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on a fixed-term contract for 36 month, full time, at our facilities in Einbeck, Germany. Responsibilities: Concept development for local weather data management integrating global weather data for R&D purposes Implementation of this concept, including organizational changes and systems ...
KWS Services Deutschland GmbH, Einbeck, 5 February 2015
The Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology in Marburg, Germany is looking for a senior researcher (postdoc level) to lead the Mass Spectrometry unit in the "Biochemistry & Synthetic Biology of Microbial Metabolism Group" of Dr. Tobias Erb. The main focus of the position is devoted to a...
Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology, Marburg, 4 February 2015
What we are looking for Applications are welcome from early career scientists with an outstanding track record in the field of: Nanomaterial-Based Biosensors for Near-Patient Testing The task is to combine state-of-the-art nanomaterials research (e.g. graphene) with biomedical know-how to develop...
BioMed X Innovation Center, Heidelberg, 18 February 2015
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
What we are looking for Applications are welcome from early career scientists with an outstanding track record in the field of: Nanomaterial-Based Biosensors for Near-Patient Testing The task is to combine state-of-the-art nanomaterials research (e.g. graphene) with biomedical know-how to develop a...
BioMed X Innovation Center, Heidelberg, 18 February 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
for the period of two years starting 1 November 2015. The positions are designed to provide intensive training and mentoring for research leadership and faculty service. The salary for the fellowships is E13 TV-L (100 %). JOB PROFILE AND EXPECTATIONS The fellows will be expected to accomplish the...
Bayreuth International Graduate School of African Studies - BIGSAS, Bayreuth, 10 February 2015
The Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum invites applications for the position of a W3-Professorship for Integrated Systems. The future occupant of the position Integrated Systems is to perform research in this area and shall represent this area...
Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Bochum, 5 March 2015
The professorship includes research and teaching in relevant fields of polymer technology, with particular emphasis on bio-based plastics and their processing methods. The professorship is connected to the management of the Applications Center in Schwarzheide, a working group of the Fraunhofer...
Brandenburg Technical University (BTU) Cottbus-Senftenberg, Senftenberg, 5 March 2015
at the Institute of Microbiology and Hygiene. The position is available immediately and will carry responsibility in both research and teaching. It is the intention of the faculty with this position to strengthen the scientific focus of the institute in the areas of pathogen-host interaction,...
University of Frei­burg, Freiburg, 5 March 2015
The position is available in the department of Epidemiology as soon as possible. Tasks A PhD training in Epidemiology and work within the framework of the German Research Foundation funded Project "Combined Impact of Lifestyle, Dietary and Metabolic Factors on Colorectal Cancer Incidence and...
German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam-Rehbruecke, Nuthetal, 5 March 2015
Tasks The overall topic of the research projects include the interaction of nutrients on mitochondrial function, innate immune system and central insulin and leptin signaling as well as its effect on metabolism and behavior. The projects will cover the following tasks: Molecular characterization...
German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam-Rehbruecke, Nuthetal, 5 March 2015
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, 5 March 2015
(fulltime positions, salary scale 13 TV-L) Positions in the Research Training Group are initially limited in time for a period of 36 months with potential for contract prolongation depending on a positive project development. The tenure is based on the Act on Temporary Employment in Higher...
University of Siegen, Siegen, 4 March 2015
(fulltime position, salary scale 13 TV-L) Positions in the Research Training Group are initially limited in time for a period of 36 months with potential for contract prolongation depending on a positive project development. The tenure is based on the Act on Temporary Employment in Higher...
University of Siegen, Siegen, 4 March 2015
The positions are within the KIT/IMK-IFU's division "Ecosystem-Atmosphere Interactions" and contribute to the DFG-funded project "Climate feedbacks and benefits of semi-arid forests (CliFF)". In this project, micrometeorological and eco-physiological research will be combined to investigate the role...
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, 4 March 2015
Part-time position with half the working hours of a full-time employee; this is a fixed-term position of 3 years with the possibility of extending the contract for a further 2 years (position for academic qualification corresponding to § 65 HHG i. V. m. § 2 Abs. 1 Satz 1 WissZeitVG; opportunity for...
University of Kassel, Kassel, 3 March 2015
our profile demonstrates a good fit with the following characteristics: You combine profound knowledge in the areas of finance, innovation and either organization or "managerial accounting" ideally with a demonstrated focus on civil society. You approach these topics from a critical and...
Karlshochschule International University, Karlsruhe, 27 February 2015
The Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research (ZALF) in Müncheberg is a member of the Leibniz Association, and one of the largest non-university research institutions in the Federal State of Brandenburg. Interdisciplinary research conducted at ZALF focuses on issues concerning the...
Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research (ZALF), Münche­berg, 27 February 2015
socialisation processes The position is preferably to be filled from April 1st 2016 or otherwise by negotiation. Prospective candidates need to demonstrate experience in theoretical and empirical analysis in the field of Educational Research covering areas of sociocultural change processes...
Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Halle (Saale), 26 February 2015
The position is preferably to be filled from April 1st 2016 or otherwise by negotiation. Post holders need to demonstrate that they are capable to teach and research in areas of Adult Education / Professional Development in both BA and MA Educational Science Programs, including Teaching Preparation...
Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Halle (Saale), 26 February 2015
for the studies in Medieval Cultures to start as soon as possible. The fellowships are limited until December 31st, 2018. The CRC Discourses of Weakness and Resource Regimes supports the comparative research in cultural modes of stabilisation and transfor­ma­tion. The Research Center is based on the...
Goethe-University, Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurt am Main, 26 February 2015
The "Alfried Krupp Senior Fellowships" will be awarded to outstanding senior scientists and scholars who are qualified by their achievements in research as well as in teaching. The "Alfried Krupp Junior Fellowships" will be awarded to highly promising younger post-doctoral scholars. Through the...
Alfried Krupp Wissenschaftskolleg Greifswald, Greifswald, 26 February 2015
Um ein Alfried Krupp Senior-Fellowship können sich durch her­aus­ragende Leistungen in Forschung und Lehre ausgewiesene Wissenschaftler/-innen bewerben. Die Alfried Krupp Junior-Fellowships werden an beson­ders quali­fizierte promovierte Nachwuchswissen­schaftler/-innen vergeben. Das Alfried Krupp...
Alfried Krupp Wissenschaftskolleg Greifswald, Greifswald, 26 February 2015
The applicant should be an internationally recognized expert in developing and implementing numerical methods for differential equations and their applications in engineering, life sciences, or applied sciences. Priority will be given to applicants with a strong background in modern analysis. A...
Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg, Magdeburg, 26 February 2015
as of October 1st, 2016. The holder of the position represents Applied Computer Science in research and lecture and holds an appropriate scientific qualification. Outstanding research achievements and project experience are required. The holder of the position possesses scientific knowledge in one...
Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg, Magdeburg, 26 February 2015
as of the earliest possible date for a period of up to six years (3+3 rule) without tenure track. The position is open at the Department of Simulation and Graphics. The holder of the position shall focus on the analysis of Virtual Environments. He/She should be a designated expert in at least one...
Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg, Magdeburg, 26 February 2015
(Postgraduate or Postdoc) The major task of the positions will be the microeconomic analysis of environmental and energy policy issues, applying statistical and econometric methods. The incumbents will conduct and manage scientific research projects and challenging economic policy advising...
Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW) Mannheim, Mannheim, 25 February 2015
The Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences at the University of Potsdam calls for applications for its DFG Research Training Group on "Wicked Problems, Contested Administrations: Knowledge, Coordination, Strategy" (WIPCAD). Wicked problems create conditions of high complexity, uncertainty, and...
University of Potsdam, Potsdam, 25 February 2015
The Ruhr-Universität Bochum - faculty of Physics and Astronomy invites applications for the position of a Professor (W2) in Physics Didactics to start on April 1, 2016. The future holder of the post will represent the subject in research and teaching. The existing "Alfried-Krupp-Schülerlabor" offers...
Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB), Bochum, 24 February 2015
The Ruhr-Universität Bochum - faculty of Physics and Astronomy invites applications for the position of a Professor (W2) in Experimental Physics in the field of hadrons and nuclei to start as soon as possible. The future holder of the post will represent the subject in research and teaching. The...
Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB), Bochum, 24 February 2015
Research projects on several topics in Natural, Life and Computational Sciences www.jsmc.uni-jena.de/phd-program/fellowship-application/vacant-projects/ We expect: a Master's degree (or equivalent) in Natural or Life Sciences (e.g., Biology, Chemistry, Bioinformatics, Geosciences, Biomedical...
Jena School for Microbial Communication (JSMC) / International Leibniz Research School (ILRS Jena), Jena, 23 February 2015
at GESIS in Mannheim is to be filled as soon as possible, initially for a term of four years. The successful candidate will be appointed simultaneously to a professorship of Evidence-Based Survey Methodology (W3) at the School of Social Sciences of the University of Mannheim. The parties will come...
GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences / University of Mannheim, Mannheim, 20 February 2015
Four new Postdoctoral positions will soon be advertised on Leverage Points for Sustainability Transformation: Institutions, People and Knowledge pink square The deadline for all four positions is 10th March, 2015. Title Block PD1: RESTRUCTURE: Institutional dynamics in sustainability...
Leuphana University, Lüneburg, 20 February 2015
initially pay-scale grade W2, to be appointed as soon as possible. The salary will consist of a base salary according to Bayerische Besoldungsgesetz (Bavarian Remuneration Act, initial pay-scale grade W2); candidates might be eligible for additional premiums. We are looking for an excellent junior...
TUM School of Management, München, 19 February 2015
Initially pay-scale grade W2, to be appointed as soon as possible. For each position we are looking for an excellent junior scientist with a high potential for developing an internationally recognized research agenda in the respective field of Economics. The successful candidate is expected to...
TUM School of Management, Munich, 19 February 2015
and Head of the Institute of Navigation (at the earliest possible date). Successful applicants represent the following areas in teaching and research: navigation, positioning, parameter estimation and signal processing. Their research portfolio covers satellite-based navigation and positioning...
University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, 19 February 2015
The core responsibilities of the professorship are research and teaching in the field of African History while complementing and expanding the existing thematic and regional foci of the Institute of African Studies. The institute - with its interdisciplinary orientation - belongs to the Faculty of...
University of Leipzig, Leipzig, 19 February 2015
Faculty of Georesources and Materials Technology We are seeking qualified applicants for teaching and research in the area of materials and structural integrity. The starting date is as soon as possible. Recognized expertise in the following areas is particularly welcome: Development of damage...
RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, 19 February 2015
Duties include the adequate representation of the discipline in research as well as academic and continuing education at the university. The successful candidate is expected to further develop the newly established health sciences Bachelor and Master study programmes at disciplinary and...
Brandenburg University of Technology (BTU), Senftenberg, 19 February 2015
commencing in April 2016. The salary will consist of a base salary according to 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 reputation in...
Technische Universität München (TUM), Garching, 19 February 2015
The junior professorship is appointed by the interdisciplinary Research Center for Individual Development and Adaptive Education of children at Risk (IDeA), subject to a close collaboration of DIPF and the Goethe University. Organisationally the professorship will belong to the Depar­tment of...
Goethe University Frankfurt/Main - German Institute for International Educational Research (DIPF), Frankfurt am Main, 19 February 2015
The impact of uncertain forecasts of wind speed and direction on the power variation of large offshore wind farms will be investigated. Even relatively small variations in the wind direction may lead to strong power fluctuations at downstream turbines if these are operating in multiple wake...
ForWind - Center for Wind Energy Research, Institute of Physics of the Carl von Ossietzky - University of Oldenburg, Oldenburg, 13 February 2015
The successful applicant will be required to cover the area named above in research and teaching. Appointment requirements are governed by Article 100 of the Berlin Higher Edu­cation Act (Berliner Hochschulgesetz). The successful applicant will have a track record of research in Art History and...
Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, 12 February 2015
To the next possible starting date and to strengthen our team in the course of studies "Mechanical Engineering" at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, we are looking for a Professor (salary group W3) for the area: Autonomous Systems/ Measurement Technology It is expected of...
Aalen University, Aalen, 12 February 2015
within the Institute of Mathematics. We are seeking a candidate internatio­nally widely recognized for excellent research in an active field of discrete mathematics, such as coding theory, discrete methods in algebra and geo­me­try, optimization or tropical geo­me­try. The successful applicant is...
Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University Frankfurt, Frankfurt, 12 February 2015
located at the WHU Campus Vallendar, starting in May 2015 or later. The position will remain open until it is filled. 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...
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Vallendar, 10 February 2015
In the field of International Tourism Management/Health Care Management We are looking for an established academic, specialising in applied tourism management with a focus on health care management in research and instruction. The applicant should have a degree in Business and Economics or a medical...
Deggendorf Institute of Technology, Pfarrkirchen, 5 February 2015
In the field of International Tourism Management We are looking for an established academic, specializing in applied international tourism management in research and instruction. The applicant should have a degree in Business & Economics with a focus on international tourism management. The...
Deggendorf Institute of Technology, Deggendorf/Metten, Pfarrkirchen, 5 February 2015
In the field of Health Industry Information Science We are looking for an established academic, specializing in the research and instruction of health industry information science. The applicant should have practical experience and several years of international experience teaching and creating...
Deggendorf Institute of Technology, Pfarrkirchen, 5 February 2015
The MPI for Informatics (http://www.mpi-inf.mpg.de/) is in the process of identifying candidates for a new Director, a position comparable to an endo­wed chair at a leading university. The institute has five departments, each headed by a Director, and a total of approximately 200 scientists...
Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Saarbrücken, 5 February 2015
available as of 1 April 2015 (or a later date upon mutual agreement ). This definite term position is available for 2 years with the possibility of an extension. In principle, this position can be divided into two half-time positions. The position and its tasks: The Chair for Software and Systems...
University of Konstanz, Konstanz, 5 February 2015
More detailed information on vacant positions can be found on the website of Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences on:
Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences, Stendal, 5 February 2015
More detailed information on vacant positions can be found on the website of Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences on:
Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences, Stendal, 5 February 2015
commencing at the earliest opportunity. We are looking for a personality that represents the field of power electronics for power systems, drives and electrical machines in the courses Electrical and Power Engineering as well as in other engineering courses. We expect sound scientific experience in...
Brandenburg Uni­versity of Technology (BTU) Cottbus-Senftenberg, Cottbus-Senftenberg, 5 February 2015
commencing at the earliest opportunity. We are looking for a personality that represents the field of decentralized energy systems in the courses of Power Engineering and Electrical Engineering as well as in other engineering courses. We expect sound scientific experiences in some of the following...
Brandenburg Uni­versity of Technology (BTU) Cottbus-Senftenberg, Cottbus-Senftenberg, 5 February 2015
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, supply chain management, and general management in research and education, KLU has a young...
Kühne Logistics University, Hamburg, 3 February 2015
Project description: The doctoral student working in this project will investigate the molecular interactions of nanoparticles with biomembranes. In this investigation, molecular dynamics and Monte Carlo simulations are combined in a multi-scale approach. The goal of the project is to deeper...
Technische Universität Berlin, Potsdam, 30 January 2015
commencing in October 2016. The salary will consist of a base salary according to 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 reputation in...
Technische Universität München (TUM), Munich, 29 January 2015
KLU seeks to appoint - starting in September 2015 or later - a new Dean of Research and Professor (successor of Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Sönke Albers). The Dean of Research is responsible for building, shaping and developing the universitys academic profile in close collaboration with the President and...
Kühne Logistics University, Hamburg, 28 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 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
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
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