Comprehensive, internationally competitive training in the theory and practice of experimental research
In-depth specialist knowledge of the individually selected research area
An expert supervisory committee that provides the best possible support for your individual thesis project
An interdisciplinary platform that facilitates communication and collaboration among PhD students and their supervisors
The choice of courses, including transferable skills tailored to individual interests and specific needs
The advantage of special workshops to obtain PhD core qualifications
The possibility to get travel grants to participate in national and international conferences
The opportunity to be integrated in scientific networks and to take scientific responsibility on your project
The possibility to be involved in additional academic activities as requested from the University
Shared responsibility for the mentoring tasks with a pool of other experts within a Thesis Committee, boosting collaborations chances.
Networking in a wide and interdisciplinary environment
Increase of the publications number in case of tenure track
Substantial administrative support in case of problems e.g. for the organization of the defence
Provide the best-specialized input for the students: chance to contact and involve extern specialists for the defence to increase the support possibilities.
Financial aid (congresses, courses, expert invitations)
Guarantee of a reliable and consolidated structure for the PhD for their own students with e.g. defined deadlines
Possibility to extend the expertise in specific areas within their own research group allowing participation to courses in different disciplines in national and international institutions.