Jobs and PhD positions


Closing date for applications:  • Location: Leipzig Project Staff WAYTO UFZ | Diversity manager (x/f/m)
For the Helmholtz Association funded project WAYTO UFZ to promote diversity-sensitive recruitment, we are looking for someone with high DEI-expertise and strong implementation skills to support the project team (start 01.01.2023)
Closing date for applications:  • Location: Leipzig Scientist or PhD researcher (f/m/x) in Remote Sensing - Retrieving Plant Traits
The Department Remote Sensing of the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ is looking for a scientist or PhD researcher (f/m/x) on the topic hyperspectral satellite image analysis (EnMAP) for deriving plant traits. The work is integrated into a joint project with the Julius Kühn-Institute.
Closing date for applications:  • Location: Leipzig Research associate (f/m/x)
Within the BMBF-funded joint project KONATES, we are looking for a research associate (m/f/x) in the Department of Isotope Biogeochemistry to investigate the biogeochemical effects of heat management in the subsurface.
Closing date for applications:  • Location: Leipzig Student Assistant / Research Technician (Hiwi) (f/m/x)
The department of Environmental Biotechnology is looking for a Student Assistant / Research Technician (Hiwi) (f/m/x) to help with production and purification of isotopically labelled peptidoglycan as a common experimental material for a number of projects in a DFG priority program.
working time: 17.5 hours per week for three months
Closing date for applications:  • Location: Leipzig Researcher / Postdoc position (f/m/x): Improving the interdisciplinary design, ethics, orchestration and impact of Science Policy interfaces (SPIs) to support biodiversity conservation and sustainability transformation
In the framework of the new EU project “BioAgora” which will establish the EU “Science Service” aiming at ratcheting up the implementation of biodiversity commitments, the Department of Conservation Biology and Social-Ecological Systems (NSF) is offering two positions with a start date of November 1st, 2022.
Closing date for applications:  • Location: Leipzig Statistical Consulting, Teaching and Coordination
We seek a highly motivated, team-oriented scientist with an exceptional expertise in statistical consultation and teaching.
Closing date for applications:  • Location: Halle Research Technician/ HIWI (f/m/x)
HiWi for plant ecology and invasion science projects wanted until end of year
Closing date for applications:  • Location: Leipzig PhD position (f/m/x)
Topic: Combined effect of pesticides and environmental factors in running waters
Closing date for applications:  • Location: Leipzig PhD-Position (f/m/x) in Microscale Analysis of Hydrogen-Producing Cyanobacteria
PhD position within the project “Chip-based cultivation and analysis of photohydrogen production in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803” is devoted
to connecting the condition-dependent reactivity of a hydrogen-producing cyanobacterial photobiocatalyst with extracellular reaction parameters.

Joint appointment with the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel