PoL – Physics of Life | Open Positions

Open Positions

Diversity is the foundation of our commitment to excellence! We are looking for free-thinking, highly motivated researchers who are interested in becoming a part of Physics of Life.

Current Job Offers

We are looking for postdocs and PhD students

If you’re interested in a postdoc position, please get in touch with our core groups.

PhD positions in our research groups will be offered through the Dresden International Graduate School Graduate School for Biomedicine and Bioengineering (DIGS-BB), a PhD program at the TU Dresden and the International Max Planck Research School for Cell, Developmental and Systems Biology (IMPRS-CellDevoSys). Both programs joined forces under the roof of the Dresden International PhD Program (DIPP). For more information check the program websites:


PoL professorships – two more will be established

  • W3 Tissue Dynamics – awarded to Otger Campàs
  • W3 Theoretical Physics of Living Matter – awarded to Helmut Schießel
  • W3 Physical Biology of Cellscall will open soon
  • W3 Optical Control of Biological Systemscall will open soon

Get in touch if you are interested to set up your third-party-funded group within PoL.