For any questions, do not hesitate to ask:
Prof. Dr. Joachim Wosnitza Tel.: +49 351 260 - 3524,
Dr. Thomas Herrmannsdörfer Tel.: +49 351 260 - 3320

Place of work:

15 February 2018

Online application
English / German
Job-Id: 10/2018 (694)

The HZDR is committed to equal opportunity employment and we strongly encourage applications from qualified female candidates. We also carefully consider all applications from job candidates with severe disabilities.

Bautzner Landstraße 400
01328 Dresden

Postdoctoral research associate (m/f)

A member of the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centers, the HZDR employs about 1,100 people. The Center's focus is on interdisciplinary research in the areas energy, health, and matter.

The Dresden High Magnetic Field Labaratory (HLD), a world-leading institution in high magnetic field research and technology, invites applications as

Postdoctoral research associate (m/f)

The position will be available from the earliest possible time. The employment contract is limited to two years.


  • pursue vigorous research in an internationally leading user facility (
  • participate in the Cluster of Excellence project Complexity and Topology in Quantum Materials (ct.qmat)
  • the candidate will also be involved in the user program at the HLD which provides access to pulsed magnetic fields beyond 90 T as well as to a large variety of experimental techniques


  • PhD in physics
  • experience in high magnetic field and/or low-temperature measurements as well as in strongly correlated electron physics - the focus of the HLD inhouse research program - is desired

We offer:

  • high scientific professional networking as well as scientific excellence
  • internationality and diversity
  • interesting and diverse tasks, flexible working hours, salary based on the collective agreement TVöD-Bund
  • equality of opportunity and family-friendly structures, corporate health management
  • attractive work and research terms in a highly motivated team