 October 2014
(Salary Scale 13 TV-L /100%) The position is available starting in January 2015 for a duration of up to 2 years. In principle, this position can be divided into two half-time positions. The position is in the Computer Graphics group of Prof. Dr. Oliver Deussen with focus on Computer Graphics and...
University of Konstanz, Konstanz, 31 October 2014
in the field of "Big Data Management" Reference number: IV-405/14 (to be filled as soon as possible for a period of 3 years; an extension of 3 more years is possible after successful evaluation) Responsibilities: Big data is one of the biggest challenges of the present. The derivation of actionable...
Technische Universität Berlin, Berlin, 30 October 2014
The successful candidate is expected to represent the subject in re­search and teaching. He/She will have teaching responsibilities in all teaching programs of the Department of History. The occupant of the post will also be involved in the training of future teachers. Concepts for or knowledge of...
Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt (Main), 30 October 2014
More detailed information on the vacancy can be found on the website of Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences on:
Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences, Magdeburg, 30 October 2014
which will be part of the Center for Macroeconomic Research (CMR). We seek candidates with a focus on macroeconomics and related fields, such as public economics or financial economics, who have a strong research record with publications in leading journals. The University of Cologne is one of...
University of Cologne, Cologne, 28 October 2014
Description: This position, available immediately for an initial period of three years with a subsequent tenure track evaluation, will involve working in the Division of Pediatric Neurooncology (headed by Prof. Dr. Stefan Pfister; www.pediatric-neurooncology.com) as one of five group leaders (and a...
German Cancer Research Center in the Helmholtz Association, Heidelberg, 28 October 2014
in the field of energy management to start at the earliest possible date. The focus of your research will be on »Net Future Nieder­sachsen - Strategies and measures for increasing the acceptance of the expansion of the transmission network in Niedersachsen from communication-scientific, legal and...
Osnabrück University, Osnabrück, 23 October 2014
The scholarships will commence on 1st October 2015; the application deadline is 5th January 2015. The doctoral course "Literary Studies" offers doctoral candidates a structured research programme with intensive individual supervision of the thesis. Doctoral candidates take part in activities...
Friedrich Schlegel Graduate School of Literary Studies, Berlin, 23 October 2014
The planned duration of the position is initially 2 years, with a possible extension according to the maximum employment duration as given by laws regarding scientific fixed-term contracts (Wissensschaftszeitvertragsgesetz). The pay grade classification depends on the personal and collective legal...
University Hospital Essen, Essen, 14 October 2014
Professorship in Strategy The Kühne Logistics University (KLU), named after its founder and donor, Klaus-Michael Kühne, is a private, independent, international and state-recognized business school. With a strong emphasis on logistics and supply chain management research and education, KLU has a...
Kuehne Logistics University, Hamburg, 13 October 2014
affiliated with the Department of Mechanical Engineering and starting on April 1, 2016. Preference for this research and teaching position will be given to candidates with interest and experience in the field of material adapted design and construction of statically and dynamically highly loaded...
Technische Universität Darmstadt, Darmstadt, 9 October 2014
in the core areas of CUI: A: Imaging and Control of Quantum Systems B: Atomically Resolved Structural Dynamics C: Dynamics of Order Formation on the Nanoscale All PhD students are part of the graduate school which offers a rich and comprehensive course programme. PhD applicants should hold a Master...
The Hamburg Centre for Ultrafast Imaging (CUI) - Universität Hamburg, Hamburg, 6 October 2014
The Faculty of Biology and Biotechnology at the Ruhr- Universität Bochum invites applications for the position of a Professor (W3) in Cell Physiology (succession of Prof. Hatt) to start on winter term 2015/2016. The future holder of the post will represent the subject in research and teaching. The...
Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Bochum, 6 October 2014
at the Institute of Animal Husbandry and Breeding to be filled first in summer semester 2015. The successful candidate will teach management and analysis of omics-data in agriculture and life science in the study pro­grammes of the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and will participate in teaching in...
University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart-Hohenheim, 1 October 2014
(Code. No. 354) beginning summer term 2015. The Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Technische Uni­ver­si­tät Darmstadt is looking for a nationally and internationally renowned professor with a strong scientific background for lecturing and research for the Professorship in Waste Water...
Technische Universität Darmstadt, Darmstadt, 25 September 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 an excellent candidate with high potential who should have established an interna­tional recognized...
Technische Universität München (TUM), Munich, 17 September 2014
IPODI Fellows will receive: o A two-year employment contract with salaries equal to those of the Marie Curie Programme for experienced researchers, including social security and health insurance as well as pension coverage (salary scale between E 13 and E 14 TV-L), o A yearly travel allowance, o A...
International Post-Doc Initiative (IPODI), Technische Universität Berlin, Berlin, 15 September 2014