Gender Studies in MINT

Postdoc / Research Assistant ("Wissenschaftliche*r Mitarbeiter*in") (w/m/d)

This positions is no longer available but in case you can offer such a scientific interdisciplinary profile, please feel free to contact anelis.kaiser@tf.uni-freiburg.de


The Department of Gender Studies in STEM is an interdisciplinary research area at the University of Freiburg. Gender Studies in STEM belongs to the Faculty of Technology and to the Institute of Gender Studies. The new position will be assigned to the research focus Gender and Brain and will mainly involve the task of preparing a large research proposal.

Your responsibilities:

  • Acquisition of third-party funding
  • Preparation of manuscripts for publication
  • Networking and building collaborations with other universities in Germany and elsewhere
  • Statistical evaluation of existing (psychometric and fMRI) data
  • Teaching and administrative duties on a small scale

Your profile:

  • Experience in third-party fundraising (concept development, budgeting, etc.)
  • Experience in publishing
  • Experience with interdisciplinary work in the field of natural science and humanities
  • Creative-critical approach to research questions
  • Good knowledge of neuroscientific theories and methods and/or good knowledge of theories and methods of gender studies
  • Academic degree (Master, Diploma or preferably PhD) in Psychology, Neuroscience, Life Sciences or Gender Studies
  • Excellent language competence in English and at least intermediate language competence in German
  • Responsible and independent working skills, high motivation

Applicants are requested to enclose the following documents with their application: (1) Letter of motivation (max. 2 pages), (2) CV, (3) List of publications, (4) Names and contact details of two possible referees (5) Certificates.

The contract is limited to 12 months, but an extension for one further year may be possible. Working from home is partly possible. The salary will be determined in accordance with TV-L E13.

We are particularly pleased to receive applications from women for the position advertised here.


Please send your application in English including supporting documents mentioned above citing the reference number 00001316, by 15.12.2020 at the latest. Please send your application to the following address in written or electronic form:

University of Freiburg
Department of Computer Science
Prof. Dr. Anelis Kaiser Trujillo
Georges-Köhler-Allee 079
D- 79110 Freiburg

E-Mail: anelis.kaiser@tf.uni-freiburg.de

For further information, please contact Prof. Dr. Anelis Kaiser Trujillo on the phone number +49 761 203-54080 or E-Mail anelis.kaiser@tf.uni-freiburg.de.