PhD fellowships from the International Graduate School in Development Health and Disease are on offer.
The participating research groups use microbial, plant and animal model systems to investigate cell biological and genetic mechanisms whose perturbation during the life cycle of an organism results in disease.
The three-year program starts with a six-month rotation and course period, followed by a PhD project in one of the participating groups.
Seminars and training courses complement the research work. Comprehensive support is provided throughout the program. The program language is English.
Applications are invited from highly qualified and motivated students of any nationality.
Fellowship Application Eligibility Criteria:
BSc and/ or MSc in biological sciences
Accepted students will receive a laptop computer and 500 EUR to get started in Cologne. Monthly stipend is 1100 - 1400 EUR tax free. No tuition fees are charged.