PhD in Medical Sciences

In 2016 the Faculty of Medicine of Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf has established the program PhD in Medical Sciences. The program is intended for young researchers with a serious interest in pursuing research in the life sciences. They will be awarded the international degree "Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in medical sciences".

Research projects will be assigned to one of the three theme clusters

  • Molecular Medicine
  • Diagnosis and Therapy of Diseases
  • Health and Society

Accompanying training sessions within the respective cluster cover current topics of research. These sessions allow for a deepening of the research methods with practical reference. Workshops covering professional and transferable skills are offered within the framework of the Medical Research School.

Apply now and start your research career at the medical faculty of the HHU!

  • ApplicationsOnline application form, guidelines, checklist for project outline
  • Supervision and Training ProgramSupervision, supervision agreement, mandatory training program, advanced training program
  • Important informationPhD degree regulations, ethical clearance, animal experimentation, good scientific practice, downloads

Scientific coordinator - PhD program

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Dr. rer. nat. Jessica Gätjens

medRSD
Building: 17.13
Floor/Room: 00.09
Phone +49 211 81-08288
Fax +49 211 81-08614

Office Hours

By phone: Mon and Tue 9:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Please schedule an appointment for personal consultation.

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