PhD Positions:
Gene Regulation, Epigenetics & Genome Stability

Institute of Molecular Biology gGmbH (IMB)

The International PhD Programme on Gene Regulation, Epigenetics & Genome Stability (IPP) in Mainz invites you to apply for PhD positions in our groups at Institute of Molecular Biology (IMB), Mainz University and its University Medical Center.

Our PhD positions are open for students from all over the world. They come along with generous remuneration and the opportunity to participate in state-of-the-art scientific and soft skills training.

We offer about 10 projects in our summer call 2017. Major research fields addressed are:

  • Genome stability & DNA repair
  • Epigenetics & Gene Regulation
  • Computational Biology & Omics

Mainz is a charming student city located in the cosmopolitan Rhine-Main area in Western Germany. Frankurt airport (20 minutes away) connects you to the world, the Upper Middle Rhine Valley (world heritage) to nature and the rich local culture.

APPLY BY 16 June 2017

Deadline for registration: 16 June 2017
Starting date: 1 November 2017 or later

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