European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)
Exciting PhD positions at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)
European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)
EMBL is one of the world’s leading research institutions, and Europe’s flagship laboratory for the life sciences.
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Published: 2 months ago
Application deadline: Oct 16
Location: Heidelberg, Germany
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Exciting PhD positions at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)

Job Description

The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) invites you to apply for PhD positions in Heidelberg, Barcelona, Grenoble Hamburg, Hinxton (near Cambridge) and Rome.
Would you like to contribute your creativity to an international team of scientists from all disciplines focusing on basic research in the area of molecular life sciences?
We invite candidates with background in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering and Molecular Medicine to apply.

EMBL opens the door to your scientific career: our students have an outstanding publication record, are a vital part of our global collaborations and receive their degrees jointly with our network of excellent partner universities in 17 different countries.
Our PhD positions come with generous fellowships, including broad health care benefits and pension access.

More information about the interview procedure can be found here:

Application Instructions

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The registration deadline is 16 October 2017.
The deadline for submission of the online application is 23 October 2017.
Interviews will take place beginning of February 2018 in Heidelberg and a week prior in the Outstations.

Additional Information

EMBL is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer offering attractive conditions and benefits appropriate to an international research organisation.

Successful candidates would start their work at EMBL latest by mid of October 2018.
For further information, see our web page or contact EMBL Graduate Office.

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