Immediate job openings of the SFB1423

Here you will find vacant vacancies in our Collaborative Research Centre:

Rudolf Schönheimer Institute of Biochemistry
Faculty of Medicine
Leipzig University
Johannisallee 30, 04103 Leipzig

The Challenges

We are looking as of now for a technical assistant to support a third-party funded project in fundamental biochemical research. This fixed-term position will run until 31st December 2023. You will get the opportunity to contribute significantly in building up a junior research group in the field of receptor biochemistry. This occupation comprises independent performance of protein biochemical and cell-based experiments as well as documentation and evaluation of obtained results. Furthermore, your commitment is sought for setup and organisation of a new laboratory section.

Your Profile

You have completed a vocational training as biological, chemical or medical technical assistent or similar. You acquired knowledge in standard techniques of molecular biology and protein biochemistry (e.g. PCR, plasmid cloning, recombinant protein expression, SDS-PAGE, Western blot, etc.) and already gained practical experience. Solid communications in written and spoken English and German are required, as is the confident mastery of MS Office software. Ideally, you already gained some experienced in working in a cell culture laboratory.


Dr. Björn Kieslich
Please send your résumé via e-mail to:

I am looking forward to your application! 

We are always looking for motivated young reaseachers  and you can always send us a unsolicited application. Please identify the subprojects with fits to your profile and contact the project leader for more information and possiblities or send your application to


The SFB1423 offers fellowships (up to 5 months) for doctoral projects in its subprojects for

  • Scholarships for PhD students with a master’s degree or diploma (university) in natural sciences
  • Scholarships for medical students (after first level of the Medical Exam)

Guest stay / Guest lecture

The Collaborative Research Center 1423 offers financial support for travel expenses for visiting researchers planning a lecture, seminar or joint research project on a topic related to our research area. If you are interested, please contact the responsible project leader and request support.

Unsolicited Application

You can send us an unsolicited application for:

  • Research Assistants & Employees
  • Doctoral students
  • Scientific assistants 

Please indicate your desired position and subproject in the cover letter. Please send your documents as PDF to . Further job advertisements from DFG-funded projects can be found here: Announcements from DFG-funded projects.