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Application

Deadlines

April 15th - May 15th 2022 (application).
Interview day for candidates that got a positive answer after the first round will take place on 11th and 12th of July 2022.

Only online applications are accepted. The application on the DocGS platform(link is external) opens in April and October, one month before each biannual deadline.

The application form consists of several sections covering personal data, educational background, English skills, letter of motivation and scientific interest. In order to strengthen the application supporting information may be also added, such as awards, publications, memberships, research experience or other relevant skills.


Application/selection timeline for Winter term:

  • Online application platform will open on April 15.
  • Closing date for application is May 15 (24:00 Central European Time).
  • Interview day will take place on 11th and 12th of July.
  • Accepted candidates should start their research project in October.

Application/selection timeline for Summer term:

  • Online application platform will open on October 15.
  • Closing date for application is November 15 (24:00 Central European Time).
  • Interview day will take place on February 14th and 15th, 2022.
  • Accepted candidates should start their research project in April.

Available projects for external candidates

Vacant PhD positions for external candidates applying for Winter term 2022/23 are available in the research groups listed in the table below. Details on the research carried out in each group can be found here(link is external).

External candidates can give their preference also to groups not listed in the table. However, we cannot guarantee that groups other than those listed below will be able to accept external candidates. It is therefore advisable to contact the preferred research groups directly, prior to submitting the application.

   
Name Research Area
Djabali, Karima Dermatology
Busch, Dirk Infection/Immunology
Gerhard, Markus Oncology
Koch, Kathrin Neuroscience
Krüger, Achim Oncology (click here for a link to an open position at the lab)
Kupatt Jeremias, Christian Cardiovascular
Nawroth, Roman Oncology/Urology
Ntziachristos, Vasilis Imaging
Protzer, Ulrike Immunology
Ruland, Jürgen Molecular Medicine
Saur, Dieter Oncology