This job has expired

Fully Funded PhD Positions

Max Planck Institute of Biophysics - International Max Planck Research School on Cellular Biophysics
Frankfurt am Main, Hessen (DE)
fully funded PhD positions
Closing date
Apr 12, 2023

View more

Life Sciences, Biophysics
Position Type
Full Time
Job Type
PhD Studentship
Organization Type


The International Max Planck Research School on Cellular Biophysics (IMPRS-CBP) invites excellent graduate students in life sciences to apply for

Fully Funded PhD Positions

The IMPRS-CBP is an international doctoral training program hosted by the Max Planck Institute of Biophysics, the Goethe University Frankfurt am Main, the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, and the Frankfurt Institute of Advanced Studies.

Our mission is to train graduate students to tackle one of the ultimate biological challenges: to gain a complete molecular level understanding of the cell and its functions.

We offer

  • A wide range of state-of-the-art techniques in biophysics, e.g. cryo-EM, X-ray crystallography, NMR, mass spectrometry, high-resolution light microscopy, and large-scale computing
  • An interdisciplinary research environment connecting biological sciences (structural biology, cell biology, neurobiology, molecular biology, microbiology, biochemistry, computational biology) with physics, mathematics, and chemistry
  • Excellent working conditions with fully funded PhD positions and assistance in all organizational matters
  • An outstanding supervision concept with multiple experienced and engaged supervisors
  • The opportunity to build lasting networks in a collaborative research environment with ~30 internationally renowned PIs from the participating institutions
  • An attractive living environment with the Rhine-Main region around Frankfurt / Main being an international scientific, financial, and cultural hub
  • A strong community of PhD students jointly attending graduate courses
  • An innovative teaching concept with professional and transferable skills workshops

Find out more about our faculty, equipment, and projects in three lab rotations before starting your doctoral research!

For more information on our program, our faculty, and the online application process please visit our website or follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, and Instagram (@imprs_cbp)!

The closing date for applications is May 15, 2023.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalized job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert