Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg (MLU)

PhD Positions in Chemistry or Biochemistry

Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg

Halle, Germany

Chemistry department / working group of Prof. Wolfgang Binder at Martin-Luther University Halle-Wittenberg is seeking PhD / PostDoc positions in the area of polymer science / protein science. The area of research is located within folding / refolding of hybrid polymers, with a focus on synthetic polymer science, organic chemistry and physical chemistry.

Applicants should have a finished master in chemistry or biochemistry. In particular the following positions can be filled, according to expertise.

PhD positions (up to 4 years) in 3D-printing of self-healing / biobased hybrid materials. Aim is the development of polymeric hybrid materials for 3D-printing via combined methodologies. Required is a master in chemistry, and a pronounced interest in biochemistry / biology.

PhD positions (up to 4 years) in synthesis, biology and physical chemistry of biohybrid (polymer / protein) molecules, their assembly. Focus is directed on assembling proteins and polymers, able to form fibrous structures. Project will elucidate structure / aggregation mechanisms, similar to diseases-related proteins. Required is a master’s level degree in polymer science / peptide-protein biochemistry.

Applications (including CV, letter of motivation, valid documents for degrees) should be directed to Ms. Anke Hassi,

Scientific questions are to be directed to Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Binder (

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

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