Graduate Schools

 

Graduate Schools

Title

Coordinator

Internationale Graduiertenschule Biowissenschaften (International Graduate School Biosciences) – IGB

Prof. Dr Ralph Tollrian
Faculty for Biology and Biotechnology

Graduate School of Chemistry and Biochemistry – GSCB

Prof. Dr Wolfram Sander
Faculty of Chemistry and Biochemistry

International Graduate School of Neuroscience – IGSN

Prof. Dr Ulf Eysel
Medical Faculty

International Max Planck Research School for Interface Controlled Materials for Energy Conversion IMPRS-SurMat

Prof. Dr-Ing Gunther Eggeler
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering

Promotionskolleg Wissenschaftsvermittlung im Schülerlabor

Prof. Dr Katrin Sommer
Faculty of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Ruhr Graduate School in Economics – RGS Econ

 Prof. Dr Christoph M. Schmidt
Faculty of Economics and RWI - Leibniz-Institute for Economic Research, Essen


Participation in Graduate Schools

Title

Coordinator

International Max Planck Research School in Chemical and Molecular Biology (IMPRS-CMB)
Funding since 2001

Prof. Dr Klaus Gerwert
Faculty for Biology and Biotechnology

International Max Planck Research School Reactive Structure Analysis for Chemical Reactions – IMPRS RECHARGE

Prof. Dr Martin Muhler
Faculty of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Helmholtz Graduate School in Energy and Climate Research – HITEC
Funding since 2011

Prof. Dr-Ing. Roland Span
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering


NRW Fortschrittskollegs coordinated at RUB

Title

Coordinator

Regulating Religious Plurality in the Region

Prof. Dr Volkhard Krech
Center for Religious Studies

Brave New World: Security for People in Cyberspace (SecHuman)

Prof. Dr-Ing. Christof Paar
Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology and Horst Görtz Institute for IT-Security


EU training networks (Marie Curie-Sklodowska Actions, ITN) coordinated at RUB

Title

Coordinator

Biofuel Cells: From fundamentals to applications of bioelectrochemistry

Prof. Dr Wolfgang Schuhmann
Faculty of Chemistry and Biochemistry

DEFNET – DEFect NETwork
Funding since 2015

Chair for Inorganic Chemistry II
Faculty of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Reactive Atmospheric Plasma Processing
Funding since 2013

Prof. Dr Achim von Keudell
Faculty of Physics and Astronomy


Participation in EU training networks (Marie Curie-Sklodowska Actions, ITN)

Title

Coordinator

Aeolus4Future
Funding since 2015

Prof. Dr Rüdiger Höffer
Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering

BIOCASCADES – Sustainable and Scalable Biocatalytic Cascade Reactions Training Network Dr Carolin Mügge
Faculty for Biology and Biotechnology

ECRYPT-NET
Funding since 2015

Prof. Dr Alex May
Horst Görtz Institute for IT Security
Faculty of Mathematics

OILTEBIA. Optical Imaging and Laser Techniques for Biomedical Applications
Funding since 2013

Prof. Dr Martin R. Hofmann
Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology

Good to know

With its Graduate Schools, RUB offers the ideal conditions for a successful doctorate. The Graduate Schools offer PhD students an international and interdisciplinary exchange and qualify them beyond their specialist expertise for the start of their academic careers.