The Regulatory Genomics Laboratory at the Max Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine in Muenster, Germany offers a PhD student position in Genomic Analyses of Chromatin Conformation Dynamics.
The Max Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine was founded on 1 April 2001 in Münster, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is part of the Max Planck Society. The current managing director is Prof. Dr. Hans R. Schöler.
If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.
- Application Deadline: June 30, 2018
- Course Level: Position is available for pursuing PhD programme.
- Study Subject: Position is awarded in Genomic Analyses of Chromatin Conformation Dynamics.
- Scholarship Award: The position is offered initially as a fixed-term appointment for one year with the possibility of further extension following a successful evaluation. The position is available immediately. PhD students will receive a compensation according to pay level 13 (50 %) of the contracts for the civil service (TVöD, Tarifvertrag für den öffentlichen Dienst).
- Nationalities: Scholarships are open to German students.
- Number of Scholarships: Not Known
- Scholarship can be taken in Germany
Eligibility for the Scholarship:
- Eligible Countries: Scholarships are open to German students.
- Entrance Requirements: University is looking for an enthusiastic and talented graduate (MSc or BSc) in biology, bioinformatics, or related fields, and with a strong drive to excel in a highly international and collaborative environment. Previous experience in genome-wide data analysis or programming skills (R, Python) will be advantageous, but not required prior to joining the laboratory. Please detail your interest or your previous experience in dealing with genomics data in the cover letter.
- English Language Requirements: If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.
These should include (i) a cover letter explaining your motivation to join the laboratory; (ii) a full CV; and (iii) the contact details of two academic referees.
How to Apply:
Applications should be sent as a single pdf file by email.