Junior scientists from accelerator physics are invited to participate in the development, construction and operation of accelerator facilities (FLASH, PETRA III, European XFEL, ILC, PITZ). DESY fellowships in accelerator physics are granted for a period of two years, with the possibility to prolong it for another year. Salaries commensurate with those of public service organisations in Germany. DESY has laboratories at two sites, in Hamburg and in Zeuthen near Berlin. Applicants may indicate at which location they would prefer to work.


DESY fellowships in accelerator physics are awarded twice a year. Interested physicists, who have recently completed their Ph.D. are invited to send their application, including their scientific career history and the usual documents (CV, list of publications, copies of university degrees, reference letters) until 31 March or 30 September. Please use our Online application portal and indicate the Code: MFE001/2018.