The Institute of Immunology offers a wide range of activities. From technical assistance to doctoral and postdoctoral positions with involvement in research and teaching activities.

Laboratory work in immunology: from isolation of primary single cells to expression analysis and flow cytometric measurements. Photo: Gottfried Alber


If you are interested, please check the headings you are interested in to see whether we have a job for you.

Postdoctoral positions

Currently there are no vacancies, but unsolicited applications are welcome.

Positions for technical personnel

Currently there are no vacancies, but unsolicited applications are welcome.

Open doctoral projects

Doctoral/PhD opportunity in Equine Asthma Immunology

A 3-year fully funded Doctoral/PhD position is available in the DFG (German Research Foundation) -funded Emmy-Noether-Research-Group of Dr. Christiane Schnabel.

My Group takes a bottom-up approach to analyze adaptive immune responses in severe Equine Asthma and to unravel the immune pathogenesis of this important disease of horses. In this basic research project, we employ state-of-the art methods of immunology and molecular biology.

Are you an enthusiastic future doctoral/PhD student interested in contributing to our research on Equine Asthma immunology? Find more information here.

We seek self-motivated, creative and dedicated individuals to work in this highly collaborative and interdisciplinary lab. Contact Christiane Schnabel for questions and send your application!



If you are interested in other topics, please ask us about possible doctoral theses.

Open student assistant positions


Student assistant for the supervision and care of the Beagle kennel of the faculty

From now on we have to fill a student assistant position to supervise and care for the Beagles. If you are interested, please inquire about the general conditions and the time frame under the following e-mail link

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