Career support in the cluster

PMI Academy

The Cluster of Excellence PMI offers young researchers before and after completing their doctoral degrees excellent starting conditions for an academic career with its exceptionally well-equipped laboratories and inspiring environment.The PMI Academy bundles all measures targeted at young scientists at various stages of their careers, for example, Master’s students, doctoral researchers and postdocs. 

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The cluster focuses, in particular, on training and supporting clinicians that are also doing scientific research. Within the structured Clinician-Scientist-Program PMI, the specialist medical training is closely interlinked with scientific research.  

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Equal opportunities

As part of the Dorothea Erxleben program for equality, the cluster offers various funding measures especially for female scientists. In order to promote the excellent research of female scientists in the cluster, the highly endowed Dorothea-Erxleben-Awards for female investigators are announced every three years.

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