Funding Your Postdoc

Receive a prestigious DKFZ Postdoc Fellowship

The DKFZ Postdoc Fellowships are awarded through a competitive recruitment process. Highly talented and motivated young scientist, who wish to work at the forefront of basic and translational cancer research are very welcome to apply. This program offers up to 10 fellowships per year and provides interdisciplinary training and research opportunities in state-of-the-art research facilities for excellent young scientists, no longer than 2 years past graduation.

Our postdocs work on projects covering many disciplines, ranging from biology, biochemistry and bioinformatics to medicine, physics and mathematics. We strongly encourage interdisciplinarity and are welcoming innovative research proposals.

 

Apply directly to research groups at DKFZ

If you have already secured your own funding you may e-mail the division and group heads who you are interested in working with, to enquire as to whether a position may be available in their laboratory. You can also search for specific research topics using the Topic Finder, where you can find an overview of all divisions and research groups of DKFZ’s seven Research Programs.

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