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Institution Faculty of Medicine - Walther Straub Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology
Remuneration group TV-L E13
Full-time / Part-time Part-time (65%)
Start date 2024-09-01 (limited to 2027-08-31)
Application deadline 2024-03-04

About us:

The Research Training Group Targets in Toxicology - Deciphering Therapeutic Targets in Lung Toxicology (GRK 2338) is offering
13 positions for doctoral researchers starting September 1st, 2024. The structured Ph.D. program in Medical Research will combine highly interdisciplinary and competitive research projects with specialized training in lung pathophysiology and the whole discipline of toxicology by an internationally renowned faculty. We are looking for highly motivated Ph.D. students in the fields of Life Sciences, Biology, Bio-Chemistry, Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chemistry, Veterinary Medicine, or Medicine.

Doctoral Students will be employed by one of the following four institutions:
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU Munich), Klinikum der Universität München (LMU Klinikum), Technical University of Munich (TUM), Helmholtz Zentrum München (Helmholtz Munich) - German Research Center for Environmental Health, or Bundeswehr Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology.

We are looking for you:

Ph.D. position in life sciences or related sciences (m/f/x)

in Munich

Your tasks and responsibilities:

Please refer to GRK 2338.

Your qualifications:

Please refer to GRK 2338.


  • a salary for each position at 65% of a full position on TV-L 13, based on a fixed-term contract until August 31st 2027, starting date: September 1st 2024
  • cutting edge research projects at the interface of basic and clinical science
  • international networking and exchange opportunities
  • excellent scientific environment and state-of-the-art research infrastructure
  • tailor-made teaching curricula including training in scientific and analytical as well as transferable skills
  • close mentorship.

People with disabilities who are equally as qualified as other applicants will receive preferential treatment.


We look forward to your application via our application portal by March 4th, 2024. Only online applications which meet the requirements (see application portal) will be taken into consideration.

For any questions or further information, please contact the Recruitment Committee.

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