The Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona) is recruiting highly motivated and talented students to its International PhD Programme. A total of 9 doctoral fellowships are available for the academic year 2016-2017, thanks to the generous support of “la Caixa” Foundation and the MINECO (“Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad”), through the “Contratos predoctorales Severo-Ochoa para la Formación de doctores” 2016.
The Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona) is an independent, non-profit institution for basic and applied biomedical research,jointly developed by the Government of Catalonia and the University of Barcelona, and located at the Barcelona Science Park, situated on the Diagonal Campus of the University of Barcelona.
IRB Barcelona currently consists of 23 research groups, organized into five programmes:
Well-equipped laboratories are complemented by a network of technical services, including advanced optical microscopy, nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR), proteomics and transcriptomics units, a high-throughput crystallography platform and an animal facility. Our researchers work in a stimulating, multidisciplinary environment promoting research of excellence in biomedicine at the interface between structural biology, chemistry and biology.