16 PhD Positions in Münster (Germany): Imaging Cellular Processes and Disease

Young Researchers Münster
Developmental and Evolutionary Biology & Genetics Immunobiology and Infection Biology & Medicine Structural and Cell Biology

Job Code: 04-2018

Job Offer from February 14, 2018

The joint graduate program of the Excellence Cluster Cells in Motion (CiM) and the International Max Planck Research School - Molecular Biomedicine (IMPRS-MBM) offers positions to pursue PhD projects in the areas of biology, chemistry, physics, mathematics or computer science. We are looking for young scientists with a vivid interest in interdisciplinary projects to image cell dynamics from the subcellular to the patient level. PhD projects range from the analysis of basic cellular processes to clinical translation, from the application of novel biophysical approaches and the generation of mathematical models to the development of new imaging-related techniques and compounds.

Research areas

  • Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Developmental and Stem Cell Biology
  • Vascular Biology
  • Immunology
  • Microbiology
  • Neurobiology
  • In vivo Imaging
  • High Resolution Optical Imaging
  • Biophysics
  • Chemical Biology
  • Label Chemistry
  • Mathematical Modelling
  • and more.

Your profile

We invite applications from highly qualified and motivated students of any nationality from biological sciences, chemistry, mathematics, computer sciences and physics. We are looking forward to your application for a PhD position in Muenster.

The program language is English. 

Our offer

We offer 16 fully financed PhD positions. More positions financed by work contracts may be offered depending on availability. Excellent scientific and transferable skills trainings, competitive work contracts or tax-free fellowships as well as support with administrative matters, accommodation, and visas are part of the program. There are no tuition fees.


Your application

Applications for the PhD program can be submitted from 16 February to 13 April 2018. Projects start in October 2018 (earlier starts are possible if desired). Applications can only be submitted via our online system

For online application and further information go to www.cim-imprs.de.

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