The German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE) is a world-leading internationally oriented research center, committed to discovering new approaches to prevent and treat neurodegenerative diseases. To this end, researchers at ten DZNE sites across Germany pursue a translational and interdisciplinary strategy comprising five interconnected areas: fundamental research, clinical research, health care research, population health science, and systems medicine.

Student research assistant – “studentische Hilfskraft” (f/m/d) for the Image and Data Analysis Facility (IDAF) in the Core Research Facilities & Services

Code: 1030/2021/12

for 32h/month, which can be arranged freely during normal working hours.

Ideally, the candidates would be interested in a long-time commitment (e.g. first semester students).

Your tasks

The student will support the staff of the IDAF facility with projects in applied data science and signal processing.  For example design, test, and implement workflows for the automated analysis of high-dimensional data (detection of objects in microscopic images, feature engineering, supervised and unsupervised learning (classification/clustering), and predictive modeling)



Ideally the candidate should  speak English and has some knowledge about Artificial Inteligence, machine learning and/or Deep learning (i.e. student of physics, mathematics, informatics or bioinformatics).

For further information regarding the advertised position, please contact Dr. Fernandes (tel: +49 (0) 228 43302 – 638).

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Contact details

Dr. Miguel Fernandes

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Contract length


Payment, social benefits

Application deadline

January 10th, 2022

The DZNE is an equal opportunity employer. It is committed to employing more disabled individuals and especially encourages them to apply.