Job Offers at DESY

At DESY Photon Science in Hamburg (Germany), the high brilliance synchrotron radiation source PETRA III provides short-wavelength X-ray radiation of especially high brilliance. In addition the free-electron laser FLASH offers extreme short and intense pulses in the soft X-ray regime. Structural studies, especially using X-ray spectroscopy and diffraction, represent a main field of research at DESY Photon Science.

The light sources and research groups at DESY Photon Science offer excellent research opportunities – from physics, chemistry, nano and life science to materials research.

All this unique light sources open up exciting new possibilities at DESY Photon Science. If you are interested in an


please get in touch with the DESY Human Resources Department
(HR - 'DESY Personalabteilung' direct contact)

DESY is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and encourages applications from women.

Please note: Salaries and benefits are commensurate with public service organisations (TVöD = Tarifvertrag für den öffentlichen Dienst).

Bachelor Diploma/ Master/ PhD Theses

We are always looking for students interested in DESY Photon Science. Please contact Dr. Tim Laarmann (