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30 June 2017
5 July 2017
17-19 July 2017
1 September 2017
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Notification about Invitation to Berlin (only shortlisted candidates!)
Selection Days in Berlin
Candidates are expected to hold a Masters degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject (e.g. molecular biology, biochemistry, biophysics, theoretical biology, systems biology). Furthermore, candidates are expected to agree to the conditions of the training program and stay one year abroad at our Partner University ANU.
You will be required to submit the following documents:
Degrees of applicants from foreign countries will have to be approved by the admissions and registration office of the Humboldt-University Berlin. Applicants without a German university degree are strongly advised to include a copy of a GRE test score (general test format) in their application. For details please see http://www.ets.org/gre.
Applications will be independently reviewed by the Recruitment Committee of the IRTG 2290. Based on academic qualification, research experience, motivation, scientific background and the letters of recommendation, candidates will be selected for personal interviews in Berlin.
Successful applicants of the first round will be invited to Berlin for 3 days to meet their potential supervisors and present themselves to the faculty of the program by giving a short presentation and an interview. The applicants should prepare a 15 min presentation of their master or diploma thesis including a description of their motivation for the future PhD project.
Selection criteria include:
The Australian National University
Research School of Biology
134 Linnaeus Way
Canberra - Acton ACT 2601
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Unter den Linden 6