Life@FAU offers an interdisciplinary structured training programme for scientific and medical doctoral students in the Faculty of Medicine and the Department of Biology.

The aims of Life@FAU are to strengthen structured doctoral training at the FAU, to create uniform minimum standards in doctoral training in the life sciences and to provide existing and future structured training opportunities.


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Registration starts today for the Biofabrication meets Infection 2022 PhD Symposium in November 2022 (Germany) with expecting great speakers. Organised by SFB_TRR225 and GRK2157 More

The GRK 2162 is delighted to announce their Second International Symposium “Developmental Processes in CNS Plasticity and Pathogenesis” from 4th – 6th of October 2022 at the Max-Planck-Institute for the Science of Light.

In summer term, the new event series "Company MeetUp on Fridays" will take place every Friday from 10 to 11 a.m. The virtual event offers the opportunity to get to know several employers and career options via Zoom and to discuss with the speakers. This time, Fresenius, Procter & Gamble and Bain & Company will be among the speakers. All dates, further information and links for registration can be found at the Career Service events.

The 10th "Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften" will take place on Saturday, May 21, 2022 from 6 p.m. to midnight after a break due to the pandemic. All info on the programme, tickets will be available on the website soon.