Phd positions (Germany) ~

30 de octubre de 2012

Phd positions (Germany)

The Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology – Hans Knöll Institute – in cooperation with the Friedrich Schiller University and the Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology are offering an international graduate training program. The International Leibniz Research School (ILRS Jena)gives doctoral researchers the possibility to prepare for their PhD exam in an ambitious program providing excellent research conditions.

We expect:
- a Master’s degree (or equivalent) in Natural or Life Sciences. Research at ILRS is centred around “Microbial and Biomolecular Interactions”. Candidates about to earn their degree are welcome to apply.
- high motivation and interest to join one of the research areas of ILRS
- an integrative and cooperative personality
- very good communication skills in English

We offer:
- a top-level research environment
- efficient supervision by a team of advisors
- a comprehensive mentoring program (cf. Program of Study)
- courses in state-of-the-art technologies and soft skills
- strong communication and interaction between the involved institutions
- Jena – City of Science: innovative business activities, successful scientific centres and a vibrant cultural scene around the famous Friedrich Schiller University

Three-year PhD positions are available starting from March 2013. Salary will be paid according to TV-L (salary agreement for public service employees). HKI is an equal opportunity employer.

Anfangsdatum: 1. März 2013

geschätzte Dauer: 3 years

Bezahlung: TV-L 13/2


The application process is handled exclusively online. Please acquaint yourself with the scientific projects offered on our website

Then follow the instructions and thoroughly complete the online application form.

Deadline for application: December 2, 2012.
Successful applicants will be invited to attend a recruitment meeting in Jena (envisaged date: Feb 04-05, 2013).

* science-jobs-de sublist: SJD-BIOLOGY

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