Scientific Training

Gregor Mendel Institute

Scientific Training activities are coordinated by Ines Crisostomo jointly for three Vienna Biocenter Campus institutes: the Gregor Mendel Institute (GMI), the Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP) and the Institute of Molecular Biotechnology (IMBA).

These institutes collaborate in the VBC PhD Programme, the VBC Summer School, and the Postdoctoral Programme.

The following services are provided for the VBC PhD Programme and the Summer School:

  • recruitment (international calls, each with around 1000 applications per year);
  • instructional design and curriculum planning;
  • coaching of students; 
  • communications (PR);
  • impact and assessment of the programmes and their activities;
  • liaison between the different stakeholders.

Gregor Mendel Institute of
Molecular Plant Biology GmbH

Dr. Bohr-Gasse 3
1030 Vienna, Austria

T: +43 1 79044-9000
F: +43 1 79044-9001
E: office(at)


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