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Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­si­tät Dres­den - Faculty of Psy­cho­logy, Insti­tute of Cli­ni­cal Psy­cho­logy and Psy­cho­the­rapy, Chair of Cli­ni­cal Psy­cho­logy and Beha­vio­ral Neu­ro­sci­ence

The TU Dres­den is one of ele­ven Ger­man uni­ver­si­ties that were iden­ti­fied as an “excel­lence uni­ver­sity”. TUD has about 36.500 stu­dents and almost 5319 employees, 507 pro­fes­sors among them, and, thus, is the lar­gest uni­ver­sity in Sax­ony, today.

Having been com­mit­ted to sci­en­ces and the engi­nee­ring before the reuni­fi­ca­tion of Ger­many, TU Dres­den now is a multi-disci­pline uni­ver­sity, also offe­ring huma­nities and social sci­en­ces as well as medi­cine.

Rese­arch Asso­ciate / Post­doc

(Sub­ject to per­so­nal qua­li­fi­ca­tion employees are remu­ne­ra­ted accord­ing to salary group E 13 TV-L)

At the Insti­tute of Cli­ni­cal Psy­cho­logy and Psy­cho­the­rapy the Chair of Cli­ni­cal Psy­cho­logy and Beha­vio­ral Neu­ro­sci­ence is offe­ring a posi­tion star­ting Octo­ber 1, 2021. The posi­tion is limi­ted for 3 years with the option of exten­sion. The period of employ­ment is gover­ned by the Fixed Term Rese­arch Con­tracts Act (Wis­sen­schafts­zeit­ver­trags­ge­setz - WissZeitVG). The posi­tion aims at obtai­ning fur­ther aca­de­mic qua­li­fi­ca­tion (e.g. habi­li­ta­tion the­sis). Balan­cing family and career is an important issue. The post is gene­rally sui­ta­ble for can­di­da­tes see­king part-time employ­ment. Please indi­cate your request in your app­li­ca­tion.

The chair inves­ti­ga­tes the neural bases of socio-affec­tive and -cogni­tive pro­ces­ses, their alte­ra­ti­ons in psy­cho­pa­tho­logy and plasti­city through psy­cho­the­ra­peu­tic inter­ven­tion. As one of Ger­many’s excel­lence uni­ver­si­ties, TU Dres­den offers out­stan­ding rese­arch infra­st­ruc­ture with the Neu­ro­ima­ging Cen­ter (3 Tesla MRI, MRI-com­pa­ti­ble 64-chanal EEG- and peri­pheral phy­sio­logy-sys­tems, TMS, Mul­ti­com­pu­ter-Lab for beha­vio­ral assess­ments).

Work­ing field:

At the Insti­tute of Clin­ical Psy­cho­logy and Psy­cho­ther­apy the Chair of Clin­ical Psy­cho­logy and Beha­vi­oral Neur­os­cience is offer­ing a pos­i­tion start­ing Octo­ber 1, 2021. The pos­i­tion is lim­ited for 3 years with the option of exten­sion. The period of employ­ment is gov­erned by the Fixed Term Research Con­tracts Act (Wis­senschaft­szeitver­trags­ge­setz - Wis­sZeitVG). The pos­i­tion aims at obtain­ing fur­ther aca­demic qual­i­fic­a­tion (e.g. habil­it­a­tion thesis). Bal­an­cing fam­ily and career is an import­ant issue. The post is gen­er­ally suit­able for can­did­ates seek­ing part-time employ­ment. Please indic­ate your request in your applic­a­tion.

The chair invest­ig­ates the neural bases of socio-affect­ive and -cog­nit­ive pro­cesses, their alter­a­tions in psy­cho­path­o­logy and plas­ti­city through psy­cho­thera­peutic inter­ven­tion. As one of Ger­many’s excel­lence uni­versit­ies, TU Dresden offers out­stand­ing research infra­struc­ture with the Neuroima­ging Cen­ter (3 Tesla MRI, MRI-com­pat­ible 64-chanal EEG- and peri­pheral physiology-sys­tems, TMS, Mul­ticom­puter-Lab for beha­vi­oral assess­ments).

  • sci­entific teach­ing and research activ­it­ies
  • study coordin­a­tion
clin­ical-dia­gnostic inter­views, exper­i­mental/neur­os­cientific stud­ies
  • super­vi­sion of stu­dents and stu­dents theses
  • data ana­lysis
  • sci­entific pub­lish­ing
  • con­tri­bu­tion to plan­ning and exe­cu­tion of courses in the Mas­ter pro­gram Clin­ical Psy­cho­logy and Psy­cho­ther­apy and par­ti­cip­a­tion in aca­demic ser­vices and admin­is­tra­tion. Own research and pub­lic­a­tion ini­ti­at­ives are expli­citly sup­por­ted.


  • uni­versity and PhD degree
  • pub­lic­a­tions in inter­na­tional peer-reviewed journ­als
  • exper­i­ence in neur­os­cientific meth­od­o­logy (fMRI, EEG, fNIRS)
  • interest in clin­ical-psy­cho­lo­gical and psy­cho­ther­apy research
  • sub­stan­tial expert­ise in stat­ist­ics, exper­i­mental psy­cho­logy and clin­ical dia­gnostics
  • very good com­mu­nic­a­tion, organ­iz­a­tion and team­work­ing skills
  • work­ing hour flex­ib­il­ity and pro­fes­sional hand­ling of patient con­tacts
  • expert­ise in or will­ing­ness to learn pro­gram­ming lan­guages (e.g. MAT­LAB).
Star­ted/advanced train­ing in psy­cho­ther­apy is advant­age­ous and good know­ledge of Ger­man is advant­age­ous.

What we of­fer:

For ques­ti­ons please con­tact Prof. Dr. Phil­ipp Kanske (

How to ap­ply:

Applic­a­tions from women are par­tic­u­larly wel­come. The same applies to people with dis­ab­il­it­ies.

Please send your com­pre­hens­ive applic­a­tion (CV, study doc­u­ments, let­ters of ref­er­ence etc.) by July 28, 2021 (stamped arrival date of the uni­versity cent­ral mail ser­vice applies) via the TU Dresden Secure­Mail Portal by send­ing it as a single pdf doc­u­ment to

or by mail to

TU Dresden
Fak­ultät Psy­cho­lo­gie
Insti­tut für Klin­is­che Psy­cho­lo­gie und Psy­cho­ther­apie
Pro­fes­sur für Klin­is­che Psy­cho­lo­gie und Beha­vi­or­ale Neurowis­senschaft
Herrn Prof. Dr. Phil­ipp Kanske
Helm­holtz­str. 10
01069 Dresden.

Please sub­mit cop­ies only, as your applic­a­tion will not be returned to you. Expenses incurred in attend­ing inter­views can­not be reim­bursed.

Ref­er­ence to data pro­tec­tion: Your data pro­tec­tion rights, the pur­pose for which your data will be pro­cessed, as well as fur­ther inform­a­tion about data pro­tec­tion is avail­able to you on the web­site: