Professorships and young academics (© GDCh)

Professorships, junior professorships and positions for young scientists in chemistry in Germany and abroad are included in the GDCh job list "Professorships".

Information for job providers: professorships and junior academic positions
Information for job advertisers with positions for professors and junior researchers

To the job list "Universities and Research Institutes" for doctoral students: internal and postdoc positions

Current tenders

There are currently no vacancies advertised on this page.

Information for job providers: professorships and junior academic positions

Guidelines for Submitting Classified Ads

Job advertisements on this website are included free of charge if they are received by email. The list of professorships and young academics will then be updated as soon as possible, at the latest within one working week.

Please send your offers to and place the advertisement text directly in the mail or attach it as a .rtf file. Please do not send us a pdf! In order to avoid queries, please indicate in each case whether the publication should only take place on the Internet or additionally in the "News". The job advertisement should be formulated in continuous text.

In order to give interested parties a quick overview, the advertisement text should contain the advertised position (professorship) and the advertised institute or university in the first sentence ("At the institute for xxx of the university yyy a professorship in the field of inorganic chemistry is open occupy"). At the end of the advertisement, please include the address for applications and the application deadline. You can find a sample for the current job advertisements below.

Advertisements for professorships and junior researchers should not exceed approx. 2,500 characters (including spaces).
Please do not send us a designed advertisement! If you provide an address, we are happy to link to the full text of the advertisement. We ask for your understanding that we send texts that do not meet our guidelines back to the sender with a request for revision or shorten them without notifying the advertiser.

If you would also like to publish the advertisement in the "Nachrichten aus der Chemie", you have two options:

1. The individual display with graphics, logo, etc. Here you can freely choose the design and text length. For examples of designed advertisements, see our Industry and Public Service job list. The cost of the advertisement depends on its size. more

2. A small advertisement in running text without logo, graphics, etc. As before, you can also publish your Internet small advertisement as a small advertisement in the "News". A flat fee of EUR 150 plus VAT will be charged for the publication. Please inform us in your e-mail that you would like the classified ad to be published in the ?News?.

Information for job advertisers with positions for professors and junior researchers

Guidelines for submitting job advertisements

Job offerings on this website will be posted for free on these websites if they reach us via email. The job list Professors and Junior Researchers is updated within a week at the latest.

Please send the text of your job advertisement to and insert it right into the Mail or attach it as an .rtf-file. Please do not send PDF files! In order to avoid further inquiries from our sides please do also indicate whether the publication should be online only or additionally in the “Nachrichten”, our monthly member's magazine.

To provide job seekers a quick overview, the first line of the advertisement should name the vacant position (professorship) and the institute or university with the vacancy (eg "Professorship available at the Institute for xxx of yyy University" – please see sample texts) . Please also mention the application deadline and give the address for applications at the end of the ad.

The advertisement should have about 2,500 characters including blanks. We reserve the right to shorten longer texts without notifying the advertiser. Please do not send us a designed advertisement! However, you can of course link to the complete announcement on your website.

Should you additionally want to publish your announcement in “Nachrichten aus der Chemie”, you have two options:
1. The individual job advert with graphics, logos etc: Choosing this option you can decide on the layout and text length yourself. For examples of individual ads take a look at our online job market “Industry and public service”. Prices vary according to the ad's size. more

2. A small ad in the form of a continuous text without graphics, logos. etc: You can choose to publish the same announcement as from the list “Universities and Research Institutes” additionally as a small ad in the “News”. For a small ad in print we charge EUR 150 (+ tax). Please mention in your mail if you want an additional publication as a small ad in “News”.

You will occasionally find other vacant professorships on the Industry & Public Service job list.

Deadline for advertisements in the "Nachrichten aus der Chemie"

(The publication date of the news is always the first working day of the respective month)

"News" issue 09/2023

Closing date for advertisements: 08/17/2023

"News" issue 07-08/2023

Closing date for advertisements: 06/15/2023


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last modified: 01.06.2023 08:41 H from Y.Yasin