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Cologne Graduate School of Ageing Research (CGA)

Upcoming PhD Calls at Cologne Graduate School of Ageing Research

2022-08-31
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Thanks to all the academics who submitted their application!
The application deadline has passed and the selection process started. More information for the new call-out will come up in Autumn 2022. Stay tuned!

The Cologne Graduate School of Ageing Research (CGA) in Germany is a joint venture of the University of Cologne Excellence Cluster on Stress Responses in AgingAssociated Diseases (CECAD), the University Hospital Cologne, the Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing and the Max Planck Institute for Metabolism Research. Cologne has emerged as a leading global research cluster with a stellar constellation of institutes and scientists dedicated to ageing research in Life Sciences.

We offer

  • An outstanding international research environment at the most prestigious ageing research cluster in Europe
  • Excellent infrastructure for training and research by internationally recognized scientists in facilities with state-of-the-art technologies
  • Ph.D. projects that can be carried out in up to 40 participating research groups of the above mentioned institutes
  • An interdisciplinary and structured Ph.D. programme in the vibrant city of Cologne, Germany, completely conducted in English
  • An individual 3-year career mentoring programme, extensive methods courses and soft skill workshops
  • Intensive support and guidance for international students in all administrative matters

We are looking for

  • Highly qualified and motivated students holding an M.Sc. or equivalent degree in Cell/Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Genetics, Biophysics, Bioinformatics, Translational Medicine or a related field
  • A new generation of biomedical scientists who are eager to make fundamental scientific discoveries in the basic biology of ageing and may translate them into improvements in health and life for people as they grow older

Further information

The associated institutes are committed to diversity, diversity of perspectives and equal opportunity. Applications from people with a disability and their peers are especially welcome. People with a disability are preferred if equally qualified. Applications from women are encouraged. Women will be given preference if equally qualified in terms of competence and professional performance, unless predominate reasons are located in an individual male candidate.

Job details

Title
Upcoming PhD Calls at Cologne Graduate School of Ageing Research
Location
Joseph-Stelzmann-Straße 26 Cologne, Germany
Published
2021-11-17
Application deadline
2022-08-31
Job type
PhD
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