Position: Student Research Assistant in part-time 60 hours/month

Department: Vascular Signaling and Cancer

Code number: 2019-0026

The German Cancer Research Center is the largest biomedical research institution in Germany. With approximately 3,000 employees, we operate an extensive scientific program in the field of cancer research.

Job description:

To support our team, we are seeking a highly motivated Student Research Assistant for the next possible time point. Your tasks will be to prepare buffers, do genotyping of different mouse strains and similar work.


  • Matriculation at a University/University of Applied Sciences
  • Good English communication skills
  • High degree of reliability and flexibility
  • Structured and independent approach to work
  • The ability to work in a team

We offer:

  • Interesting, versatile workplace
  • International, attractive working environment
  • Campus with modern state-of-the-art infrastructure
  • Access to international research networks
  • Flexible working hours
  • Comprehensive further training program

Earliest Possible Start Date: as soon as possible

Duration: The position is limited to 1 year.

Application Deadline: 30.03.2019


Prof. Dr. Andreas Fischer
Phone +49 (0)6221/42-4150

Please note that we do not accept applications submitted via email.

The German Cancer Research Center is committed to increase the percentage of female scientists and encourages female applicants to apply. Among candidates of equal aptitude and qualifications, a person with disabilities will be given preference.                           

To apply for a position please use our online application portal (www.dkfz.de/jobs).

We ask for your understanding that we cannot return application documents that are sent to us by post (Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Personalabteilung, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120 Heidelberg) and that we do not accept applications submitted via email. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.