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application until 14.06.2020    FG 2020/9

Postdoc Scientist (f/m/d) for theoretical soft X-ray spectroscopy and non-equilibrium of matter

application until 25.06.2020    NP 2020/15

Postdoctorial scientist (f/m/d) - accelerator physics

application until 30.06.2020    EE 2020/17

Postdoctoral scientist (f/m/d) in the field of Physics, Electrical Engineering, Material Sciences or Chemistry


application until 12.06.2020    EM 2020/12

PhD Student (f/m/d) Diploma or Master in the field of Physics or Chemistry

application until 14.06.2020    FG 2020/1

PhD Student (m/f/d) - Accelerator Physics - Electron beam diagnostics for extreme beams (bERLinPro and Athena_e)

application until 14.06.2020    EM 2020/16

PhD Student (f/m/d), Diploma or Master in the field of Physics or Engineering

application until 30.06.2020    FG 2020/3

PhD student/doctoral researcher (f/m/d) (M.Sc. in Physics or Chemistry) to investigate the fundamental aspects in energetics and structure of molecular complexes and clusters with wavefunction based computational protocols (ORCA) and state-of-the-art XAS and XMCD spectroscopy


application until 14.06.2020    FM 2020/2

Studentische Mitarbeiterin/ Studentischer Mitarbeiter (w/m/d) in der Abteilung Planen und Bauen

application until 14.06.2020    NP 2020/13

Plumbing and Heating Installer HLK (f/m/d) working shifts


application until 31.12.2020    IT 2020/3

Student Assistant (f/m/d)


application until 07.06.2020    A 2020/4

Fachreferentin/Fachreferent SAP (w/m/d)

application until 28.06.2020    EE 2020/19

Bilingual secretary (f/m/d)


application until 14.06.2020    NP 2020/12

Chemical Laboratory Technician (f/m/d) working shifts


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.