Germany, Konstanz

Autumn School Chemical Biology

when 25 September 2017 - 29 September 2017
language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 150

The University of Konstanz, with its 'Institutional Strategy to Promote Top-Level Research', has been receiving continuous funding since 2007 within the framework of the Excellence Initiative by the German Federal and State Governments.

Konstanz Research School Chemical Biology:
Research and Graduate Training at the Interface of Chemistry and Biology

The Konstanz Research School Chemical Biology (KoRS-CB) is an interdisciplinary graduate programme jointly offered by the Departments of Biology, Chemistry, and Computer & Information Science, and it is supported by the German Excellence Initiative.
The Konstanz Research School Chemical Biology invites highly motivated Ph.D. students with a keen interest in interdisciplinary research to applicate for the

Autumn School Chemical Biology
25-29 September 2017, University of Konstanz.

The overall aim of the Autumn School is to get together graduate students from all over the world working in the area of Chemical Biology, and to foster the exchange of their scientific work, thereby establishing personal contacts and scientific networking.

The programme comprises consecutive lecture courses followed by an international conference. In the courses, experts in the respective fields will introduce fundamental methods and techniques within the field of Chemical Biology. Subsequently, the participants join the IUPACs 'International Symposium on Bioorganic Chemistry (ISBOC-11)' (held in combination with the Konstanz Symposium Chemical Biology) with internationally renowned speakers. Poster sessions and social events will complete this event. Travel funds are available.

The programme and the registration procedure are outlined on the conference's website.

The deadline for applications has been extended to 30 June 2017.

Contact: Dr. Heike Brandstädter, e-mail: chembiol@uni-konstanz.de, phone: +49(0)7531-88-2237.

Course leader

Scientific Organisation: Andreas Marx

Courses by Michael Berthold, Thomas Böttcher, Kay Diederichs, Karin Hauser, Andreas Marx, Thomas U. Mayer, Christine Peter, Andreas Zumbusch.

Target group

Ph.D. students with a keen interest in Chemical Biology.

Course aim

The overall aim of the Autumn School is to get together graduate students from all over the world working in the area of Chemical Biology, and to foster the exchange of their scientific work, thereby establishing personal contacts and scientific networking.

Fee info

EUR 150: The course fee of 150 Euro for doctoral researchers includes participation in the scientific courses and the international conference (ISBOC-11 & Konstanz Symposium Chemical Biology) as well as conference catering and accommodation (from 24-29 September 2017).

Scholarships

Travel grants are available, please apply via our website.