Open Positions

View currently open PhD positions on the GCB online platform.

Principal Investigators interested in advertising open PhD positions for prospective GCB candidates are kindly requested to contact the Coordinator of the GCB, PD Dr. Marlene Wolf, in order to open an account for the GCB online platform.

Search and Apply for Open PhD Positions

Please check the GCB online platform for available PhD positions.

Applicants should possess a Master's degree, or equivalent, in Natural Sciences, Medical Sciences, Computer Sciences, or Engineering.
Research training is available in the areas of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Biomedical Sciences, Cell Biology, Immunology, Neuroscience, and Epidemiology. The language of the PhD program is English, and applicants are expected to be highly proficient in this language.

How to Apply for Open PhD Positions

Information and documents needed for application:

  • Personal information
  • Selection of curriculum preference
  • Statement of Motivation
  • CV (pdf)
  • Master Diploma (pdf)
  • Master Transcript (pdf)
  • Bachelor Diploma (pdf)
  • Bachelor Transcript (pdf)
  • Names and addresses of two referees (letters of recommendation must be submitted online by referees before completion of the application and before the application deadline)

Apply for PhD positions advertised on the GCB online platform exclusively via login on that same platform. You will be guided through a the step-by-step instruction for submitting your application and uploading your documents. Only pdf files will be accepted for upload; file size is limited to 1 MB.

Please do not send any documents by e-mail; they will not be considered.

Based on the applications and the letters of recommendation, the Graduate School for Cellular and Biomedical Sciences will assess and preselect suitable candidates and invite them for an interview.