|| Application Deadline: April 22nd 2019
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
BIOCHEMISTRY • BIOPHYSICS • CANCER BIOLOGY • CELL BIOLOGY • CHEMICAL BIOLOGY • DRUG DISCOVERY • MOLECULAR BIOLOGY • NETWORK BIOLOGY • STEM CELL BIOLOGY • STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY • SYNTHETIC BIOLOGY • SYSTEMS BIOLOGY
Topics and methods on offer include:
BACTERIAL TOXINS • CELL SIGNALING • CELLULAR STRESS • CHEMICAL SYNTHESIS • CRYO-ELECTRON MICROSCOPY • GENETIC ENGINEERING • IDENTIFICATION OF SMALL MOLECULE TARGETS • NEURODEGENERATIVE DISEASES • ORGANELLES AND INTERORGANELLE COMMUNICATION • PHASE TRANSITION • POST-TRANSLATIONAL MODIFICATIONS • PROTEIN-RNA INTERACTION • PROTEOSTASIS • SMALL MOLECULE MODULATORS • STEM CELL DIFFERENTIATION AND RENEWAL • ULTRASTRUCTURE OF MUSCLES
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 (MPI-MP), the Technical University (TU) Dortmund, the Ruhr University Bochum (RUB) and the University of Duisburg-Essen (UDE). 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 high quality training in the field of life sciences combined with a collaborative, interdisciplinary and young environment, where students can lay the foundations for their future 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
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 irrespective of gender, nationality or disabilities of the applicants.