Jobs and PhDs in Germany

At jobs.ac.uk 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 jobs.ac.uk. 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

Expires 19 May
The combination of quantitative experiments with predictive theoretical models to understand epigenetic regulation is immensely powerful but surprisingly rare. One of the greatest challenges to uniting biology and mathematics has been the barrier between disciplines, as education in the field has traditionally been mono-dimensional. The network "PEP-NET...
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science
Placed on: 15/02/2019 Salary: Up to TVÖD E14.
Closes 15 Mar
A world leading research institute in its field, the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, is among the forerunners in the innovative application of digital methods for research in the humanities. To strengthen its digital research and take advantage of the growing opportunities of digital scholarship, the Institute is seeking an expert in...
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
Placed on: 15/02/2019 Salary: Commensurate with TV-AVH / TVöD EG 13.
Expires 15 Apr
The GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies / Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien is an independent social-science research institute based in Hamburg. It analyses political, social and economic developments in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East, and links this knowledge to questions of global significance. It...
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
Placed on: 15/02/2019 Salary: Commensurate with TV-AVH / TVöD EG 13.
Expires 15 Apr
The GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies / Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien is an independent social science research institute based in Hamburg. It analyses political, social, and economic developments in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East, and links this knowledge to questions of global significance. It...
Helmholtz Zentrum München
Placed on: 14/02/2019 Salary: Not specified.
Closes 28 Feb
As German Research Center for Environmental Health, Helmholtz Zentrum München  pursues the goal of developing personalized medical approaches for the prevention and therapy of major common diseases such as diabetes mellitus, allergies and lung diseases. To achieve this, it investigates the interaction of genetics, enviromentals factors and...
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Placed on: 12/02/2019 Salary: Not specified.
Expires 12 Apr
Are you an early career researcher with a promising research idea? Apply now for the Young Investigator Group Preparation Program at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) in Germany. KIT offers you funding and mentorship to work on your research idea and prepare a proposal for your own third-party funded junior research group. The funding includes...
Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres
Placed on: 08/02/2019 Salary: See advert.
Closes 24 Feb
The Helmholtz Association is seeking 15 LEADERS FOR HELMHOLTZ YOUNG INVESTIGATOR GROUPS  At least € 300,000 p.a. for your group for six years | tenure option | world class research infrastructures | high-quality management training  The Helmholtz Association is Germany's largest research organization. Its 19 Research Centers manage...
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science
Placed on: 08/02/2019 Salary: TVöD-Bund pay scales (E13).
Closes 31 Mar
The Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin The MPIWG Research Group “Experience in the Premodern Sciences of Soul and Body ca. 800-1650” (RG Krause) seeks to appoint a  Research Scholar  starting date: 1 November 2019, or as soon as possible thereafter, for two years, with a fixed-term, non-renewable employment...
Hertie School of Governance
Placed on: 07/02/2019 Salary: Not specified.
Closes 01 Mar
The Hertie School of Governance in Berlin prepares exceptional students for leadership positions in government, business, and civil society. The School also offers experienced professionals the opportunity to deepen their skills in the field of public management. A renowned international faculty with expertise in economics, business, law, political and...
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ)
Placed on: 06/02/2019 Salary: Not specified.
Closes 03 Mar
The Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ) with its 1,100 employees has gained an excellent reputation as an international competence centre for environmental sciences. We are part of the largest scientific organisation in Germany, the Helmholtz association. Our mission: Our research seeks to find a balance between social development and the...
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PhDs in Germany

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At jobs.ac.uk 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.

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