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PhD Positions

Recruiting Group Leaders

Currently the following group leaders intend to take part in the PhD Fall Selection 2020 (other group leaders might decide later on to participate, please check back regularly for updated information):

© Katrin Boes

Simon Alberti

Cell, Molecular and Developmental Biology / Biochemistry Organization of cytoplasm across space and time

Hayder Amin

Biomedicine / Bioengineering and Biomaterials Plasticity Models for Aging and Neurodegeneration

Stefan Diez

Bioengineering and Biomaterials / Biophysics Molecular transport in cell biology and nanotechnology

Karim Fahmy

Biophysics Structural basis of biological switches and biomolecular recognition

© Stephan Wiegand

Rolf Jessberger

Biomedicine / Biochemistry Chromosome Dynamics and Hematopoietic Cell Biology


Gerd Kempermann

Biomedicine / Cell, Molecular and Developmental Biology Adult neurogenesis

Henning Morawietz

Biomedicine Endothelium and cardiovascular diseases

© Jan Greune

Felix Müller-Planitz

Biophysics / Biochemistry Chromatin: its biogenesis and its cellular functions


James Sáenz

Bioengineering and Biomaterials Synthetic Membrane Biology


Tatiana Sandoval Guzmán

Cell, Molecular and Developmental Biology / Regenerative and Degenerative Biology Vertebrate tissue repair and regeneration

Mirko Schmidt

Biomedicine / Biochemistry Understanding the brain and curing its diseases

Michele Solimena

Biomedicine Cell Biology of Pancreatic Beta Cells


Jared Sterneckert

Biomedicine / Cell, Molecular and Developmental Biology iPS Cells and Neurodegenerative Disease

Tomohisa Toda

Biomedicine / Cell, Molecular and Developmental Biology Nuclear architecture in the long-term maintenance of brain function and brain aging

Ben Wielockx

Biomedicine The role of oxygen sensors during physiological and pathological processes in mice