PhD & MD/PhD Positions for International Students in Germany, 2017 is open for International Students . The scholarship allows PhD level programm(s) in the field of Medical Sciences, Health Sciences, Medicine taught at University of Düsseldorf, University of Duisburg-Essen . The deadline of the scholarship is .
The University of Duisburg-Essen and the Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf is offering 12 PhD positions in Germany- E 13 TV-L, 65 % and 2 MD/PhD positions – E13 TV-L, within the DFG-funded Research Training Group 1949 (GRK 1949).
The focus of Research Training Group Immune Response in Infectious Diseases – Regulation between Innate and Adaptive Immunity lies on the interaction between innate and adaptive immunity in infectious diseases.
This DFG funding scheme has been established to qualify doctoral researchers within the framework of a focused research program and a structured training strategy.
Positions are available for pursuing PhD programme.
Positions are awarded in the fields of Infectious diseases.
The duration of the PhD or MD/PhD position will be up to three years max. The salary is in accordance with the German public service salary scale (PhD: TV-L E 13, 65%), (MD/PhD: TV-L E 13, 90 %).
- Excellent graduation in the fields of medical biology, biology, medicine, biochemistry, or biotechnology (Master or equivalent)
- Proven interest in one or more of the above-indicated research fields
- Highly motivated and committed
- Interested in participating actively in the program of the RTG
- Disposed to work with laboratory animals (depending on the project)
- Very good written and spoken English skills
Students from Germany can apply for these positions.
Applicants must have master or equivalent degree.
English Language Requirement:
Applicants must have very good written and spoken English skills.
How to Apply:
The application process is handled exclusively online. Please acquaint yourself with the scientific projects offered on our website. Interested candidates should fill in the application form and send it together with the copies of all university degrees in one pdf file only to grk1949-at-uni-due.de. Please refer to “Application RTG 1949” in the subject line.
Deadline for application is 15th November 2016.