Physics and Chemistry of Biological Systems
2018 Applications are now open!
access_time February 12, 2018
There are 5 positions available for the PhD in "Physics and Chemistry of Biological Systems" at the International School for Advanced Studies, Trieste, Italy.

EU Application Deadline

Mar. 12, 2018
Applicants should have a good background in Physics, Chemistry, Applied Mathematics or related subjects and are expected to obtain their Laurea Specialistica or equivalent degree by Autumn 2017.

Notice that SISSA can cover, in full or in part, the expenses of students who, after the first screening based on CV and letters of presentations, are admitted to the local entrance exam. Please contact for further information.

Admitted students will have the opportunity to follow a one-year educational program in an international and interdisciplinary environment, followed by two or three years of active research in one of the following areas:
  • structural bioinformatics,
  • statistical mechanics of complex molecular systems,
  • biomolecular simulations,
  • simulations of rare events.
  • simulations and modelling of cellular motility.