PhD & Postdoc Positions at Center for Nanoscience, Germany

PhD & Postdoc Positions at Center for Nanoscience, Germany

Deadline: February 10, 2015

The Center for Nanoscience, Munich, Germany invites applications from highly motivated PhD students and postdocs who are interested in multidisciplinary research  join its collaborative network of nanoscientists.The 5 PhD positions and 2 postdoc positions offer excellent research conditions and multidisciplinary education within the stimulating scientific environment of the Center for NanoScience, the Nanosystems Initiative Munich (NIM), and the Collaborative Research Centers SFB 863 and SFB1032


Interested candidates for PhD positions should have

  •  Bachelor Degree or equivalent in either the field of physics, chemistry or life sciences
  • either prepare for a Master Degree in one of the same fields to be concluded no later than two months before the start of the project or hold a Master Degree or equivalent

Interested candidates for Postdoc positions

  • for postdoc positions: hold or prepare for a PhD or Dr. rer. nat. in a related subject
  • excellent grades
  •  a very good command of the English language
  • strong scientific motivation
  •  interest in interdisciplinary research

How to Apply

  • All candidates have to apply via our online application tool. Other forms of application will not be accepted
  • In order to apply online, you have to register first. You will then be able to enter your applications details.
  • Submit 2 letters of recommendation via the online application tool
  • In your application, you have to select one PhD or postdoc project that you are interested in. Projects are outlined below, but visit the website for full description of projects.

PhD Project

  • Single Molecule Studies of Myosin Lipid Interactions
  •  Opto-Mechanics of Single Molecules
  • Developing Advanced Fluorescence Technologies for Investigating Protein-Ligand Interactions
  • Computational project in Biological and Statistical Physics
  •  Theoretical Biophysics: Physical nonequilibrium as driving force for biochemical reactions

Postdoc Project

  • Postdoc positions in cellular biophysics
  • Postdoc position biophysics/fluorescence microscopy

For more information, visit Center for Nanoscience