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Positions in DFG-Funded Projects

The following scientific positions from DFG-funded projects are currently open:


1 PhD position (E13 TV-L, 75%) Collaborative Research Center SFB1211:Investigating moisture transport and fog formation in Chile using satellite observations at the Institute for Geophysics and Meteorology at the University of Cologne.

Starting on: 01.01.2017
Application deadline: 06.12.2016


1 PhD Position (E13 TV-L,65%) Collaborative Research Centre TR172 ArctiC Amplification: Institute for Geophysics and Meteorolgy at the University of Cologne.

Starting on: 01.01.2017
Application deadline: 06.12.2016


Post-doctoral Scientist in Metagenomics Bioinformatics and Statistics, German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) Halle-Jena-Leipzig, Leipzig University

Starting on: January 2017
Application deadline: 15.12.2016


2 PhD Positions in Theoretical Biophysics (TVöD Bund E13, 65%), Emmy Noether Research Group: Metal Cations in RNA folding and function. Max-Planck-Institiute in Frankfurt

Starting on: as soon as possible
Application deadline: 15.12.2016


two positions of Graduate Fellowship and one Doctoral Scholarship leading to a Ph.D., DFG Research Training Group 1878 (RTG) of the Universities of Cologne and Bonn on the topic of “Archaeology of Pre-Modern Economies”

Starting on: April 1st, 2017
Application deadline: 18.12.2016


7 PhD fellowships and 8 Postdoc positions, German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research Halle-Jena-Leipzig, different job locations

Starting on: 01.04.2017
Application deadline: 01.01.2017


12 Doctoral (Ph.D.) Researcher positions available in the Research Training Group (RTG) „SocialCars –cooperative, (de-)centralized traffic management“ jointly hosted at Technischen Universität Braunschweig,Technischen Universität Clausthal and Leibniz Universität Hannover

Starting on: 01.04.2017
Application deadline: 02.01.2017


15 Research Positions for PhD Candidates, in the second phase of the Computer Science Research Training Group, SCARE — System Correctness under Adverse Conditions, University of Oldenburg

Starting on: April 1, 2017, January 1, 2018, and October 1, 2018 (three cohorts of five doctorands each)
Application deadline: 08.01.2017


3 Doctoral Posts (E13 TV-L, 75%), DFG Research Training Group 1681: "Privacy and Digitalisation", University of Passau

Starting on: 01.04.2017
Application deadline: 08.01.2017


up to 12 PhD Memberships, Projekt: International PhD Programme “Literary and Cultural tudies” (IPP), Justus Liebig University Giessen

Starting on: 01.10.2017
Application deadline: 01.02.2017



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