Faculty members recruiting PhD students in 2020

This is an overview about the faculty offering supervision or PhD positions (fully funded) for starting the PhD in 2020. Information on the application process can be found here. On February 12, 2020 application will be closed. Please click on the project or on faculty member to receive more information. You can find the full list of IMPRS-GS faculty here. All faculty members are potential supervisors for a PhD within the IMPRS-GS, when you have your own and already secured funding.

Holger Bastians

University Medical School
Institute for Molecular Oncology
Genome Maintenance and Instability
Project description

Requirement: Skills in Cell Biology and Molecular Biology



Tim Beissbarth

University Medical School -
Medical Bioinformatics
Molecular Network Modelling
Project description

Requirement: Skills in Bioinformatics, Statistics and Machine Learning techniques



Gregor Bucher

University of Göttingen -
Dept. of Developmental Biology
neural stem cell diversity in insect brains
Project description

Requirement: Skills in Cell Biology, Molecular Biology and NGS Data analysis,



Patrick Cramer

Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry -
Department of Molecular Biology
Functional Genomics and Computational Biology
Project description

Requirement: Skills in Functional Genomics, Molecular Biology



Jan de Vries

University of Göttingen -
Department of Bioinformatics
Streptophyte Evolution
Project description

Requirement: Skills in Bioinformatics and interest in Evolution, Microbiology and Plant Biology



Hannelore Ehrenreich

Max Planck Institute of Experimental Medicine -
Clinical Neuroscience
Phenotype-based Genetic Associations
Project description

Requirement: Skills in Bioinformatics, Genetics, GWAS, PGAS, Translational & Clinical Neuroscience



Ivo Feussner

University of Göttingen -
Department for Plant Biochemistry
Metabolomics
Project description

Requirement: Skills in Metabolomics, Protein Purification, and Enzyme Assays



Grazvydas Lukinavicius

Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry -
Research Group Chromatin Labeling and Imaging
Covalent probes (Cops) for chromatin nanoscopy
Project description

Requirement: Skills in Chemical Synthesis, Basic Enzymology and Statistical Analysis



Jochen Rink

Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry -
Department of Tissue Dynamics and Regeneration
Genome-wide RNAi screen in planarians
Project description

Requirement: Skills in Molecular and Cell Biology, Data Analysis



Johannes Söding

Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry -
Research Group Quantitative and Computational Biology
Computational Genomics
Project description

Requirement: Skills in Bioinformatics, Scripting / Programming, good grasp of Statistics