Open Positions

CRC 1430 is looking to fill positions for doctoral and postdoctoral researchers

In the upcoming weeks we will continuously publish our vacancies. Please do not hesitate to apply to multiple projects.

If you are interested in working with our CRC colleagues, but there is currently no job advertisement published here, please do not hesitate to contact us. Unsolicited applications are welcome. Application documents should include a cover letter with a selection of the project(s) you are interested in, CV, summary of previous Master/PhD/Postdoc projects incl. methods and techniques you have used, certificates and contact details of two referees. Applications and inquiries should be submitted as a single PDF file via email to

Project Area A - Biology and Molecular Oncology

In the context of the DFG-funded Collaborative Research Center 1430 "Molecular Mechanisms of Cell State transitions", a

PhD position (salary equivalent to 65%TV-L 13)

is available in the Lab of Prof. Stefan Westermann in the Department of Molecular Genetics I.

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CRC 1430 is looking for talents! We will be posting job ads for doctoral researchers here shortly. Please check back later.

CRC 1430 is looking for talents! We will be posting a job ad for a postdoctoral researcher here shortly. Please check back later.

The following position in the Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Essen, Medical Faculty of the University Duisburg-Essen, is available starting at the next possible date:
PhD Student (m/f/d)
Position is already filled

In der Klinik für Dermatologie ist im Forschungslabor "Tumorheterogenität und –plastizität" zum nächstmöglichen Zeitpunkt die Stelle einer/eines
Medizinisch-technischen Laboratoriumsassistentin/-en (m/w/d)oder
Biologisch-technische/-n Assistentin/-en (m/w/d)

(Aufgabenbewertung: Entgeltgruppe 9bTV-L) zunächst befristet bis 30.06.2025 im Rahmen eines Projektes zubesetzen.

Link zur Stellenausschreibung

Open position:
PhD student (f/m/x) at the Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne (CMMC)
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Project Area B - Chemical Biology

Postdoctoral position (TV- L E13) available in Computational Biochemistry within the Collaborative Research Center CRC 1430 "Molecular Mechanisms of Cell State Transitions"
A Postdoctoral position is available at the Computational Biochemistry group (AG Sanchez-Garcia), Center of Medical Biotechnology of the University of Duisburg-Essen, within the framework of the Collaborative Research Center CRC 1430 “Molecular Mechanisms of Cell State Transitions”. The postdoctoral scientist will work on the computational design of chemical tools and inhibitors for the study of proteins and protein -protein interactions involved in cell state transitions. Expertise (evidenced by publications in acknowledged peer-reviewed journals) in docking calculations, molecular dynamics simulations, advanced sampling techniques and free energy calculations is essential. Knowledge of hybrid approaches (QM/MM, MM/CG) and/or machine learning techniques is desirable. The candidate should be able to learn fast, be fluent in English (written and spoken), cooperate with others and reliably perform the research in a careful manner. In addition to scientific excellence, strong work ethics and commitment are essential. Within the Center of Medical Biotechnology, we offer a friendly, highly interdisciplinary, collaborative and international environment with scientific visibility and opportunities for professional growth. The candidates should send motivation letter, CV with list of publication and communication details of three reference contacts to before July 30th, 2021.

Project Area Z - Central Services

Die Universität Duisburg-Essen sucht am Campus Essen am Zentrum für Medizinische Biotechnologie zum nächstmöglichen Zeitpunkt mit einer Vollzeitstelle

eine/n Wissenschaftliche/n Mitarbeiter/in (Postdoc, Projekt INF) (w/m/d) (Entgeltgruppe 13 TV-L)