Exciting PhD positiions
- European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)
- Germany, France, Italy, Spain, UK
- Closing date
- 3 Apr 2023
- Computational science & software engineering
- Job type
- Research facilities
Would you like to contribute your creativity to an international team of scientists from various disciplines focusing on basic research in the area of molecular life sciences?
The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) invites you to apply for PhD positions in Barcelona, Grenoble, Hamburg, Heidelberg, Hinxton (near Cambridge) and Rome.
Information about the PhD Programme and fellowships as well as research topics at EMBL can be found here.
Closing date: 3 April 2023
We welcome candidates with diverse backgrounds, such as in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering and Molecular Medicine. Applicants must hold, or anticipate receiving before enrolment (October of any given year), a university degree that would formally qualify them to enter a PhD or equivalent programme in the country the degree was obtained.
Why join us
EMBL provides PhD students with a starting platform for a successful career in science by fostering early independence and interdisciplinary research. The enriching encounter of different nationalities, the friendly and collaborative atmosphere, and the passion for science is what unites EMBL’s diverse staff and provides an ideal setting to forge long-lasting connections and make studying at EMBL a formative experience. Our PhD positions are fully funded and offer broad health care and pension benefits.
What else you need to know
Learn more about the EMBL International PhD Programme and apply online here: https://www.embl.org/about/info/embl-international-phd-programme/application/.
The deadline for submitting the online application is 3 April 2023. References must be submitted by 5 April 2023.
Interviews will take place in July 2023. Successful candidates would start their work at EMBL latest by mid of October 2023.
EMBL is a signatory of DORA. Find out how we implement best practices in research assessment in our recruitment processes here.
For further information, please contact EMBL Graduate Office via email@example.com.
The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) is one of the world’s leading research institutions, and Europe’s flagship laboratory for the life sciences. Research at EMBL emphasizes experimental analysis at multiple levels of biological organization, from the molecule to the organism; as well as computational biology, bioinformatics and systems biology.
Why join us
EMBL provides PhD students with a starting platform for a successful career in science by fostering early independence and interdisciplinary research. The enriching encounter of different nationalities, the friendly and collaborative atmosphere, and the passion for science is what unites EMBL’s diverse staff and provides an ideal setting to forge long-lasting connections and make studying at EMBL a formative experience. Our PhD positions are fully funded and offer broad healthcare and pension benefits.
We are dedicated to promoting excellence in the molecular life sciences throughout Europe. To achieve this goal, we inspire and train talented young scientists to become skilled and creative future leaders in academia, industry and other sectors. The EMBL International PhD Programme provides comprehensive interdisciplinary training, maintaining a balance between theory and practice, close mentoring and creative freedom, collaborative teamwork and independence.
Who we are looking for
We invite candidates with backgrounds in biology, chemistry, physics, mathematics, computer science, engineering and molecular medicine to apply to our 3.5–4-year structured programme.
Germany, France, Italy, Spain and UK
Number of PhD students
How to apply
Online via www.embl.org/about/info/embl-international-phd-programme
Two calls per year that run from February to April (interviews in July) and from August to October (interviews in January the following year)
Tel +49 (0)6221 387 8612 or 8896
- +49 (0)6221 387 8612
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