PhD position (m/f/d), A2-2, 8545, short info

About the position

  • Fixed term of 3 years with the with the possibility of extension for another 9 months
  • 75 % of a full-time position
  • Planned remuneration: salary group E13 TV-L
  • Entry date: October 1, 2023


  • Numerical simulations of biomolecular systems
  • Development of algorithms for the design of helical polypeptides
  • Computational design of peptide monolayers on inorganic surfaces (gold, graphite)
  • Artificial intelligence algorithms for peptide design


  • Master or equivalent degree in bioinformatics, medical informatics, pharmacy, biochemistry, chemistry or a related discipline.
  • Experience in scientific computing with Python, R, C++ or another programming language.
  • Basic knowledge of structural biology, molecular biology or drug development.
  • Knowledge of bioinformatic algorithms and computer-chemical programs (e.g. MOE, Schr√∂dinger, Rosetta or Amber) is an advantage.
  • Willingness to work in an interdisciplinary team and in collaborations with international scientists.
  • Good command of English

What we offer

  • A modern workplace and attractive working conditions (mobile working)
  • Flexible working hours and work-life balance
  • Goal-oriented staff development throughout your working life, with opportunities for continuing professional development
  • Pension plan
  • Commuter pass for the MDV network
  • excellent access to interdisciplinary perspectives, e.g. within the Integrated Research Training Group of the SFB

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