Jobs

Postdoc positions in computational materials science, HITS-11-2018

We seek to fill two Postdoctoral positions (m/f) to work in the field computational materials science. We are looking for excellent, highly motivated postdoctoral researchers to join our research team. Within the newly established cluster of excellence “3D Matter made to order” funded by the DFG, the project aims at predicting the molecular mechanisms of failure…

PhD positions in the field of computational molecular biophysics available at Heidelberg University, HITS-10-2018

We seek to fill two PhD positions (m/f) at the interface of computational materials science and biophysics. We are looking for excellent, highly motivated PhD students to join our research team. Within the newly established graduate school „Tailored Scale-Bridging Approaches to Computational Nanoscience” (SPP 1782) funded by the DFG, the PhD project aims at uncovering…

W3 Professor & Groupleader for Theoretical Astrophysics

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg and the Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies (HITS) invite applications for the position of a Professor in Theoretical Astrophysics This tenured position on the German W3 level (full professor) is thematically oriented towards the field of “Computational Astrophysics”. The successful applicant will be appointed at Heidelberg University and establish a new research group at HITS.

Software Developer Position SDBV Group HITS-06-2018

Opening in the Scientific Databases and Visualisation group at the HITS (Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies gGmbH) in Heidelberg, Germany The HITS gGmbH (Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies) was established in 2010 by the physicist and SAP co-founder Klaus Tschira (1940-2015) and the Klaus Tschira Foundation as a private, non-profit research institute. HITS conducts basic…

Open positions for Master and PhD students

We are currently looking for Master and PhD students with a major in physics, biophysics, biochemistry, or related fields. Projects involve the development and application of advanced high-performance molecular simulations at different scales to protein biophysical problems. Possible systems to be studied include mechano-sensing kinases and force transmission in membranes.  The group is based at…