Open PhD Position in Medical Science, IHG PAS, Poland

phd funding - Poland

SPhD Position in Medical Science: The Institute of Human Genetics, Polish Academy of Sciences (IHG PAS), led by Professor Agnieszka Dzikiewicz-Krawczyk, PhD, announces an open competition for a PhD student-scholarship holder. This position is part of a research project at the Poznan Doctoral School of Institutes PAS, Department of Molecular Pathology, focusing on developing therapeutic approaches for B-cell lymphoma.

Summary Table:

PositionPhD student-scholarship holder
DepartmentDepartment of Molecular Pathology
DisciplineMedical Science
Monthly Scholarship4300 PLN gross (3800 PLN net)
Project Duration48 months
Application Deadline17/07/2024
Date of Announcement18/06/2024

Study Area:
The research focuses on “Targeting IGH enhancer RNAs as a therapeutic approach in B-cell lymphoma,” aiming to develop new therapies for B-cell lymphomas by targeting IGH enhancer RNA.

Scholarship Description:
The position offers a unique opportunity to work on a cutting-edge project to discover small molecules that bind to enhancer RNAs critical for lymphoma cell growth. Selected candidates will actively participate in project goals, present findings, supervise students, and have opportunities for training and conference participation.


  1. Master’s degree in molecular biology, biotechnology, genetics, medicine, or a related field.
  2. Background in molecular biology.
  3. Experience in RNA, cell culture, and molecular biology techniques.
  4. Excellent written and oral communication skills in English.
  5. Motivation and enthusiasm for scientific research.
  6. Good collaborative and teamwork skills.

Required Documents:

  1. CV, including research achievements.
  2. Cover letter.
  3. Copy of the diploma confirming completion of a Master’s Studies Programme, or a certificate of completion.
  4. Contact details of at least one current supervisor or other researcher for a reference.
  5. Consent for the processing of candidate’s personal data for recruitment purposes.
  6. Application for admission to the Poznan Doctoral School IPAS.
  7. Certificates or other documents indicating the level of English language proficiency, if available.

How to Apply:
Submit the required documents via email to the Secretary for Scientific Purposes at Include the announcement number (10/2024/IGC/PSD) in the email title.

Last Date:
The deadline for submission of documents is 17/07/2024.

For additional information, please contact:

Applications submitted after the deadline will not be considered. Unsuccessful candidates will be informed about their scores at each step of evaluation.



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