PhD position (f/m/d)

PhD position (f/m/d) [05.03.2019]


Universitätsklinikum Tübingen in Tübingen

Field of action

The Hearing Research Center at the Department of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery (Director Prof. Hubert Löwenheim), offers a position for a

PhD position (f/m/d)

The position is embedded in research projects in basic and translational auditory research. The candidate must hold a degree in physical or life sciences. The successful candidates will maintain a competitive and independently funded research program. The post is available now and is offered initially for 2 years, part-time (50 %).

Our research projects focus on restoring hearing by regenerating cochlear hair cells, improving cochlear implants and development of new drugs to treat hearing disorders. New approaches are tested in various animal and cellular models. We are seeking highly motivated candidate with interest in in vivo and in vitro techniques.

The candidate is expected to have good communication skills, ability to lead and work in a team, proficiency in English language is required. The interdisciplinary team includes various backgrounds including biology, bioinformatics, chemistry and medicine.

We offer remuneration in accordance with TV-L (collective wage agreement for the Public Service of the German Federal States) in addition to all the customary benefits granted to employees working in Public Services. Severely handicapped persons with equal qualifications are given preferential consideration. The University of Tübingen is anxious to increase its quota of female scientific staff, and therefore emphatically requests women to apply for this position. The Administration of the University Hospital is responsible for all employment matters. Personnel appointments will be made pursuant to the fundamental stipulations of the legal statutes for universities in Germany. Interview expenses are not covered.

Your contact

Bei Fragen wenden Sie sich an Herrn Dr. Marcus Müller,
Tel.: 07071 29-88178.

Bewerbungsfrist: 31.03.2019.

Richten Sie Ihre Bewerbung bitte unter Angabe der Kennziffer 9491 an:
Universitätsklinikum Tübingen
Klinik für Hals-, Nasen- und Ohrenheilkunde
Herr Prof. Dr. Hubert Löwenheim
Elfriede-Aulhorn-Str. 5
72076 Tübingen
E-Mail: hno.bewerbungen [at]


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