Post Doc (ABD)

initially limited for 2 years, full-time | salary according to TV-L


About us

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


We offer:

– 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

infrastructure, jobtickets)

– 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


Waldweg 37

37073 Göttingen

Tel.: 0551/39-8192