The Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine in the Helmholtz Association (MDC) in Berlin, Germany, jointly with Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and Freie Universität Berlin, offers fully funded PhD positions to candidates wishing to pursue research doctorate training in the fields of
Cardiovascular Research, Cancer Research, Tumor Immunology, Developmental Biology, Medical Systems Biology, Mathematical Modeling, Structural Biology, Neurobiology, Biophysics, Bioinformatics, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Genetics, Genomics and others.
This is a unique opportunity to develop your research career at the cutting edge of fundamental molecular biology and translational medicine in one of our 65 basic or clinical research groups. Join our community of 400 international PhD students and enjoy living and studying in the heart of Europe, Berlin, one of the most vibrant European capitals!
The Graduate School organizes structured PhD training in a supportive and international environment. The curriculum offers advanced research training, annual PhD retreats, travel grants for external courses, summer schools, and conferences, besides a framework program for personal and career development.
We are looking for candidates of any nationality, who hold or expect to obtain a research Master degree or German diploma not later than August 2019. The MDC accepts applications from students with degrees in chemistry, biology, molecular medicine, and related subjects as well as students from quantitative sciences (including computer science, engineering, mathematics or physics) for biophysical or theoretical PhD projects. The working language of the program is English. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply via our application portal. Application deadline is 4 January 2019.