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PhD student positions

The Würzburg Platelet Group is constantly looking for new members to advance our research. Currently, we have 3 Postdoctoral and 3 Graduate student positions (f/m/d – paid according to TV-L) to investigate thrombo-inflammation in various disease settings. We therefore encourage excellent applicants to submit applications via email to

If capacities are available, Bachelor and Master theses as well as internships can be offered (please request via
We are situated within the Rudolf Virchow Center , an inter-disciplinary research center of the University of Würzburg which is part of the Medical Campus of University Hospital Würzburg . We offer a modern and international working environment with state-of-the-art infrastructure.
All doctoral candidates are supervised by the University of Würzburg’s “Graduate School of Life Sciences” in order to guarantee a high standard of quality in their doctoral studies.

The University of Würzburg ranks among the top contributors to “Nature” journals: It’s among the 100 highest performing institutions worldwide and among the top four in Germany. The University also belongs to a leading group in the U-Multirank. Press release (07.06.2018)
The latest Times Higher Education World University Ranking puts the University of Würzburg in 159th place worldwide. In Germany, the University of Würzburg ranks 19th among the 47 institutions included in the ranking. Press release (27.09.2018)


Nieswandt Bernhard
Prof. Dr.
Nieswandt, Bernhard
Coordinator, A01, A07, B07
Schulze Harald
Prof. Dr. rer. nat.
Schulze, Harald
Prof. Dr.
Bender, Markus
Prof. Cardiovascular Cell Biology, A04, A06
Stegner David
Prof. Dr.
Stegner, David
Scientific Secretary, B06, B08