PhD candidates (f/m/d) | Molecular Organ Biology

Max-Planck-Institut für Herz- und Lungenforschung - W. G. Kerckhoff-Institut, Bad Nauheim

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Wissenschaftlicher Nachwuchs

Developmental and Evolutionary Biology & Genetics Immunobiology and Infection Biology & Medicine Physiology


Stellenangebot vom 4. Dezember 2020

The International Max Planck Research School for Molecular Organ Biology (IMPRS-MOB) offers fully funded PhD positions to talented and enthusiastic students holding a relevant Master‘s degree. The IMPRS for Molecular Organ Biology is an excellent graduate program hosted by the MPI for Heart and Lung Research in Bad Nauheim and works in close collaboration with Goethe University (Frankfurt) and Justus Liebig University (Gießen). We are dedicated to train, mentor and educate young and talented doctoral students in life sciences and beyond. The PhD program brings together experts from all over the world and provides a vibrant scientific environment throughout your PhD. 

We are now inviting outstanding students to APPLY as PhD candidates!

You will participate in a three-year professional graduate school program including lectures, dedicated seminars, methods courses and retreats, and you will benefit from the scientific offerings of the Max Planck Institute and the affiliated universities. The international and multi-disciplinary approach of the program covers cellular and molecular aspects that control physiological and pathophysiological processes of organ systems. We promote cross-frontier thinking and scientific networking and provide an optimal environment for young and talented scientists to start an academic career in the field of life sciences.

Successful candidates can choose a cutting-edge research project in the field of

  • Development
  • Remodeling and Regeneration
  • Stem Cell Biology
  • Developmental Genetics
  • Translational Research
  • Cancer
  • Metabolism

Applicants should hold an MSc by October 2021 with a strong background in biological sciences, biochemistry, medicine, pharmacy or a related discipline.

What do we offer?

  • An international and structured PhD program taught in English
  • Friendly and multi-disciplinary environment
  • Excellent career opportunities
  • State-of-the-art facilities and cutting-edge research projects
  • Feedback, guidance and mentorship by an individual Thesis Advisory Committee
  • Fully funded PhD position


Send us your application and join our vibrant scientific hub! Deadline for submitting your application via our online application platform on our website is January 31st 2021.

All interviews will take place remotely in April 2021 and accepted candidates start no later than October 2021.

International Max Planck Research School for Molecular Organ Biology
Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research
Ludwigstr. 43
61231 Bad Nauheim

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