Bielefeld Institute for Bioinformatics Infrastructure

Graduate School "Digital Infrastructure for the Life Sciences"

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An important goal of the institute, in cooperation with researchers from ZB MED, is to establish the new research profile "Service Science in the Life Sciences" on an international level. To this end, young researchers are important for the development and advancement of bioinformatics methods and services.

The graduate school promotes young researchers by offering a comprehensive doctoral program:

  • a broad research program with common focus, supervised by a team of experienced PIs at Bielefeld University and ZB MED
  • an individual qualification program comprising dedicated lectures, hands-on tutorials, as well as mentoring and professional skill seminars to support careers on and off the academic track
  • joint workshops and retreats
  • central management and quality control by scientific coordinator