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

European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)
Placed on: 03/07/2019 Salary: (Grade 9)
Closes 30 Aug
About the team/job We are seeking for a highly motivated and interdisciplinary Team Leader heading the Electron Microscopy Service Team at the new EMBL Imaging Centre (EMBL IC). Due to rapid developments in new imaging technologies, the pace of biological and medical discoveries has increased at an unprecedented speed in the 21st century. For...
Universität Tübingen
Placed on: 27/06/2019 Salary: £30,239 +
Closes 24 Jul
The University of Tübingen is one of Europe’s oldest universities and in recent years has been very successful in the German federal and state governments’ Excellence Initiative. The Research Unit Comparative Public Policy at the Institute of Political Science of the University of Tübingen invites applications for Two Research...
CODE Education GmbH
Placed on: 26/06/2019 Salary: Not specified.
Expires 26 Aug
CODE is a newly-founded private university of applied sciences that is embedded into the vibrant network of Berlin’s digital economy. At the core of our study programs are a self-directed project-based learning concept, a close mentoring approach, and a complementary liberal arts program, accompanied by seminars and workshops with an advanced...
Freie Universitaet Berlin
Placed on: 25/06/2019 Salary: Salary grade W 1
Closes 25 Jul
The successful applicant will assume responsibilities in research and teaching in the area named above. Appointment requirements are governed by Article 102a of the Berlin Higher Education Act (Berliner Hochschulgesetz). Successful candidates are required to have a distinguished record of university teaching as well as outstanding research activities...
European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)
Placed on: 25/06/2019 Salary: £387 per month
Closes 23 Jul
About the team/job The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) is one of the highest ranked scientific research organisations in the world. The Headquarters Laboratory is located in Heidelberg (Germany), with additional sites in Barcelona (Spain), Grenoble (France), Hamburg (Germany), Hinxton near Cambridge (UK) and Rome (Italy). The EMBL Alumni...
European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)
Placed on: 24/06/2019 Salary: Grade 5
Closes 11 Aug
About the team/job The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) is one of the highest ranked scientific research organisations in the world. The Headquarters Laboratory is located in Heidelberg (Germany), with additional sites in Barcelona (Spain), Grenoble (France), Hamburg (Germany), Hinxton near Cambridge (UK), Rome (Italy). The Bork...
Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research
Placed on: 24/06/2019 Salary: Not specified.
Closes 31 Jul
The role of the Scientific coordinator is to support the Managing Director in organizing the institute to provide the optimal environment for research, and to provide general knowledge continuity between Managing Directors as each Managing Director serves a term of 3 years. Key roles and responsibilities include preparation of the materials and...
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ)
Placed on: 21/06/2019 Salary: Not specified.
Closes 28 Jul
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...
European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)
Placed on: 20/06/2019 Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Closes 10 Aug
About the team/job EMBL is Europe’s flagship research laboratory for the life sciences – an intergovernmental, innovative and interdisciplinary organisation performing scientific research in molecular biology, physics, chemistry and computer science. With more than 1800 employees from more than 80 nations we are operating across six sites;...
Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU)- Department of Electrical Engineering (EEI)
Placed on: 19/06/2019 Salary: Not specified.
Closes 18 Aug
Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) invites applications for an Open Topic Tenure Track Professorship for Digital Transformation (W1 / Assistant Professor) The W1 professorship is to be filled by the earliest possible starting date for an initial period of three years. Upon successful evaluation, the appointment will...
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PhDs in Germany

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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.

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