Post Doc (ABD)
initially limited for 2 years, full-time | salary according to TV-L
The University Medical Center Göttingen, located in Germany’s “City of Science”, is embedded in the city’s attractive
network of scientific research facilities.
We seek an experienced Psychologist with excellent statistical proficiency for our outcome research (e.g., health-related,
quality of life, psychosocial) in children and adolescents after traumatic brain injury and other diseases. The successful
candidate should have excellent statistical knowledge (psychometric: classical and modern methods, biometrics), as well
as experience in handling large data volumes. Command of R is indispensable, knowledge in M+ etc. desirable. Solid
history of publishing and conduct of complex studies are important. Experience in acquisition of funding is an advantage.
Excellent command of the English language is mandatory. Proficiency in German is an advantage. Also, cooperation
in national and international research consortia is a given.
You become part of a dedicated team of psychologists and statisticians
– opportunity to participate in third-party funded projects (medical and psychosocial outcome research, especially in
children and adolescents after traumatic brain injury)
– a wide range of training and development opportunities, health and sports promoted through excellent workplace
health management various interesting benefits (such as a day care center, vacation childcare, attractive
– salary according to TV-L with various social benefits, e.g., a company pension scheme
The University Medical Center Göttingen is committed to professional equality. We therefore seek to increase the
proportion of under-represented groups. Applicants with disabilities and equal qualifications will be given preferential
University Medical Center Göttingen
Institute for Medical Psychology
Prof. Dr. Nicole von Steinbüchel