We combine excellence in research, teaching and patient care. The University Hospital Bonn is a maximum care hospital with more than 1,300 beds. With around 38 clinics and 31 institutes as well as more than 8,000 employees (over 5,000 full-time staff), the UKB is one of the largest employers in Bonn. Every year, the UKB treats around 50,000 inpatients and around 35,000 emergencies, as well as providing over 350,000 outpatient treatments.
The group of Prof. Dr. Dagmar Wachten at the Institute of Innate Immunity University of Bonn, Medical Faculty, is looking for a
PhD student (m/f/d)
The position is limited until 31.12.2025.
The position is part of the SFB/TRR333 on “Brown and Beige Fat – Organ Crosstalk, Signaling
and Energetics (BATenergy)”, funded by the DFG. The project will focus on the role of cAMP
signaling in brown adipose tissue under physiological and pathological conditions.
The PhD position will be integrated into the doctoral program of the SFB and the Bonn International Graduate School of the University of Bonn. The curriculum integrates cutting-edge technologies and seminars on methods and science. A mentoring and reporting program dedicated to monitoring students’ progress and assisting them in choosing courses best suited
to their thesis project is provided.