Doctoral Programmes in the Life Sciences

The International Giessen Graduate Centre for the Life Sciences (GGL)
and the Ph.D. Programme of the Faculties of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine invite applicants for the

Doctoral Programmes in the Life Sciences

The Doctoral Programmes consist of an experimental project combined with a three-year interdisciplinary graduate course curriculum leading to a dissertation. Each doctoral researcher will be supervised by two professors from different faculties and will benefit from our Doctoral Development Programme. Seminars and courses are conducted in English; German language courses are offered for international students. Depending on the project selected and own qualifications, doctoral researches will receive a stipend and be eligible to register for one of the doctoral degrees offered at the Justus Liebig University Giessen.

Applicants may choose between different interdisciplinary research sections: Infection and Immunity, Neurosciences; Reproduction in Man and Animals, Chemical Design and Analysis of Molecular Systems. A Master´s degree or equivalent is required for admission. Prospective research projects, names of supervisors and other information necessary for application can be found at:
 
http://www.uni-giessen.de/ggl/overview/application


Please submit your application using our online system before August 03, 2019. Please direct any enquiries concerning the online application procedure to the GGL office@ggl.uni-giessen.de. Enquiries concerning the Ph.D. Programme should be directed to phd@dekanat.med.uni-giessen.de.

Activities and responsibilities

Please have a look at our website
https://www.uni-giessen.de/fbz/zentren/ggl/overview/application/open-projects
for detailed information about the offered projects

Qualification profile

Your profile depends on the project you choose. An overview of the offered projects can be found here:
https://www.uni-giessen.de/fbz/zentren/ggl/overview/application/open-projects

Send application to

Please direct any enquiries concerning the online application procedure to the GGL office@ggl.uni-giessen.de. Enquiries concerning the Ph.D. Programme should be directed to phd@dekanat.med.uni-giessen.de.

While applying for the job please refer to jobvector and use the following reference number: jv-GGLWS19_20

About International Giessen Graduate Centre For The Life Sciences

The GGL is an international graduate centre with a number of extraordinary young scientists and an above average percentage of female researchers (64%). Currently, we are in charge of 174 doctoral students of the faculties of psychology, biology, chemistry, sports science, medicine and veterinary medicine.
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