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At the Cluster of Excellence „Physics of Life” (PoL), the Heisenberg Chair of Biological Algorithms (Prof. Benjamin Friedrich) offers a position as
Research Associate / PhD student (m/f/x) in Theoretical Biological Physics
(subject to personal qualification employees are remunerated according to salary group E 13 TV-L) starting as soon as possible. The position entails 65% of the fulltime weekly hours and is limited to 36 months (with the option of extension subject to the availability of resources). The period of employment is governed by the Fixed Term Research Contracts Act (Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz - WissZeitVG). The position offers the chance to obtain further academic qualification (usually PhD).