A PhD program for Future Leaders in Science

Integrating Biology, Physics, Chemistry and Computer Science, the International Max Planck Research School for Cell, Developmental, and Systems Biology trains talented young researchers seeking a doctoral degree. Housed at three sites in Dresden, our PhD students work with top scientists from over 50 nations to ask: How do cells form tissues and organisms? Our PhD students show tremendous passion for cross-disciplinary science and pursue new directions in research. This site introduces you to our Predocs, Group Leaders, and Program. Learn more in a nutshell about our blend of quality research and fast-paced learning. If you have the drive and discipline to succeed in this environment, we encourage you to apply.


ANNOUNCEMENT | 2021 Student Research Internships

15 October 2020

Bachelor & Master students encouraged to apply 15.10.2020 - 31.01.2021


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THESIS DEFENSE | Stefan Golfier

5 October 2020

“Cell cycle-specific DNA loop extrusion by cohesin and condensin"

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Applications are welcome anytime.