The CeBiTec is a central scientific institution at Bielefeld University dedicated to interdisciplinary research in life sciences. It is a place to encourage and support the creation of innovative projects that cross discipline boundaries. For this purpose it consolidates research activities in the fields of biotechnology, molecular biology, genome research, systems biology, biochemistry, nano- and biophysics, as well as bioinformatics and computer science.
Research and Teaching at the CeBiTec is part of the study programms at the department of biology. Study profiles can be chosen which are related to the areas of interest at the CebiTec. The Graduate Center belonging to the CeBiTec offers several programms for financial support of junior researchers.