01/02/2017

PhD opportunities in a first class research environment

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Hannover Medical School
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Biological sciencesOther
    Medical sciencesOther
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    01/04/2017 00:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Germany › Hannover
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    39
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    02/10/2017

Hannover Biomedical Research School, as part of Hannover Medical School (MHH), invites applications for its three PhD programs to commence in October 2017.

Our offer

HBRS is one of Germany’s leading graduate schools, funded by the Excellence Initiative and offering top-level research, education and training possibilities. Under this umbrella our three international (MD)/PhD programs Infection Biology, Molecular Medicine and Regenerative Sciences provide fully-funded studentships for a three-year course. In all three programs the focus is placed on individual research projects, complemented by program specific seminars as well as an individualized curriculum comprising lab and soft-skill courses, congresses, symposia and summer schools. Communication and teaching language throughout HBRS is English. Upon graduation students are awarded a PhD – life and natural scientists may alternatively choose a Dr. rer. nat.

Our expectations

All three PhD programs are aimed at highly motivated postgraduates with a background in Medicine, Veterinary Medicine or the Life Sciences. The PhD program Regenerative Sciences is also open to students from a Natural or Materials Science discipline. We are looking for enthusiastic candidates of all nationalities who have a keen interest in one of the research foci offered by our programs. Excellent written and spoken English skills are required.

Our programs

MD/PhD Molecular Medicine: The program aims to form a bridge between Science and the Clinic, in research as well as in teaching. We offer a wide variety of projects in the fields of Immunology, Infection, Haematology & Oncology, Biochemistry, Differentiation, Cell Biology, Genetics, and further medical departments. For more information please see www.mh-hannover.de/md-phd.html

PhD Infection Biology/ DEWIN: The program's objective is to investigate the complex interactions between host and pathogen as well as basic research with the combined tools of immunology, microbiology, virology, cell biology and molecular biology. For more information please see www.mh-hannover.de/zib.html

PhD Regenerative Sciences: Research and teaching concentrate on basic topics in regenerative sciences, regeneration of the 4 organ systems covered in the Cluster of Excellence REBIRTH, additional organ systems, enabling technologies, regulations and processes involved in translation from bench to bedside, ethics. For more information please see www.rebirth-hannover.de

Your application

Applications are invited from 1st December 2016 onwards through www.hbrs-application.de only. Please note that any other form of application will be disregarded. Applications close on 1st April 2017. For further information on the selection process, frequently asked questions, etc please see www.mh-hannover.de/hbrs.html.

Benefits

stipend or employment, family support, thesis advisory group

Eligibility criteria

Master degree, MBBS or equivalent

molecular research experience preferably in one of the topics we are working on here

Additional comments

We are selecting for the MD/PhD programs Molecular Medicine, Infecrtion Biology/ DEWIN and Regenerative Sciences.

We habe three step selection processes. Interviews in Hannover are scheduled for May/June.

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Biological sciences: Master Degree or equivalent
    Medical sciences: Master Degree or equivalent
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications

excellent command in English

Specific Requirements

molecular experimental research experience of at least 6 months

Work location(s)
60 position(s) available at
Hannover Biomedical Research School
Germany
Hannover
30625
Carl-Neuberg Str. 1

EURAXESS offer ID: 177838