German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ)

Im Neuenheimer Feld 280
69120 Heidelberg
Deutschland

Website: www.dkfz.de

Industry sector: Research
Products/services: n.a.
Location(s): Heidelberg, Germany
Date of foundation: 1964
Number of employees: 3.000
About the company/organisation: The German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) is the largest biomedical research institute in Germany and a member of the Helmholtz Association. In over 100 divisions and research groups, around 3.000 employees are investigating the causes and mechanisms of cancer and develop new tools for cancer diagnosis and treatment.
The DKFZ has an international and dynamic work environment and provides access to state-of-the-art research facilities. Attractive perspectives for international researchers are offered at all stages of their career: besides the DKFZ International PhD Program (www.dkfz.de/phd), the DKFZ offers opportunities within the International Postdoc Program (www.dkfz.de/postdoc), the Clinician Scientist Program (www.dkfz.de/clinicianscientist) and for junior research group leaders (www.dkfz.de/junior-research-groups). In addition, scientists at the DKFZ can benefit from coaching, workshops and networking coordinated by the DKFZ Career Service (www.dkfz.de/careers).

Recruitments per year: n.a.
Area of expertise:

Biological Sciences

Biochemistry

Biotechnology

Chemistry

Medicine

Mathematics

Physics

Engineering

Public Health

Last degree:

PostDoc

PhD

Master

Bachelor

Desired additional skills (soft skills): n.a.
Career opportunities: Under the roof of a Cancer Research Academy, we offer the following educational and career programs:
- Junior Research Groups
- International Postdoc Program
- Clinician Scientist Program
- International PhD Program
- International Master Program / Major Cancer Biology
Trainee program: No
Contact: The DKFZ International PhD Program (higs [at] dkfz.de) welcomes any inquiries and can forward you to the relevant contact persons.
For inquiries on the International Postdoc Program (postdoc [at] dkfz.de) or the Clinician Scientist Program (clinicianscientist [at] dkfz.de) you may contact the programs directly.