Postdoc Positions in the area of Biological Physics

Max Planck Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems
Dresden, Sachsen (DE)
March 07 2018
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The Max Planck Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems in Dresden announces the opening of several postdoctoral positions in the area of Biological Physics, to work with Jan Brugués, Michael Hiller, Frank Jülicher, Steffen Rulands, Christoph Weber and Vasily Zaburdaev. The area of research ranges from statistical physics of soft and living matter, non-equilibrium processes and the physics of cells and tissues to computational biology.

The Institute provides a stimulating environment due to an active in-house workshop program and a broad range of other research activities. Strong experimental groups are nearby, both in the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics as well as the Biotechnology Center of the Technical University of Dresden and other local research laboratories.

To apply for a position, please fill the online application form and upload your application package (cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of publications, statement of research interests and research proposal as well as the three most relevant publications) in one pdf file. Please arrange for at least two letters of reference to be uploaded online via by April 10, 2018.

For any queries regarding the application procedure, please contact the visitors program of the institute through

The Max Planck Institute aims to increase the number of women in scientific positions. Female candidates are therefore particularly encouraged to apply.

In case of equal qualifications, candidates with disabilities will take precedence.