Scientist working for Technology Transfer

Weierstrass Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics, Leibniz Institute in Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V.
Job Description: 

The Weierstrass Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics (WIAS) is an institute of the Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V. (FVB). The FVB comprises eight non-university research institutes in Berlin which are funded by the federal and state governments. The research institutes are members of the Leibniz Association.

WIAS invites applications for a Scientist starting at September, 1st 2011 (Ref. 11/07).

For the development of an extended dissemination concept you play an important role in the dialogue between scientists of the institute and an external technology transfer agency as well as users from industry, economy and science.This requires a profound understanding of the mathematical research topics as well as of the of main application areas of the institute. The conceptional work implies among others aspects of screening and assessment of technology as well as the development of dissemination strategies. Furthermore you take part in marketing activities and you are involved in preparing and conducting presentation of the institute at exhibitions.

Condition of employment is the graduation in one of the scientific areas (preferably mathematics, physics or engineering sciences), which are related to the described working tasks.

Please direct your queries to Dr. T. Köhler (

The appointment is limited to March, 31st, 2014. The salary is according to the TvoeD scale.

The Weierstrass Institute is an equal opportunity employer. We explicitly encourage female researchers to apply for the offered position. Among equally qualified applicants, disabled candidates will be given preference.

As far as possible we ask to avoid sending application papers by e-mail. Applicants should send curriculum vitae and photocopies of certificates, including a cover letter quoting Ref. 11/07, by June, 10th 2011, to:

Prof. Dr. J. Sprekels
Director of the Weierstrass Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics
Mohrenstr. 39
10117 Berlin

Job Categories: 
Universities and colleges
Research institutes
Postdoctoral fellowships
Graduate student fellowships
Deadline for Application: 
Jun 10 2011