PhD positions at the International Max Planck Research School in Chemical and Molecular Biology, Dortmund, Germany
The International Max Planck Research School in Chemical and Molecular Biology (IMPRS-CMB) is looking for talented and motivated PhD candidates of all nationalities with an interest in
BIOCHEMICAL RECONSTITUTION • BIOCHEMISTRY • BIOLOGICAL INFORMATION PROCESSING • CELL BIOLOGY • CELL DIVISION: MITOSIS AND MEIOSIS • CELL FATE DECISIONS • CELL MORPHOLOGY • CELL SIGNALING • CHEMICAL BIOLOGY • CHEMICAL GENETICS • CHEMISTRY OF NATURAL PRODUCTS • CHROMATIN DYNAMICS AND REMODELLING • CRYO-ELECTRON MICROSCOPY • CYTOSKELETON • DRUG DEVELOPMENT • HOST-PATHOGEN INTERACTION • IDENTIFICATION OF SMALL MOLECULE TARGETS • INTERCELLULAR COMMUNICATION • NONLINEAR DYNAMICS • SMALL MOLECULE MODULATORS • STEM CELL BIOLOGY • STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY • SYNTHETIC BIOLOGY • SYNTHETIC CHEMISTRY • SYSTEMS BIOLOGY • THEORY OF COMPLEX SYSTEMS • UNNATURAL AMINO ACIDS
We expect excellent academic scores, prior research experience but most importantly commitment and enthusiasm to face the many challenges of a PhD project.
The IMPRS-CMB is a joint program between the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Physiology in Dortmund, the Technical University of Dortmund, the Ruhr University Bochum and the University of Duisburg-Essen. All four institutes are closely connected and located in the Ruhr Metropolitan Area, a vibrant, open and multicultural region in Germany.
The program was established over 15 years ago and has continuously provided excellent training for students from all over the world. We value independence, curiosity, ability to think out of the box and communication.
We offer a collaborative, interdisciplinary and young environment for students to set the foundations of their career.
• fully-funded PhD positions
• an international and exciting working atmosphere
• state-of-the-art research facilities
• an integrated training program that includes lectures, advanced scientific workshops, complementary skill courses and career development activities
• a mentoring program to guide and promote young scientists
DEADLINE: October 31st 2017
For more information and to apply, please visit us at www.imprs-cmb.mpg.de
The Max Planck Society is committed to offer equal opportunities regardless of gender, nationality or disabilities of the applicants.