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Become a part of the Senckenberg Family

The Senckenberg Gesellschaft für Naturforschung (SGN) was founded in 1817 and counts among the most important research facilities in the field of biological diversity. At eleven locations all over Germany, scientists from nearly 40 nations conduct top-of-the-line, international research in the areas of biosciences, biodiversity research, and geosciences. The headquarters are located in Frankfurt, the metropolis on the Main River in the heart of Germany. This is also the location of one of Senckenberg’s best-known institutions, the Senckenberg Natural History Museum.

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“Living and working together at Senckenberg”

Whether in an internship, as a student assistant, during your scientific thesis or doctoral work, as technical assistance, or in the administrative field – we offer diverse opportunities at all career levels for a vocational future in an international and professional environment.

As an attractive employer in the research sector, Senckenberg offers interesting tasks with creative freedom for your own ideas and engagement. You will be integrated in motivated, dynamic teams with flat hierarchies and a positive business culture. With numerous measures we actively promote the compatibility of family and job as well as equal opportunities for women and people with disabilities. In addition, there are a number of offers to enhance our communal spirit, which are gladly and actively taken advantage of by our employees.

If you are interested in working at the Senckenberg Gesellschaft für Naturforschung, please send your complete and compelling application documents (as a single PDF file) to

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