Jobs and Vacancies in Life Sciences Research

A RESEARCH CAREER IN LIFE SCIENCE - NEW RESEARCH IN AN EMERGING FIELD

Life science research is moving at a rapid pace, and it is expanding into new and exciting areas. A loose definition of this field, which encompasses multiple others, is the umbrella term for sciences related to biology. It is, however, difficult to pin down due to the fact that a huge number of interdisciplinary fields now fall under this category, a group that is ever widening as research marches on. What cannot be denied is that the life sciences are going to play a key part in the academic landscape of the twenty first century. Whether you are looking for vacancies in biotechnology, jobs in microbiology or a topic still in its infancy. Those who have decided to pursue a career in this area have the choice of a number of paths and it can be difficult to get a clear view. Here, academics.com can help. By looking at the listings of top jobs at prestigious universities and research institutes, or in the life sciences industry, you can see all your options in one place and find the job that suits you.

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You will work on a full time basis in one of our Cereals breeding teams in Germany or elsewhere. We offer permanent positions and depending on your knowhow, experience, preference and personality we intend to make the best match to one of the opportunities. Our strategic initiatives have increased...
KWS Saat AG, Einbeck, 15 August 2014
The Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies announces the following Individual FCFP fellowships for the academic year 2015/16 Junior fellowships (completed PhD plus initial - one to six years - post-doctoral experience) Senior fellowships (completed PhD plus a minimum of six years post-doctoral...
Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies (FRIAS), University of Freiburg, Freiburg, 30 July 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
We seek to fill the position of a programmer/modeller in the plant-atmosphere interactions group, based in KIT's Atmospheric Environment department in Garmisch-Partenkirchen (http://imk-ifu.fzk.de/). Main tasks include: to further develop and evaluate the process-based dynamic vegetation...
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT/IMK-IFU), Garmisch-Partenkirchen, 21 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
Initially pay-scale grade W2, to be appointed as soon as possible. Within its Fellowship program, the TUM-IAS awards up to eight Rudolf Mößbauer Tenure Track Professorships to excellent junior scientists with a high potential for developing an internationally recognized research agenda at TUM....
Technische Universität München (TUM), Garching, 13 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
You will be assigned to organize the Diploma Course of Tropical Medici­ne and other training courses of the institute (www.bnitm.de) and, more importantly, to develop interdisciplinary training activities for health professionals from developing countries. The aim is to launch a self-con­tained...
Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine, Hamburg, 26 July 2014
as soon as possible. The new professor is expected to have excellent scientific skills in the field of power plant and power system dynamics holding a successful career in at least one of the following areas: Control and automation technology for power plants Simulation of the dynamic grid...
University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, 24 July 2014
This professorship is associated with leadership of the corresponding institute.The research focus of this professorship is in the area of fundamental processes of cell biology and multicellular mammalian systems. Furthermore, relevant biomedical aspects such as the identification of pathomechanisms...
University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, 24 July 2014
working on the biology of pancreatic islets. This new Research Group shall address the molecular mechanisms operating in endocrine pancreatic cells underlying the pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes. For the first four years, the Research Group Leader will be provided with his/her own salary as well as...
German Diabetes-Center (DDZ), Dusseldorf, 21 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
to be filled as soon as possible. The Chairperson of the Board of Directors is the official representative of the Foundation and shares responsibility for the operative management of the MDC with the Administrative Director. As Scientific Director, he/ she is responsible for the research areas...
MAX DELBRÜCK CENTER FOR MOLECULAR MEDICINE (MDC), Berlin-Buch, 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
who will support the division's directors. The position is limited to three years. The Scientific Referent will serve as an interface between the directors, the service departments and the General Administration at the Max Planck Society in Munich. He/she will help the internal and external...
Max-Planck-Institute for Gravitational Physics (Albert-Einstein-Institute), Potsdam-Golm, 10 July 2014
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, 17 June 2014