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Apply for a Fully-funded Ph.D. position in Biomedical Sciences at Max Delbrück Center, Germany

Brief Description

Are you passionate about discovering the basis of health and disease, and applying your findings to answer clinically relevant questions? Are you interested in one of the following topics?

  • Cardiovascular research and metabolic diseases

  • Cancer and immunology

  • Neuroscience

  • Medical systems biology

  • Clinical research

  • Data science and artificial intelligence


Ph.D. researchers are fully funded through an initial 3-year employment contract with the MDC. Salaries are competitive to national standards, according to 65% TVöD 13 (monthly net payment of approximately 1600 EUR). Health and social insurance are included in the contract. In many cases, contracts are extended for an additional year.


To apply, a master’s degree (or equivalent) in biology, biotechnology, medicine, molecular medicine, chemistry, computer science, data science, engineering, mathematics, physics or a related field, is required. You should hold or expect to obtain your degree not later than four months after the onsite interview week in Berlin.


July 12, 2021

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