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PhD Positions

Open Projects

This is a list of currently 17 group leaders who are intending to recruit in the PhD Application and potential projects they’re offering.

Please note: this list will be constantly updated. Therefore, in your application you are welcome to include other groups of your interest.

Portrait Ellen Adams

Ellen Adams

Open Project
  • Prevention of Intrinsically Disordered Protein Aggregation with Solvent Tuning: Unraveling the Role of Water in Condensate Aging
    Preferred Course of Study/Expertise of Candidate: Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Physics
    → Detailed information as PDF
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Martin Bornhäuser

Open Project
  • Metabolic adaptation in the hematopoietic microenvironment during leukemic transformation
    Preferred Course of Study/Expertise of Candidate: Molecular Biology, Biology
    → Detailed information as PDF
Portrait Henrik Bringmann

Henrik Bringmann

Open Project
Portrait Federico Calegari

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Federico Calegari

Open Project
Portrait Christian Dahmann

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Christian Dahmann

Open Project
  • Biomechanical properties of the extracellular matrix driving the shaping of tissues
    Preferred Course of Study/Expertise of Candidate: Biology/Physics
    → Detailed information as PDF
Portrait Natalie Dye

Natalie Dye

Open Project
  • Transient tissue folds as a morphogenetic mechanism
    Preferred Course of Study/Expertise of Candidate: Cell or Developmental Biology, with some Experience with Programming, Image Analysis, and/or Physical Modeling
Portrait Elisabeth Fischer-Friedrich

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Elisabeth Fischer-Friedrich

Open Project
  • Measurement of changes in membrane and actin cortex tension upon induced cell deformation
    Preferred Course of Study/Expertise of Candidate: Physics or Biological Physics
    → Detailed information as PDF
Portrait Anthony Gavalas

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Anthony Gavalas

Open Projects
  • Mechanisms of human beta cell maturation
    Preferred Course of Study/Expertise of Candidate: Cell culture experience, preferably with human pluripotent stem cells, molecular biology and imaging
    → Detailed information as PDF
  • Pancreatic islet mini organs for diabetes cell therapy
    Preferred Course of Study/Expertise of Candidate: Cell culture experience, preferably with human pluripotent stem cells, molecular biology and imaging
    → Detailed information as PDF
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Hanno Glimm

Open Project
  • Deciphering the role of intra-tumor heterogeneity in treatment response for patient stratification
    Preferred Course of Study/Expertise of Candidate: Bioinformatics and Cancer Biology, Molecular Biology or Biochemistry
Portrait Alf Honigmann

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Alf Honigmann

Open Project
  • In vitro reconstitution of tight junction assembly and structure
    Preferred Course of Study/Expertise of Candidate: Biochemistry, Biophysics, Molecular Cell Biology
Portrait Karsten Kretschmer

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Karsten Kretschmer

Open Project
Portrait Nils Kröger

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Nils Kröger

Open Project
  • The mechanisms of vesicle-mediated silica morphogenesis in diatoms
    Preferred Course of Study/Expertise of Candidate: protein biochemistry (strong), molecular genetics, molecular cell biology
Portrait Andreas Linkermann

Andreas Linkermann

Open Project
  • Investigations of the immunogenicity of necroptosis and ferroptosis
    Preferred Course of Study/Expertise of Candidate: The ideal candidate is experienced with cell culture work, flow cytometry and western blotting. Expertise in working with mice is welcome.
    → Detailed information as PDF
Portrait Felix Müller-Planitz

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Felix Müller-Planitz

Open Project
  • The nucleosome organization of the genome – under constant assault by transcription and cellular aging
    Preferred Course of Study/Expertise of Candidate: The ideal candidate loves epigenetics, and has wet-biochem experience in genomics, and has experience with R programming and bioinformatic analyses of genomic datasets
    → Detailed information as PDF
Portrait Nicolay Ninov

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Nikolay Ninov

Open Project
Portrait Stephan Speier

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Stephan Speier

Open Project
  • Cellular mechanisms of intra-organ crosstalk in diabetes
    Preferred Course of Study/Expertise of Candidate: Cell Biology and/or Physiology, Medicine with interest and/or expertise in live cell imaging
    → Detailed information as PDF
Portrait Yixin Zhang

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Yixin Zhang

Open Projects

PhD Application

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