Application Process closed!
We are currently recruiting for open positions in Berlin, for PhD student positions that are funded for initially three years. Candidates are generally expected to hold a Masters degree in a relevant subject (e.g. molecular biology, biochemistry, biological engineering, biophysics, bioinformatics, computational and systems biology).
Before you start your application process you need to register via our admissions system.
You will be required to submit the following documents:
You can also submit additional documents:
Application deadline is September 15, 2018. You are welcome to apply after the deadline but we cannot guarantee that your application will still be fully considered. You can select up to three topics you are interested in; shortlisted candidates will be invited to introduce themselves at a matching and recruitment event in Berlin in November. The starting date of the program is January 2019.
Please feel free to contact our PIs for more information about individual projects!
[The official job posting in German at the Humboldt University website can be found here: