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application until 29.09.2019    EM 2019/21

Postdoctoral Research Scientist (m/f/d), PhD in materials Chemistry or electrochemistry

application until 27.10.2019    NP 2019/13

PostDoc Scientist (f/m/d) - accelerator physics

application until 31.10.2019    EM 2019/19

Postdoctoral Research Scientist (f/m/d), PhD in Physics


application until 04.10.2019    FG 2019/13

PhD student (m/f/d) - Accelerator Physics - Synchrotron Light Source

application until 15.10.2019    FG 2019/14

PhD student/doctoral researcher (f/m/d) (M.Sc. in Physics or Chemistry) for cryogenic gas-phase XAS and XMCD studies of transition metal coordination entities

application until 15.10.2019    FG 2019/15

PhD student/doctoral researcher (f/m/d) (M.Sc. in Physics or Chemistry) to investigate water splitting by transition metal oxide clusters with XAS and XMCD in a cryogenic ion trap

application until 31.10.2019    EE 2019/34

PhD-Student (f/m/d) "In-situ nanoscale characterization of catalytic materials"


application until 13.10.2019    FG 2019/12

Experimental Engineer (f/m/d)(Superconducting RF)

Scientific assistant

application until 30.09.2019    NP 2019/10

Student (f/m/d) (computer science /software engineering)


application until 10.10.2019    A 2019/14

Gruppenleitung Personalreferentinnen und Personalreferenten (w/m/d)

application until 25.10.2019    A 2019/13

Abteilungsleitung Personal und Soziales (w/m/d)


application until 30.09.2019    NP 2019/8

Power Electronics Engineer (m/f/d)

application until 01.10.2019    EE 2019/35

Technical engineer (f/m/d) for electron microscopy

application until 27.10.2019    NP 2019/11

Engineer (f/m/d) in Mechatronics, Mechanical Engineering, Physical Technology


application until 31.12.2019    IT 2018/1

Student Assistant (f/m/d)


application until 27.09.2019    NP 2019/9

Dual student (f/m/d) in laboratory and process engineering, specialization in radiation technology

application until 30.11.2019    IT 2019/15

Student (f/m) for a Dual Course of Studies in Informatics


How do I apply at the HZB?

Please apply directly via our application management system. Within a few minutes, you can complete the online form and attach your application documents (cover letter, CV, certificates/certificates of performance). Please upload your documents in PDF form and make sure that they are not larger than 10 MB each. For reasons of data protection regulations, we are unfortunately unable to consider applications that reach us by email or by mail in the application process.


When do I receive feedback on my application?

After submitting your application documents via our online form, you will receive a confirmation of receipt by email. The application procedures vary depending on the open job position and the number and quality of the applications received. We invite suitable candidates for a first telephone interview or for a personal job interview. All applicants will receive a feedback by email at the end of the application process.


I am about to graduate but currently I have no diploma - is an application possible?

Yes, please send us your current performance overview. Once you have received the diploma, please submit it.


Can I apply for several positions at the HZB?

Yes, you can apply for several positions. Please make sure to submit a separate online application for each position.