Do you want to join our multidisciplinary team in Luxembourg to help us achieve our goals in Parkinson’s disease research? Currently, we are seeking new team members for the following positions:


Post-Doctoral Researcher with focus on Scientific Project Management (M/F)

  • Fixed-term contract 48 months, renewable
  • Full time position (40h/week)
  • Employee status (start date: 1 April 2019)
  • Ref.: 5P4-140016

Your Role

  • Conduct research activities, in support of clinical/biomedical research for precision medicine in Parkinson’s disease.
  • Support the Coordinator and the Principal Investigators in the scientific development and execution of the research programme.
  • Follow up on the scientific activities and communication with the scientific community.
  • Ensure the development of scientific extensions to the research programme, including international collaborations.
  • Organize project events, such as scientific symposia and annual programme meetings, project committee and scientific advisory board meetings.
  • Take care of scientific monitoring and scientific reporting to the scientific advisory board and the national funding agency.
  • Engage in outreach activities to raise public awareness and support fundraising to gain further financial support by public and private funders.
  • Serve as contact person of the research programme.
  • Network with researchers and stakeholders to conduct fundamental and clinical research.
  • Perform other tasks within the framework of this position.

Please contact Dr. Lars Geffers (lars.geffers [at] uni.lu) for further details

Your profile

  • PhD degree in the natural/life sciences, or human medicine and practical experience in healthcare/science management, especially project management.
  • Highly organized and a good coordinator, motivated and flexible.
  • Reliable, efficient, and proactive in your work.
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, solid stakeholder management and strong communication skills.
  • Ability to quickly adapt and effectively organize, prioritize, and execute tasks in a highly dynamic environment with attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to accomplish multiple tasks within deadlines.
  • Excellent oral and written skills in English. Additional good knowledge of German, French, and Luxembourgish are considered an asset.
  • High level competency in MS Office

Please follow the link to apply on the Job Portal of the University of Luxembourg.