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For any questions, do not hesitate to ask:
Prof.Dr. Ralf Schützhold Tel.: +49 351 260 3618,
Mrs. Anne Varga Tel.: +49 351 260 3293

Place of work:

Working hours:
39 h/week

30 June 2018

Online application
English / German
Job-Id: 37/2018 (720)

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.


Postdoc (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.

For additional information please visit: https://www.hzdr.de.

The Department of Theoretical Physics of the HZDR invites applications as Postdoc (m/f).

The position will be available from 1 September 2018. The employment contract is limited to two years.


  • research in the areas of plasma physics and strongly correlated many-body quantum systems


  • university degree in physics with a very good overall grade and PhD in physics
  • knowledge and experience in theoretical physics (with predominantly analytical approach) in the areas of plasma physics and strongly correlated many-body quantum systems, demonstrated by publications in international journals with peer review

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

Kindly submit your completed application (including cover letter, CV, diplomas/transcripts, etc.) by 30 June 2018 only via Online application (English / German).