Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry

 Martinsried bei München  Employees: more than 500
Cellular and membrane trafficking

The Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry is one of the leading research institutes within the fields of biochemistry, cell- and structural biology, and biomedicine. With its eight scientific departments, about 25 research groups, and a staff of around 850 people, the institute is one of the largest institutes within the Max Planck Society.

PhD Student Positions at the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Cellular and Membrane Trafficking

 We are looking for highly motivated Master and PhD candidates, who are interested in membrane and cellular trafficking by applying inter-disciplinary methods (cryoEM, crystallography and other biophysical techniques).

Members of the group have an excellent opportunity to use resources in the departments of Molecular Medicine, Structural Cell Biology and Molecular Structural Biology.

The program provides comprehensive scientific trainings in a superb and vibrant research environment with state-of-the-art facilities. Doctoral students are fully integrated. Laboratory work is supplemented by seminars, summer schools, elective courses, career development training and participation in national or international conferences.

For further details, please inquire to Dr. Naoko Mizuno (Group leader, Cellular and Membrane Trafficking),


Value of employees: more than 500
Expansion: international

Our fields of activity:
Research & Development, Research & Education


Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry
Cellular and membrane trafficking
Am Klopferspitz 18
82152 Martinsried bei München