International Graduate Program - University of Basel [Switzerland]

The Biozentrum together with the Werner Siemens – Foundation (WSF) launches the International PhD program in Molecular Life Sciences and encourages excellent students to apply for one of the prestigious WSF fellowships.
The Biozentrum provides an internationally renowned research environment centered around three focal areas (Infection Biology Growth and Development, Neurobiology) and two core programs (Structural Biology & Biophysics and Computational & Systems Biology) and is dedicated to basic molecular and biomedical research (http://www.biozentrum.unibas.ch/).

We offer advanced interdisciplinary training in the field of modern biology, a lively and interactive educational atmosphere, and competitive salaries with respect to European standards. University graduates admitted to the program receive theoretical and practical training and conduct a three-year research project under the supervision of a Biozentrum faculty member, monitored by a Thesis Advisory Committee.

Basel is an international center for biology research with major academic life science institutes and a high density of globally operating biotech companies.

Applications to the PhD fellowship program have to be submitted online. Application forms, requirements, and additional information can be found at: http://www.biozentrum.unibas.ch/phd/.

Application deadline: June 28, 2009.