The IPP offers a wide range of research topics in the participating groups located at the Institute of Molecular Biology (IMB), Johannes Gutenberg University (JGU) and the University Medical Center Mainz (UMC) but not every group participating in the IPP offers a position in every call.
Below you can find a list of group leaders offering a position in the current IPP call and descriptions of the offered PhD projects sorted by our different research topics.
Selective protein degradation and aging (Anton Khmelinskii)
Biology of ageing and age-related diseases (Nard Kubben)
Embryos, ageing & epigenetics (Christof Niehrs)
Organelles during aging and longevity (Katharina Papsdorf)
DNA damage signaling, DNA repair & cancer (Thomas Hofmann)
Engineering CRISPR-associated endonucleases for precise and predictable therapeutic genome editing (Anton Khmelinskii and Vassilis Roukos)
Genome architecture and transcription dysregulation due to abnormal mitosis (Stamatis Papathanasiou)
Sources and consequences of intrinsic genomic instability across human cell types (Vassilis Roukos and Petra Beli)
Chromatin state dysregulation due to abnormal mitosis (Stamatis Papathanasiou)