Saturday, November 15, 2008

PhD Scholarships in Neuroengineering, Robotics and Navigation and Computing in Structural and Cell Biology, Luebeck University, Germany

The Graduate School of Computing in Medicine and Life Sciences (funded by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG, and the German Government within the German university excellence program) at Luebeck University is now offering Ph.D. scholarships for the following 13 projects: (after you click)

Branch I: Neuroengineering, Robotics and Navigation
* New Methods for Brain Mapping and Imaging
* Robotics and Neuro-Rehabilitation
* Brain Plasticity
* Navigation Methods in the Deep Brain
* Functional Neuroanatomy
* Human-Computer Interfacing

Branch II: Computing in Structural and Cell Biology
* Macromolecular Crystallography and Informatics
* Inhibitor design
* Algorithms in Molecular Biology
* Determination of patterns predictive for protein topogenesis
* Computational analysis of RNA structure
* Workflows for the analysis of whole genome SNP chips
* Adult stem cells

Please visit our website for more detailed descriptions of the projects. Ph.D. Scholarships amount between 1250 € and 1711 € per month.

Students with a master’s degree (or its equivalent) in science, mathematics or engineering are invited to apply for admission. Individuals holding an excellent bachelor’s degree in science, mathematics or engineering as well as those with an excellent medical doctor’s degree may also be eligible for application after consulting the school’s board of examiners. In certain cases, students must submit, as part of their application, the results of one of the acknowledged language tests to prove their English proficiency.

For further information, please visit our website at

Do not hesitate to contact us if you have any further questions via email: before sending your application.

Best wishes from Luebeck,
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Achim Schweikard

University of Lübeck
Graduate School for Computing in Medicine and Life Sciences?
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Achim Schweikard?
Ratzeburger Allee 160?
23538 Lübeck