Tailored opportunities: 12 Doctoral Researcher Positions (Ph.D.) – Life Sciences, Biology, (Bio)Chemistry, Veterinary Medicine, Medicine, or Pharmacy -German


We are looking for applicants to 12 doctoral researcher positions within the Research Training Group “Targets in Toxicology – Deciphering therapeutic targets in lung toxicology” (GRK2338), starting September 1st, 2018. The structured Ph.D. program (Ph.D. in Medical Research) will combine highly interdisciplinary and competitive research projects with specialized training in lung pathophysiology and the whole discipline of toxicology by an internationally renowned faculty.
The program offers

  •  a salary for each position at 65% of a full position on TV-L 13, based on a fixed-term contract until August 31st 2021, starting date: September 1st 2018
  • cutting edge research projects at the interface of basic and clinical scienc
  •  international networking and exchange opportunities
  • excellent scientific environment and state-of-the-art research infrastructure
  •  tailor-made teaching curricula including training in scientific and analytical as well as transferable skills
  • close mentorship

Doctoral students will be employed by one of the following four employers: Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU Munich), Technical University of Munich (TUM), Helmholtz Zentrum München – German Research Center for Environmental Health, or Bundeswehr Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology.

All members and participating institutions of the Research Training Group GRK2338 promote equal opportunities for men and women and we are truly committed to improve the compatibility of work and family life. Furthermore, all participating institutions support the employment of disabled persons. Persons with disabilities will, with appropriate qualifications and aptitudes, be employed preferentially.


Ideal candidates should hold (or be in the final stage of) a master’s degree or an equivalent first professional qualification degree in the Life Sciences (e.g. in Biology, (Bio)Chemistry, Veterinary Medicine, Medicine, or Pharmacy) and be proficient in English.


The application deadline is April 18th, 2018


Application should be submitted though an online application via the following application portal (http://portal.graduatecenter-lmu.de/ocgc/). Only online applications which meet the requirements (see application portal) will be taken into consideration.Application package should include

  • CV
  • Reports, certificates
  • Transcripts
  • Letter of Motivation
  • Research Proposal

For more information on this opportunity, please visit this link.

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Author: African Academic/Researcher

Science and Research by Africans for Africa

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