The Helmholtz Association is Germany's largest research organisation. Its 18 research centres are akin to national laboratories, managing much of Germany's science infrastructure in six overarching research programmes in: Energy; Earth and Environment; Health;Aeronautics, Space and Transport; Matter; and Key Technologies.
The Association has a workforce of approximately 38,000 people working for 18 Research Centres which host over 250 Research Institutes across the whole of Germany.
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Scientific / postdoctoral postsPostdoc in Bioinformatics (f/m)Neuherberg (bei München)Helmholtz Zentrum München - German Research Center for Environmental Health
PHD ThesisPhD Student (f/m) – to study the functional contribution of lncRNAs controlled by EBNA2 to the immortalization process of primary B cells by EBVMünchenHelmholtz Zentrum München - German Research Center for Environmental Health
PHD ThesisPhD position "Elasticity and structure evolution of carbonates at upper mantle conditions"PotsdamHelmholtz Centre Potsdam - GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences
Scientific / postdoctoral postsPostdoc (f/m) X-ray Beamline P64HamburgDeutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY
Scientific / postdoctoral postsScientist (f/m) Scientific ComputingHamburgDeutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY
PHD ThesisPhD Position: Proteome dynamics during exposure to mechanical stressJülichForschungszentrum Jülich
Diploma & Master ThesisMaster Thesis: Implementation of Processor Cores into Integrated Circuits for High-Performance Measurement ApplicationsJülichForschungszentrum Jülich
Scientific / postdoctoral postsPostdoc – Beta cell research (f/m)DresdenHelmholtz Zentrum München - German Research Center for Environmental Health
Scientist (m/f) in Scanning Electron Microscopy / university degree in physics or materials science with a very good overall grade, PhD / independent conduction and analysis of SEM and EBSD experiments an steels
Dresden RossendorfHelmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf
Technical staffQuality Assurance (f/m) MST ProjectZeuthen, BerlinDeutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY
The Helmholtz Association
€4.2 billion per annum
six research fields
18 research centres
50 research institutes
Germany's largest research organisation
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