Current Job Offers

We are always on the lookout for employees with outstanding scientific competence, solution-oriented thinking and a high degree of commitment. Please send your application to bewerbung@ifado.de, if there are no other details in the announcement.

Here you can find the current job offers at IfADo.

‘Forschungsgesellschaft für Arbeitsphysiologie und Arbeitsschutz e.V. Dortmund’ (legal entity name) is a research institution institutionally funded by the German Federal Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs and the State of North Rhine-Westphalia. It is the sponsor of ’Leibniz Research Centre for Working Environment and Human Factors at TU Dortmund’ (IfADo). IfADo explores the risks and potentials of modern work in interdisciplinary approaches. We combine the disciplines of Ergonomics, Immunology, Toxicology, Psychology and Neurosciences.


Website Leibniz Research Centre for Working Environment and Human Factors at TU Dortmund

‘Forschungsgesellschaft für Arbeitsphysiologie und Arbeitsschutz e.V. Dortmund’ (legal entity name) is a research institution institutionally funded by the German Federal Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs and the State of North Rhine-Westphalia. It is the sponsor of ’Leibniz Research Centre for Working Environment and Human Factors at TU Dortmund’ (IfADo). IfADo explores the risks and potentials of modern work in interdisciplinary approaches. We combine the disciplines of Ergonomics, Immunology, Toxicology, Psychology and Neurosciences.

The Department of Ergonomics has a vacancy for

a PhD Student (m/f/d)

to be filled as soon as possible. This is a part-time position (75%), initially limited to 3 years. The qualification goal is a doctorate. If a diploma or master’s degree is not yet available, temporary employment as a research assistant may be considered.

Tasks include scientific work in a project studying the neurocognitive principles of working memory, with a focus on investigating how working memory uses past information to form predictions about future cognitive or motor operations. Most of the data collection will be done on the basis of EEG experiments. The locally available (f)MRI may be used in support of the localization of specific brain activity measured via EEG.

Your qualifications

  • Diploma/Master’s degree in psychology, neuroscience or a related field
  • Good knowledge of natural sciences
  • A high level of interest in issues related to basic and applied neuroscience research
  • Very good knowledge of English language
  • Very good methodological skills
  • Previous experience in the acquisition and analysis of EEG data (not mandatory)

Our offer

  • A part-time position with currently 29,87 working hours per week
  • Remuneration according to the collective agreement for the public service (position EG 13 TV-L. The classification depends on the collective agreement and personal requirements)
  • All social benefits provided by working for the public service: e.g. an annual bonus, payment of benefits
  • Flexible working time models for the compatibility of family and career
  • Opportunity for graduation and support for career development
  • A positive working atmosphere in a supportive team
  • Good access to laboratory resources
  • An interesting and multifaceted workplace

The IfADo promotes professional equality for all genders and is certified accordingly.

We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications – regardless of gender, disability, nationality or ethnic and social origin.

General information about the Research Centre can be found here www.ifado.de.

For further information about the announcement and the project, please feel free to contact PD Dr. Daniel Schneider, Phone: 0231 / 1084-265, E-Mail: schneiderd@ifado.de

 

Have we aroused your interest?

Then please send your meaningful application documents with all relevant certificates, curriculum vitae, and academic history including the reference code “PhD Ergonomics” until 15th of February 2023, preferably by mail to bewerbung@ifado.de.

Alternatively, you can send your application* by mail to the following address:

Forschungsgesellschaft für Arbeitsphysiologie und Arbeitsschutz e.V.
Personalabteilung
Ardeystraße 67
44139 Dortmund

Dortmund, the 20th of December 2022

*(We ask that application documents be submitted preferably by email or only in copies and not in folders, as the documents will not be returned. These will be destroyed in accordance with data protection regulations after the retention period has expired.)