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application until 01.09.2020    EM 2020/24

Scientific staff member (f/m/d): In-situ growth analysis and characterisation of thin films for chalcopyrite solar cells

application until 11.09.2020    EE 2020/29

Postdoc (f/m/d) in (Physical) Chemistry or Materials Science for development of Nanoporous Photoanodes for Solar Water Oxidation

application until 11.09.2020    EE 2020/30

Postdoc (f/m/d) with PhD in Materials Science for Development of Nanostructured Electrodes with Glancing Angle Physical Vapor Deposition


application until 14.08.2020    FG 2020/10

PhD-position (m/f/d) undulator-development


application until 15.09.2020    FM 2020/5

Project Manager (f/m/d) Construction


application until 31.12.2020    IT 2020/3

Student Assistant (f/m/d)


application until 25.08.2020    GF 2020/7

Interne Revisorin/ Interner Revisor (w/m/d)


application until 18.08.2020    GF 2020/6

Wissenschaftliche Referentin/ Wissenschaftlicher Referent (w/m/d)


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.