Germany: 60 PhD Positions in International PhD Programs

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20 positions in the MD/PhD program “Molecular Medicine”, and 20
positions in the PhD program “Infection Biology” and 20 positions in
the PhD program “Regenerative Sciences”.

Hannover Biomedical Research School, as part of Hannover Medical School (MHH), invites applications for the above PhD studentships, to commence in October 2009.

The three-year study programs, taught in English,
are aimed at post-graduates in Medicine, Veterinary Medicine as well as
those from Life Science fields. The PhD program “Regenerative Sciences”
is also open to students from the various disciplines of Materials
Sciences. As well as working on a 3-year research project, students
also attend seminars, lab and soft-skill courses, congresses, symposia
and summer schools. Successful candidates will be awarded a PhD,
alternatively Dr. rer. nat.

Scholarships are to be fully funded by the DFG (Excellence
Initiative), MHH, partner institutes and their respective departments.

We are looking for highly-motivated candidates who have an active
interest in one of the fields associated with one or more of the
programs on offer. Excellent written and spoken English skills are
required. With nearly two thirds of our students coming from outside Germany, international applicants are welcome.

Deadline for completed applications is April 1st, 2009.
Application forms to be found on the website below (NB. Please send us
your preferences by clicking on the respective program in our online
application process on

Job Description
MD/PhD “Molecular Medicine”: The program aims to form a bridge between
Science and the Clinic, in research as well as in teaching. For
information on this program contact: Dr. Susanne Kruse (Tel:
+49-(0)511-532-6011 / E-mail: daniel.marlies[ at ]

PhD Infection Biology: Students focus on the main topics in
Infection, Immunology, Microbiology, Virology and Cell Biology. For
information on this program contact Luise Fiegehenn (Tel:
+49-(0)511-532-9742 / E-mail: zib[ at ]

PhD Regenerative Sciences: Research and teaching concentrate on
Developmental Biology, Stem Cell Biology, Biology of Ageing and
Degeneration, Growth Factors and Other Regenerative Agents, Cell
Therapy, Tissue Engineering including Materials and Natural Sciences,
and Ethical as well as Regulatory Implications. For information on this
program contact Dr. Daniela Pelz (Tel: +49-(0)511-532-5206 / E-mail:
pelz.daniela[ at ]

For more information and online application, please visit:


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