Research Hotel

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make us a part of your research journey

What is the CSSB Research Hotel?

Empowering the next generation of scientists is an integral element of the CSSB’s mission. To help young researchers who are looking to make the transition from post doc to independent principle investigator, CSSB is implementing a Research Hotel. This means that approximately 20% of the CSSB building has been reserved to host up to six external research groups. The CSSB Research Hotel is open to all applicants, regardless of whether they belong to a CSSB’s partner institute or another national or international research institute.

Generally, junior group leaders in charge of small research teams have the opportunity to join the CSSB for up to six years.

What does the CSSB Research Hotel offer?

       - Full integration into CSSB research activities and supported opportunities for
       - Privileged access to research infrastructures and core facilities
       - Active mentoring by senior principle investigators
       - CSSB supported training and funding opportunities

Who are we looking for?

Young Principle Investigators who have …

       - Significant postdoctoral accomplishments in CSSB relevant research fields and
         approaches, specifically in structural, systems or infection biology
       - An internationally competitive publication record
       - Research goals that align with the CSSB research portfolio

The CSSB may provide highly qualified candidates with advice in seeking and applying for third party funding opportunities to support their research endeavors.

How do I apply to become a member of the CSSB Research Hotel?

As an initial inquiry step, candidates are encouraged to submit a scientific resume and a letter of interest, for further evaluation.

Who do I contact?

Interested candidates should contact the CSSB office for more detailed information regarding the application process and to better understand the administrative and financial requirements:

Dr. Ina Plettner
CSSB Office
c/o DESY
Gebäude 61
Notkestr. 85, 22607 Hamburg