People and opportunities

IPF is committed to the Diversity as an Opportunity Charter and stands for gender equality and equal treatment of people with disabilities and is certified as a family-friendly employer according to the Audit berufundfamilie®. Young scientists are are supported at all stages of their training and careers. 

Job offers

You can find job offers for current open positions from the scientific area to administration in our job portal. We are looking forward to receiving your application.

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Postdocs and Awardees

Outstanding young researchers find excellent conditions to establish research groups, based either on grants they got or on specific support programs of the IPF.

The close links to the Technische Universität Dresden, the institute's membership in DRESDEN-concept as well as the affiliation to the Leibniz Association provide additional opportunierties of support, mentoring, involvement in teaching activities, etc.

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Chances for Students

The Leibniz Institute of Polymer Research Dresden offers excellent possibilities for Ph.D. and diploma/master students as well as for undergraduate students/trainees at different stages of education.

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We offer the possibility of training as a chemical laboratory assistant, biotechnologist or process mechanic for plastics and rubber technology.

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