Distinguished PKS Postdoctoral Fellows

Distinguished PKS Postdoctoral Fellows and Junior Professors

Distinguished PKS postdoctoral fellows are young (under 35) but experienced postdoctoral fellows. They conduct independent research which complements and adds to the variety of topics currently studied in the field of the physics of complex systems our institute. These positions are limited to three years. PKS fellows often leave the institute for a tenured academic university position worldwide. 

Current Distinguished PKS Postdoctoral Fellows


Former Distinguished PKS Postdoctoral Fellows


Dr. Robert Johne
moved to a position in research and development
Dr. Alexander Croy
moved to staff position at TU Dresden
moved to staff position at MPIPKS
moved to staff position at MPIPKS
moved to lecturer position at Imperial College London
moved to Freie Universitaet Berlin
moved to faculty position at Imperial College London
moved to staff position at MPIPKS
moved to staff position at Budapest UT
moved to faculty position at TU Darmstadt
moved to head of group position at MPIPKS
moved to faculty position at U Regensburg
moved to facutly position at RWTH Aachen
moved to lecturer position at QMU London
moved to faculty position at U Kassel
moved to faculty position at Massey U
moved to staff position at Saha INP Calcutta

Junior Professors are appointed jointly by a German university where they teach, and by our institute from which their salary comes and where they conduct their research with access to all our facilities.

Former Junior Professor


moved to faculty position at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum