Carry out your own PhD project in Systems Biology Hector Fellow Academy • Wissenschaftsakademie/Academy of Sciences • Karlsruhe

Germany Universities


March 31, 2022


Open Positions 1

Time Span 15 Jan 2022 for 3 years Application Deadline 31 Mar 2022 Financing yes Type of Position

  • PhD - Individual Supervisor
  • Field of Research

  • Mathematics / Natural Sciences
  • Subjects Systems Biology Description The Hector Fellow Academy offers you the opportunity to realize a self-developed research project under supervision Prof. Jens Timmer. He is one of the Hector Fellows, a community of outstanding professors from different research institutions across Germany working in STEM-subjects, medicine, and psychology. He is one of the leading scientists in the field of systems biology where he uses physics-inspired data-based mathematical models to understand cell biological processes. His approach contributed to understand signaling pathways which contribute to the development of cancer.

    Your profile: You are enthusiastic about developing and investigating an innovative research idea within the discipline of Prof. Timmer. You have a master's degree in a scientific or engineering subject with excellent grades.

    Our offer: - Opportunity to realize a self-developed research idea - Mentored by an internationally renowned, top-level scientist - Funded position (according to TV-L 13, up to 100%, based on the funding rates of the DFG for PhD students) - Extensive research funding - Membership in an excellent research network - Additional management courses, trainings & networking events

    Your application: Apply until March 31, 2022 via our Application Portal: https: // Further information: https: // www.

    Working Language

  • English
  • German
  • Language of Dissertation

  • English
  • Required Documents

  • CV
  • Reports, certificates
  • Transcripts
  • Letter of Motivation
  • Research Proposal
  • Others : Name and Contact Information from two References
  • More Information https: // www. hector-fellow-