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
ADVANCED FLUORESCENCE MICROSCOPY • BIFURCATION ANALYSIS • BIOCHEMISTRY • CELL-BASED ASSAYS • CELL BIOLOGY • CELL IDENTITY • CELL SIGNALING • CHEMICAL BIOLOGY • CHROMATIN DYNAMICS AND REMODELLING • CRYO-EM • CYTOSKELETON • EPIGENETICS • GENES AND CHROMOSOMES • IN VITRO RECONSTITUTION • LIVE CELL IMAGING • NETWORKS • NEURODEGENERATIVE DISEASES • PATTERN FORMATION • POST TRANSLATIONAL MODIFICATION • PROTEIN AGGREGATION • PROTEIN ENGINEERING • PROTEIN-NUCLEIC ACID INTERACTIONS • PROTEIN QUALITY CONTROL • PROTEIN REGULATION: MODIFICATION AND TURNOVER • PROTEIN STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION • REVERSE ENGINEERING OF BIOCHEMICAL NETWORKS • SELF ORGANIZATION• SIGNALING PATHWAYS • SPATIAL ORGANIZATION • STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY • SYNTHETIC BIOLOGY• SYSTEMS BIOLOGY • THEORY OF COMPLEX SYSTEMS • UBIQUITIN/UBIQUITYLATION • 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: April 30th 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.