VBC PhD Program

Gregor Mendel Institute

The GMI offers PhD positions in the framework of the prestigious Vienna Biocenter International PhD Program, allowing students to undertake research at the cutting edge of modern biology. Students are selected twice-yearly with an emphasis on academic and technical excellence. The official language of the Program is English, and students are enrolled through the University of Vienna. PhD salaries are offered at an internationally competitive level for up to 4 years.

The Institute of Molecular Biotechnology (IMBA), the Research Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP), and the Max F. Perutz Laboratories (MFPL) also participate in the Program. For detailed information and application procedure, please consult the Program`s website or contact the Program Coordinator.

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)gmi.oeaw.ac.at


The Vienna Biocenter in the third district of Vienna has established itself as the premier location for life sciences in Central Europe and is a world-leading international bio-medical research center.


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