The German Diabetes Center (DDZ) is the Leibniz Institute for Diabetes Research at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf. The DDZ is an interdisciplinary research institute linking molecular and cell biological basic with clinical and epidemiological research approaches.

The DDZ has the aim to develop new approaches for prevention, early detection and diagnosis of diabetes mellitus and to improve therapy and treatment of its complications.

The Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology (IBE, Head: Prof. Dr. Oliver Kuß) is looking for a


We are searching for a candidate with (1) a degree in statistics, mathematics with a focus on sta- tistics, or completion of postgraduate training in biometrics/biostatistics, (2) the ability to work in an interdisciplinary manner with physicians and life scientists, and (3) knowledge of statistical analysis systems (e.g., SAS, R, or Python). Tasks include collaboration in planning and analysis of epide- miological, clinical and experimental studies in diabetes research, as well as support in teaching. Furthermore, the candidate is expected to contribute to methodological research of the Research Group Biometrics of the IBE.

We offer:

  • An exciting and diversified fulltime job in a multidisciplinary team with an initial 3-year per- spective and the possibility of further academic qualification (doctorate/habilitation).
  • A salary as based on qualification and experience according to TV-L in its current version for North Rhine-Westphalia.

  • Family-friendly working conditions and equal gender policy. Since May 2011, the DDZ is a “Career and Family” audit-acknowledged Center.

Women are especially encouraged to apply, and in the case of equal qualification will be given preference. Similarly, persons with disabilities will be given preference.

Please submit your application (by e-mail) until December, 31th at the latest with the relevant documents (cover letter, CV, university certificates) combined in a single PDF file with the reference code IBE-BM-21-1 to

Data collection and further processing of your application at the DDZ will take place mainly by means of electronic data processing. The regulations pertaining to data protection laws will be adhered to. By sending us your application you consent to this procedure.

Deutsche Diabetes-Forschungsgesellschaft e.V.

- Personal - Auf’m Hennekamp 65, 40225 Düsseldorf   

Deutsches Diabetes-Zentrum (DDZ)

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Deadline: 2021-12-31
Location: Germany, Düsseldorf
Categories: Biometrician, Biometrics, Biostatistics, Mathematics, Postdoc, Statistics,


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