Emil Fischer Graduate Programme

Doctoral students in the laboratory
(Photo: Uwe Niklas)

Emil Fischer Graduate Programme – structured education of graduates within efs-NeW

It is the aim of the Emil Fischer Graduate Pro­gramme (efs-NeW) to provide young researchers pursuing their doctoral thesis in an interdisciplinary en­vironment with key qualifications required for a successful career in drug target research and drug development. Main areas of interest are the identification and characterization of tar­get proteins, signaling cascades, drugs and me­chanisms of action as well as related bioanalytical techniques.

The members of following sections support the Emil Fischer Graduate Pro­gramme :

  • Aroma and Smell Research
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine
  • Bioinformatics
  • Clinical Pharmacology
  • Computer Chemistry Center
  • Food Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Molecular and Clinical Pharmacy
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Pharmaceutical Biology
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Pharmaceutical Technology
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology


The Emil Fischer Graduate Pro­gramme offers:


  • Interdisciplinary seminar series given by the lecturers of the efs-NeW
  • Insights into top research by invited lectures and meet & greet (& eat) with visiting researchers
  • Network building activities such as the efs-NeW Research Day

To join the Emil Fischer Graduate Pro­gramme, please send a short application together with a motivation letter summarizing your PhD topic to Markus Heinrich (spokesperson of efs-NeW).


efs-NeW lunch seminar series 2023/24

Chemikum, seminar room 00.233/234, 11:15-12:45 a.m.

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