Open PhD positions in Tuebingen, Germany


Max Planck research group “Machine Learning in Biology”
led by Gunnar Raetsch ( and the

Interdepartmental Bioinformatics Max Planck research group
led by Karsten Borgwardt (

have openings for several PhD positions in the field of Machine
Learning & Computational Biology.

Interested applicants shall apply through the official PhD programme of
the Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology and the Friedrich
Miescher Laboratory available at:

Deadline: November 25, 2009.

With two Max Planck institutes and the Friedrich Miescher Laboratory,
the Max Planck campus in Tübingen offers an ideal environment for
interdisciplinary research at the interface of Machine Learning and
Biology. The Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics hosts an
excellent department for Machine Learning, led by Bernhard Schoelkopf,
and the Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology comprises six
departments led by world leaders in their field, including Nobel Prize
winner Christiane Nuesslein-Volhard and Leibniz Prize winner Detlef