Prizes, Jobs & Fellowships



The Key lab at MPIIB is offering a Postdoctoral position (2-year full time position) to study the guiding principles behind microbial evolution and ecology during the colonization of the human microbiome. The anticipated project will involve the generation and analysis of whole genomes as well as metagenomes longitudinally collected from human microbiomes.

Deadline to apply is October 31. Details & descriptions to find here:

A postdoc position for candidates with a background in Biochemistry, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Systems Biology, or Computational Biology, and Proteomics for multiple participation laboratories, main host will be the Institute for Biochemistry, Charité Berlin.

Why are fungal infections an increasing problem, and what can we do against fungal pathogens becoming resistant and tolerant against antimicrobials?

Full job descriptions to find here:

20230710 PhD Postdoc Positions-Final-Flyer

The Karatas Lab within the Department of C. Eugene Bennett Chemistry at West Virginia University has a postdoctoral position available in biochemistry.

The candidate will focus on deciphering the protein-protein interactions of transcription factors Hox/Meis/Pbx to aid anticancer inhibitor development.

Candidates with expertise in protein expression, purification and characterization are strongly encouraged to apply.

Full job description to find here:


Deutsches Herzzentrum der Charité is looking for a Postdoc studying the heart-brain axis in a stroke as a model.

This project, aims to study the heart-brain interplay after stroke in different rodent in vivo models as well as human samples, identifying sex-specific
mechanisms and the potential role of targeting extracellular RNA.

Find the detailed job description and requirements here:

Open Postdoc Position Heart-Brain (002)

Illumnia is looking for a full time Inside Sales Account Manager – German speaking for base on their Berlin Office (3 days per week) or they may consider remote working

Find the detailed job description here:—German-speaking_36810-JOB-1

Prizes & Awards


The fellowships are intended for residencies of 3-5 months during the academic year 2024/25, from September 2024 to July 2025, and allow early career researchers in the life/natural sciences and medicine an opportunity to take a break from the lab and clinic.

Candidates are completely free to choose a project that they will pursue at the Wissenschaftskolleg. Applicants need to have obtained their doctorate by the start of their fellowship, as well as at least one lead-author publication in a peer-reviewed journal. Successful candidates usually have two or more years of postdoc experience. There are no restrictions regarding discipline of origin in the life/natural sciences, nationality, or age etc.

Candidates are asked to apply by November 1, 2023

with a project outline (about 1000 words), a letter stating your motivation for wishing to obtain a fellowship (about 500 words), your complete curriculum vitae, and a list of your publications here:

All benefits and information:

Contact IMPRS-IDI Office
+49 30 2084 60 140