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Open positions at DESY

List of all open positions at DESY in Hamburg and Zeuthen, and information on re-entry positions after parental leave: Jobs at DESY Hamburg and Zeuthen

Open positions at Universität Hamburg

List of all open positions at Universität Hamburg. For science jobs follow the link below and scroll down to the drop-down menu "Wissenschaftliches Personal" and then "Fakultät für Mathematik, Informatik und Naturwissenschaften". Some of the job offers are in German only: Open positions at Universität Hamburg

Open positions at the Center for Free-Electron Laser Science

The Center for Free-Electron Laser Science (CFEL) is looking for new colleagues with a PhD in physics, chemistry or a related field and with experience molecular physics, physical chemistry, laser physics, photonics, or a related field. Applicants are expected to have an excellent track record and good skills in spoken and written English. All positions are available immediately until filled: CFEL academic opportunities

Open positions at European XFEL

The Hamburg area will soon boast a research facility of superlatives: The European XFEL will generate ultrashort X-ray flashes – 27 000 times per second and with a brilliance that is a billion times higher than that of the best conventional X-ray radiation sources. The XFEL team is already recruiting scientific and administrative staff: European XFEL job offers

Open positions at the Cluster of Excellence "The Hamburg Centre for Ultrafast Imaging" (CUI)

CUI has open PhD and Postdoc positions in the core areas A. Imaging and Control of Quantum Systems, B. Atomically Resolved Structural Dynamics, C. Dynamics of Order Formation on the Nanoscale. More info at CUI Open Positions.

Doctoral scholarships at Universität Hamburg

Are you seeking doctoral funding? The University of Hamburg offers doctoral scholarships and grants of up to € 1.200 to (prospective) doctoral candidates studying at the University of Hamburg. Please find more information here.

Funding of the MIN Graduate School

The MIN Graduate School aims to enhance the visibility of doctorate researchers' professional achievements, increase their international mobility, and to encourage outstanding international applicants to start their doctoral career at the MIN faculty in Hamburg: more information.

Science exchange program of the University of Hamburg for PhD students

Universität Hamburg and its partner institutions offer various opportunities to research and teach abroad. Expand your international network and apply for an exchange. Deadline for applications: 31 May 2020. Destinations are: University of Stellenbosch, University of Southampton, Indiana University of Bloomington, Osaka City University: more information.


Das Stipendium unterstützt deutsche Doktorand/innen, die zu Beginn ihrer Promotion ein vier- bis sechsmonatiges Forschungsprojekt an einer U.S.-Hochschule planen. Die Stipendienleistungen beinhalten die Finanzierung der Lebenshaltungskosten in Höhe von 1.600 Euro/Monat, der Reisekosten, einer Unkostenpauschale (300 Euro), die Kranken- und Unfallversicherung, die kostenfreie Beantragung des Fulbright J-1 Visums und die Aufnahme in das internationale Fulbright-Netzwerk. Es gibt zwei Bewerbungsfristen: Der 15. September eines Jahres für einen Aufenthaltsbeginn in den USA im April oder Mai des darauffolgenden Jahres. Der 15. März eines Jahres für einen Aufenthaltsbeginn in den USA ab Oktober desselben Jahres. Weitere Informationen hier.

Helmholtz Enterprise (HE)

HE is an internal program for spin-offs from the Helmholtz Association. With up to one million euros a year, it supports researchers from the Helmholtz Association in bringing ideas from their research onto the market. The deadlines for submitting applications are April 15 and October 15 of each year: more information.

Chu Wang
Infection and Structural Biology
Christian Nweze
Photon Science / Nanoscience
Florian Christie
Daniel Marx
Event Calendar
19 Mar. 2020 to 19 Apr. 2020
14 Apr. 2020 10:00
Speaker: Dr. HAUNGS, Andreas, LEIFFELS, Yvonne
Location: FH room 1c-O2-333
14 Apr. 2020 13:00
Speaker: Dr. HUENING, Markus, Dr. KLUMPP, Stephan
Location: as video conference
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