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.

We are hiring

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

  • W3 Tissue Dynamics – awarded to Otger Campàs
  • W3 Theoretical Physics of Living Matter – awarded to Helmut Schießel
  • W3 Cell and Tissue Control – selection ongoing
  • W3 Spatiotemporal Organization of Subcellular Structures – selection ongoing

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