Join the IMPRS CellDevoSys!

Our IMPRS trains young researchers who see their future in science. Our core program is for top-notch candidates pursuing a doctoral degree. There are also multiple opportunities beyond the PhD Program, so you can get to know us at different stages of your education:

PhD Program

Candidates with an excellent University degree who are interested in pursuing challenging scientific doctoral studies may directly apply for PhD Program admission. Our research group leaders recruit annually each the Spring.

Apply starting

Oct 2017!

Student InternshipsFor motivated undergraduate students looking to add a truly exciting research experience to university studies, we offer Student Research Internships.Apply starting Sept 2017!
Summer SchoolOur Summer School invites undergraduate students to learn to apply their computational/quantitative background to biological systems.
BSc & MSc Thesis ProjectsBachelor & Master-level students may seek suitable thesis projects in one of our research groups in line with the regulations of their home University.
Predoctoral GuestsUpon nomination by a hosting group leader, University graduates previously unaffiliated with our institute may get to know us as Predoctoral Guests prior to PhD Program application.


2018 PhD Positions

Application Opens: 1 Oct 2017

Application Closes: 7 Jan 2018

Interview Week: 5 - 9 March 2018