Research Coordinator
Georg-August-University Goettingen

Research coordinator (all genders welcome)

Institution: Faculty of Chemistry (ID 100728)

Contact Person:

Date of occupation: 11/01/2020

Release date: 08/03/2020

The Faculty of Chemistry at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen welcomes applications for one

Research coordinator (all genders welcome)

in the German Research Foundation (DFG)-funded Research Training Group 2455 “BENCh – Benchmark Experiments in Numerical quantum Chemistry”. The application window will be open up to 15.09.2020. The position is remunerated with 50 % E 13 TV-L, corresponding to 19.9 hours per week, with a limited contract up to 14.11.2022 (= end of parental leave of current jobholder; then it might be possible to extend the contract until 30.06.2023).
The earliest starting date will be 01.11.2020.

Your profile

• you hold a Ph.D. in chemistry,
• are interested in pursuing a career in research management,
• are proficient in English.

The BENCh Research Training Group (BENCh RTG) consists of a high-level research programme aiming to provide landmark experiments for quantum chemical methods benchmarking. The topics will span from gas phase spectrometry, molecular beam techniques, synthesis to X-ray diffraction. The research coordinator will be responsible for articulating projects as well as activities involving the local and the external participating research groups. Depending on the profile of the successful candidate, further tasks might involve management of databases and development of data sharing protocols within the RTG. For more information consult the official homepage

The University of Göttingen is an equal opportunities employer and places particular emphasis on fostering career opportunities for women. Qualified women are therefore strongly encouraged to apply in fields in which they are underrepresented. The university has committed itself to being a family-friendly institution and supports their employees in balancing work and family life.The mission of the University is to employ a greater number of severely disabled persons. Applications from severely disabled persons with equivalent qualifications will be given preference.

Your application must include:

• curriculum vitae with a publications list
• motivation letter
• certificates of studies
• certificates of language proficiency if non-native speaker of english (e.g., TOEFL)
• two references (name and contact information of two senior researchers)

The documents are to be submitted by electronic form (single PDF file) using the online submission portal of the Georg-August University Göttingen:
The deadline for submission is 20:00 (CET) 15.09.2020.

If you have any questions, please contact us via e-mail

Please note:

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