The CLIB-Graduate Cluster Industrial Biotechnology offers 36 PhD scholarships at its three locations starting April 2013.
This is a structured doctoral programme of Bielefeld University, the TU Dortmund University and the University of Duesseldorf. Doctoral candidates will join top research labs working both on applied and basic research, take part in key qualification courses and yearly retreats, and are encouraged to join a company for a 3-month industrial internship. They will receive a tax-free stipend of 1500 EUR per month for 36 months and be associated to the CLIB-Graduate Cluster, following its curriculum.
Research projects in the cluster span the range of industrial biotechnology. In our current call, we offer projects at
- Bielefeld University
polyOmics, bioinformatics, systems biology
- University of Düsseldorf
protein expression, strain optimization, systems biology
- TU Dortmund University
chemical engineering, biochemical, engineering, thermodynamics, downstream processing
We invite excellent graduates with a M.Sc./M.A. or Diploma in relevant disciplines, or students who expect to receive their degree in spring 2013, to apply. The application deadline is 27 February 2013. Projects will start 01 April http://www.clib-graduatecluster.de/?Open-projects-application-call,2862013 or later, depending on agreements between successful candidates and the supervisors.