The group of Marino Zerial is looking for a highly motivated PhD student with strong background in computer science and mathematics. The candidate should be interested in applying computational methods to biological problems.

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PhD student (m/f/d) in Computational Biology

The research group of Prof. Marino Zerial explores the cellular mechanisms of endocytosis and liver biology.

Application deadline: June 30 2022

Technical Assistant (BTA/MTA/CTA)

The AIF (Advanced Imaging Facility) provides researchers at MPI-CBG with access to high-end microscopy and biophysics imaging techniques that may not yet be commercially available.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.


Custom Light Microscopy Developer and / or Biophysicist

Our multidisciplinary group uses bottom-up approaches to synthesise artificial cells with life-like properties.

Application Deadline: May 31 2022

Lab Assistant (Technician CTA/BTA/MTA)

Am MPI-CBG besteht die Möglichkeit, ein Pflichtschulpraktikum oder ein freiwilliges Ferienpraktikum zu absolvieren.

Schulpraktikum im MPI-CBG

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. 

ELBE Postdoctoral Fellows Program

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.

PhD Program / PhD Students

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.

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