The Max Planck Institute for Brain Research (MPI for Brain Research) in Frankfurt/Main is a vibrant research institution in the field of basic biological and medical research, with a focus on understanding the functions of the brain’s circuits. Our institute has approx. 250 employees in three research departments and four research groups, as well as several service units.

The Laurent Department investigates brain circuits in animal models, such as turtles, lizards and cephalopods, to identify evolutionarily conserved principles of brain function. We are looking for a

Student assistant (m/f/d)

to join our group for 2 months or longer.

Your responsibilities:

You will help with the inventory of the Laurent department

Your profile:

  • Currently enrolled for a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree at the Goethe university
  • Good communication skills and good knowledge of English and German
  • Ability to work 20 hours per week

We offer you:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Cafeteria / bistro in the institute
  • Good connections to public transportation

The Max-Planck Society is committed to increasing the number of individuals with disabilities in its workforce and therefore encourages applications from such qualified individuals. Furthermore, the Max Planck Society seeks to increase the number of women in those areas where they are underrepresented and therefore explicitly encourages women to apply.

The compatibility of work and family is very important to us; among other things, we offer the possibility of childcare in the immediately neighboring Kita Kairos. For more information, please visit our homepage.

The Max Planck Society aims to increase the proportion of women in areas where they are underrepresented. Women are therefore expressly encouraged to apply. The Max Planck Society strives to employ more severely disabled people. Applications from severely disabled persons are expressly encouraged.

We look forward to receive your complete and conclusive application documents with details of your earliest possible starting date in a PDF document by July the 31st 2024 on our application platform:

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