Principles of cell and tissue organization


PhD Student Positions, Postdoctoral Positions and ELBE-Program Postdoctoral Candidates

PhD Student Positions

Students interested in a PhD project in the Zerial group are encouraged to apply to the International Max Planck Research School for Cell, Developmental and Systems Biology (IMPRS-CellDevoSys). Please check the list of Featured Open Positions for information on who currently offers a PhD position and the deadline for application.


Postdoctoral Positions

Also, we are supporting fellowship applications of outstanding postdoctoral researchers who wish to join our lab. This may be through third party funding organizations (EC, HSFP, Humboldt foundation, DAAD, etc.).
International researchers are particularly encouraged to get in touch.


ELBE-Program Postdoctoral Candidates

Postdoctoral candidates with strong background in computational biology or theoretical physics and interest to work in the interdisciplinary environment between MPI-CBG and MPI-PKS are welcome to apply to the ELBE Postdoc program:,

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