ELBE Postdoctoral Fellows Program 2023 in Germany

Applications are now open for the ELBE Postdoctoral Fellows Program 2023, offering fully funded fellowships for international researchers in Germany. The ELBE Postdoctoral Fellows Program provides an excellent opportunity for independent researchers at the postdoctoral level to pursue their own research proposals and collaborate with interdisciplinary research groups.

This program serves as a springboard for a successful career in systems biology, theoretical biophysics, computational biology, and related fields.

By joining the ELBE Postdoctoral Fellows Program, researchers have access to state-of-the-art research infrastructure, receive competitive personal financial support, and are eligible for funding towards research expenditures and travel. This program is based on scientific merit, ensuring that the selection process is focused on excellence.

ELBE Postdoctoral Fellows Program Details

Deadline25 September 2023

Research/Job Area:

  • Computational Biology
  • Theoretical Physics
  • Biophysics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Computer Science
  • Applied Mathematics, or Cell
  • Developmental Biology


The research group seeks strong postdoctoral researchers with backgrounds in Computational Biology, Theoretical Physics, Biophysics, Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, or Cell and Developmental Biology and a strong interest to work in a cross-disciplinary environment of the CSBD.


Duration of 2 to 3 years.

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Job/Position Description:

In addition to postdoc openings in individual research groups, the ELBE Postdoctoral Fellows Program offers fully-funded fellowships in an international and cross-disciplinary research environment. Selection is based on scientific merit.

ELBE Postdoctoral Fellows are independent and have the opportunity to collaborate with more than one research group to bridge between disciplines. The appointment is typically for two years with the possibility of a one-year extension to three years in total. Extensions beyond three years are not possible.

  • The interview consists of a public scientific talk and a confidential meeting with the selection committee.
  • Successful candidates should take up their positions within four months of final acceptance.


The last date to apply for the ELBE Postdoctoral Fellows Program is 25 Sept 2023

How to Apply-

To apply, please fill out the online application form and upload a single pdf file containing

  • a cover letter,
  • CV,
  • publication list,
  • a summary of previous research (max. 1 page) and
  • a concisely worded research statement of the proposed work during your stay at CSBD (1-2 pages), preferably oriented towards the mission and interests of the Center.

Please also arrange for two confidential letters of recommendation to be submitted online.

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