Jobs at the MPI-CBG

PostDoc in Protein Biochemistry

The group of Marino Zerial is looking for a highly motivated postdoctoral candidate with strong background in protein biochemistry to compliment a team of cell biologists with an emphasis on advanced imaging techniques and processing.

Application Deadline: 31.12.2021

Postdoctoral Position in Scientific Computing for Systems Biology

The Sbalzarini Lab ( does pioneering research in computer science to predict the organization and function of living systems from their physical description. This includes numerical simulations in space and time, data-driven model inference, as well as high-performance computing....

Application Deadline: 30.11.2021

Technical Assistant in FACS facility

The FACS Facility is part of the comprehensive suite of scientific core facilities of the MPI-CBG, responsible for providing cell sorting and analysis capabilities realizing the full potential offered by the technology to support the research programs and activities ongoing at the institute.

Application Deadline: 30.11.2021

Auszubildende*n zur/zum Tierpfleger*in, Fachrichtung Forschung und Klinik

Unser Institut widmet sich in einer neuartigen Verbindung aus Entwicklungs- und Zellbiologie der allgemeinen Frage, wie sich Zellen auf ihrem Weg zu Geweben organisieren. Vielfach liefern die Ergebnisse dieser Grundlagenforschung auch Anhaltspunkte für die Diagnose und Behandlung von Krankheiten wie...

Application Deadline: 30.11.2021

Postdoctoral Position in Cell Biology / High Throughput Screening

Wouldn’t it be cool if living biological tissues were transparent? Light microscopes could unleash their full potential and study biological processes deep within their native environments.

Application Deadline: 30.11.2021

Postdoctoral Position in Fluid Robotics & Biophysics

Wouldn’t it be cool if we could control the physics of organism development? The Kreysing lab recently succeeded to optically induce hydrodynamic flows within cells and developing embryos (FLUCS: Mittasch et al, Nature Cell Biology 20, 2018, Mittasch et al, J Cell Biol, 2020, Nat Phys, in...

Application Deadline: 30.11.2021

PhD Program / PhD Students

MPI-CBG welcomes 20 - 25 new PhD students every year. All PhD students at MPI-CBG are exclusively recruited through the International Max Planck Research School for Cell, Developmental and Systems Biology (IMPRS-CellDevoSys). You may apply for any group at any time via the IMPRS-CellDevoSys.

ELBE Postdoctoral Fellows Program

Fully funded fellowships for distinguished independent postdoctoral researchers to join the Center for Systems Biology Dresden (CSBD) for a duration of 2 to 3 years. 

Postdoctoral Position to study the ‘Origin-of-cellular-Life’ / Out-of-equilibrium biophysical Systems

The Kreysing Lab at the MPI-CBG successfully applied for a 1.3M€ collaborative research grant, and is now offering a Postdoctoral Position to study the ‘Origin-of-cellular-Life’ / Out-of-equilibrium biophysical Systems.