The Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition is committed to fundamental legal and economic research on processes of innovation and competition and their regulation. As an independent
research institution, we provide evidence-based research results to academia, policy makers, the private sector, as well as the general public.
The department of Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. Reto M. Hilty announces the opening of positions as
Senior Research Fellow / Postdoc (m/f/div)
initially limited to two years
This position is located within the intellectual property department of the Institute which focuses on the incentives, determinants, and implications of innovation. Within the realm of the department’s
research on sustainability and life sciences
, we are looking for postdocs who are interested in the field of nutrition
, including – but not limited to – food production,
safety and security, agriculture, “green” biotechnology, and plant sciences. Based on the premise, that new technologies are one of the most promising ways to eradicate the world’s nutrition problems,
the Institute has established a new research area to investigate the legal and regulatory challenges for innovation, competition, and technology transfer in that field.
We are looking for
To strengthen our team, we are looking for senior research fellow/postdocs with a background in law and a passion for technology who would like to work on issues of innovation and competition in the above
mentioned research areas. Knowledge of intellectual property and/or competition law is an advantage.
The gross salary is based on the Collective Agreement for the Public Service (TVöD).
You are interested?
The Max Planck Society seeks to increase the number of women in those areas where they are under-represented and therefore explicitly encourages women to apply. The Max Planck Society is committed to employing more handicapped individuals and especially encourages them to apply.
Please upload your documents as PDF files before June 19th, 2022
via the application link
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