Postdoctoral Researcher in Integrative Research Data Management

The interdisciplinary Cluster of Excellence “Balance of the Microverse” invites applications to join their research data management (RDM) team. Tasks include the realisation of the RDM infrastructure, communication with experimental and computational scientists regarding all issues related to RDM, as well as strengthening the links to other consortia.

  • full-time position
  • commencing on April 1, 2023 or at the earliest possible date thereafter
  • initially limited until December 31, 2025.

Application deadline: 07.02.2023

Detailed job advertisement

The core mission of the Cluster of Excellence “Balance of the Microverse” of the Friedrich Schiller University Jena is to elucidate fundamental principles of the interactions and functions in microbial communities in diverse habitats, ranging from oceans and groundwater to plant and human hosts. The aim is to identify the shared characteristics of disturbed or polluted ecosystems as well as infectious diseases on the microbiome level, and develop strategies for their remediation by targeted interventions. The affiliated early career program of the Jena School for Microbial Communication (JSMC) offers an ambitious, structured and interdisciplinary post-graduate training based on top-level fundamental research.

In addition, the Cluster of Excellence invites applications for a

Postdoctoral Researcher Position in Correlative Image Data Analysis

application deadline: 07.02.2023, job advertisement


Data Management related positions at the Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology – Hans Knöll Institute (Leibniz-HKI)

Reasearch assistant for research data managment (Leibniz-HKI-59/2022)

application deadline: 31.01.2023, job advertisement (German)

Reasearch assistant for OMERO image managment and high-performance computing (Leibniz-HKI-60/2022)

application deadline: 31.01.2023, job advertisement (German)

Computer scientist for high-performance computing / infrastructure (Leibniz-HKI-61/2022)

application deadline: 31.01.2023, job advertisement (German)

further positions


Scientific employee – research topic: Machine learning-based Prediction of Odor Perception from Molecules

The Institute of Physical Chemistry of the Friedrich Schiller University Jena seeks to fill the position of a scientific employee in the research topic Machine learning-based Prediction of Odor Perception from Molecules.

  • limited part-time doctoral position (67%, 26,8 hours/week)
  • commencing on 01.03.2023 or at the earliest opportunity
  • (initially) limited for 3 years with the possibility of an extension if appropriate

Application deadline: 12.02.2023

Detailed job advertisement

The position is offered within the project Olfactorial Perceptronics funded by the Volkswagen foundation. The associated research group works towards perceptive electronics (short: perceptronics) for olfaction as an interdisciplinary team with expertise in natural sciences, engineering and life and health science.