Jobs and PhDs in Germany

At we advertise many academic, research and science jobs as well as PhD opportunities in German universities, research institutes and other organisations which you can browse below.

Germany enjoys a global reputation for excellence in research, and is one of the top destinations for international PhD candidates and researchers. Germany is keen to attract international doctoral candidates in all disciplines and there is a wealth of funding opportunities available making it an appealing choice when considering postgraduate study.

Internationally, Germany is also in the top tier of a small number of countries to invest more than 2.5 percent of their gross domestic product in research and development. This commitment to enterprise has led Germany to being at the forefront of research activities worldwide and offers comprehensive career opportunities arising from Germany’s enhanced international partnership in research.

Jobs in Germany

Listed below are the jobs and doctoral opportunities in Germany currently advertised on Here you can browse through the many vacancies available, or search our site to find more German employment opportunities suitable for you.


Latest Jobs and PhDs in Germany Jobs

German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ)
Placed on: 01/02/2020 Salary: Not specified.
Closes 31 May
Are you looking for excellent research opportunities for your PhD studies at the forefront of cancer research? The German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) in Heidelberg invites international students holding a Master’s degree in (molecular) biology, (bio-)chemistry, (bio-)physics, computational biology, computer science, epidemiology/public health...
German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ)
Placed on: 15/01/2020 Salary: Not specified.
Closes 15 Mar
Are you looking for an excellent opportunity to expand your research experience and to complement your clinical and scientific training? Apply for one of our two-year FELLOWSHIPS in CLINICAL CANCER RESEARCH for Clinician Scientists and Medical Scientists.  Fellows will be hosted at the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) or the National...
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Placed on: 15/01/2020 Salary: Not specified.
Closes 01 Mar
Are you an early career researcher with a promising research idea? Apply now for the Postdoctoral Fellowship and support program at KIT: Young Investigator Group Preparation Program (YIG Prep Pro) Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) establishes 100 new professorships – The Young Investigator Group Preparation Program at Karlsruhe Institute of...

Browse our Research Careers in Germany portal to find more information about working in Germany including case studies, a free ebook and more articles about relocating to Germany and what it’s like to live there.

PhDs in Germany

You can use our filter options to refine your search for PhD studentships in Germany.

At we advertise PhDs and job vacancies all over Germany - including jobs in Berlin, Heidelberg and Munich - in a range of roles such as Research Associates, Lecturers and Administrators.

Job Search at for jobs in Germany.

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