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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 coordinate a junior research group. The junior research groups are oriented towards one of the seven focus areas below: 1. Constructions of norms 2....
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU), Munich, 23 July 2014
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, 18 July 2014
The School of Statistics and Actuarial Science seeks to appoint a Statistician of high academic standing to the position of Professor of Statistics. Areas of interest in the school include: Longitudinal Data Analysis, Survey Sampling, Nonparametric Statistics, Bayesian Analysis, Optimization Theory...
University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 18 June 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
Your Tasks: You are coordinating and supervising a team for the development of scientific prototype apparatuses mainly in the field of beam physics, electron optics and femtosecond pump-probe. Your team will be formed by scientific and technical staff. About 75% of your time will be dedicated to...
Max Planck Institute for the Structure and Dynamics of Matter, Hamburg, 17 July 2014
The new position is launched jointly by Goethe University and the Research Center SAFE - Sustainable Architecture for Finance in Europe (www.safe-frankfurt.de). Successful applicants are expected to conduct research and contribute actively to the research activities of SAFE, focusing on different...
Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurt, 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
with good knowledge of macroeconomic theory and economic modeling. The initial employment contract will be for two years. An extension by additional four years is intended. Your Duties You will model and simulate the changes in the macro-economy that are associated with demographic and political...
Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy, Munich, 30 July 2014
1. Requirements and Competencies Applicants for the assistant professorship should hold a PhD degree or equivalent. They should have demonstrated excellence in teaching undergraduate courses and they should have three to four years experiences with teaching and thesis supervision. Candidates are...
German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech), Muscat (Oman), 30 July 2014
Key responsibilities: Conduct research on functional materials and energy in solution using X-ray absorption/emission, resonant inelastlc X-ray scattering and photoelectron spectroscopy at the synchrotron facility BESSY II Lead a group and supervise PhD and Master students Responsible for an...
Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie (HZB), Berlin, 30 July 2014
Key responsibilities: To develop an XUV light source, based on high-order harmonic generation, as well as to implement it to an experimental vacuum setup. To supervise a research group and conduct studies on a wide range of processes occuring under interaction of laser radiation with biochemical...
Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie (HZB), Berlin, 30 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
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
The School of Anthropology and Conservation are seeking to appoint a Professor of/Reader in Human Ecology on an ongoing and full time basis starting Spring 2015.   The post holder will have an international research reputation and a recognised interest in human interaction with the environment,...
University of Kent, Kent, 25 July 2014
The successful candidate has to cover all areas of the discipline. Preference will be given to candidates displaying excellence in the combined fields of urban and spatial sociology. An additional task will be the continuation and development of the core area of urban research. Experiences in...
Technische Universität Darmstadt, Darmstadt, 24 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
The candidate should be qualified to broadly cover sociology for undergraduate and graduate students in teaching and should have special research and teaching competence in risk research and technology assessment. In accordance with the research profile of the social science institute, the candidate...
University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, 24 July 2014
Required qualifications include excellent publications and research in Sociology or Political Science or related disciplines pertaining to the Frankfurt School tradition of Critical Theory. The candidate will be expected to contribute to all teaching programs of the department with a focus on both...
Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, 24 July 2014
starting in fall 2015. Candidates should have an excellent research record in Marketing and strong teaching skills both at the undergraduate and the graduate levels.   The University of Zurich wants to strengthen the research and teaching activities in Marketing. Our faculty puts a strong emphasis...
University of Zurich, Switzerland, Zurich, 24 July 2014
(non-tenure track) at the Institute of Mathematics. The professorship will be embedded in the newly established National Center of Competence in Research (NCCR) «The Mathematics of Physics - Swiss MAP». We seek an internationally recognized young researcher of the highest level in a field related to...
Universität Zürich, Zurich (Switzerland), 22 July 2014
Requirements for this position are a PhD in Art History and a post-doctoral degree (Habilitation) or equivalent qualifications, preferably with a focus in French art.The designated salary for the position is based on “W3” of the German university scale or equivalent. The Goethe...
Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurt am Main, 22 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
In the newly established research group "Metabolic and Genetic Regulation of Ageing" we are interested in protein quality control in the context of ageing. Protein homeostasis is required for healthy life, and a process that becomes defective early during ageing. Defects in protein quality control...
Max-Planck-Institut für Biologie des Alterns / Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing (IMPRS-Age), Cologne, 21 July 2014
(job code 12/2014) In the newly established research group "Metabolic and Genetic Regulation of Ageing" we are interested in protein quality control in the context of ageing. Protein homeostasis is required for healthy life, and a process that becomes defective early during ageing. Defects in...
Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, Cologne, 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
at the Urban Design Institute from the winter semester 2015/16 (starting date October 2014). The Faculty is looking for an individual who has worked at an advanced professional level in research, teaching and practice and demonstrates outstanding achievements in landscape architecture. We attach...
University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, 18 July 2014
with a strong interest in ultrafast laser based condensed matter research. The salary is based on TV-L (NRW) Entgeltgruppe 13. The successful candidate will be involved in the development of new ultrafast laser based experiments (Intense THz generation, ultrafast Raman spectroscopy, FSRS, HHG,...
University of Cologne, Cologne, 17 July 2014
Candidates: We welcome candidates from various disciplines including history, anthropology, law, sociology, political science, geography, econo­mics, and area studies. Applicants should be at the postdoctoral level or senior scholars. We would like the proposed projects to employ a historical and...
Humboldt University, Berlin, 17 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 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
starting August 1st, 2015 or by mutual agreement.Candidates should have a track record of internationally recognized research in the field of political science, proven teaching excellence and the capability to contribute to public debates.The successful candidate will be expected to teach...
Universität St.Gallen, St. Gallen, 17 July 2014
The successful candidate is expected to cover the field of Church History in its full range in research and teaching. He/She contributes to the faculty's research project "Theologie Interkulturell". He/She participates in the university's integrated research projects related to religion. Since...
Goethe University, Frankfurt on the Main, 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
Your Job: Communication and coordination of EPPN activities with diverse international user groups and EPPN partners Administrative scientific support with the realization of user projects Organization and performing of project meetings, workshops and committee assemblies as well as support in...
Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Jülich, 16 July 2014
Your qualifications: PhD in linguistics, psycholinguistics, computer linguistics, or psychology Expertise in phonetic analysis and transcription Interest / knowledge in empirical aesthetics Expertise in experimental design, data acquisition and analysis Experimental expertise in psycho- or...
Max-Planck-Institute for Empirical Aesthetics, Frankfurt am Main, 15 July 2014
Your qualifications: PhD in psychology Interest / knowledge 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 Good...
Max-Planck-Institute for Empirical Aesthetics, Frankfurt am Main, 15 July 2014