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The call for Doctoral Student positions for 2013 - 2015 has closed.

Viikki Doctoral Programme in Molecular Biosciences (VGSB, is a local doctoral programme operating at the Viikki Campus of the University of Helsinki. VGSB was established on 1.1.1999 as the initiative of Viikki Research Groups in Biosciences. The VGSB PhD training program provides high class and versatile education in molecular biosciences, in the fields of developmental biology, cell biology, plant biology, structural biology, biophysics, microbiology, virology, genetics & genomics and bioinformatics, as well as transferable skills.

Students are selected to VGSB annually through an open call. The admissions criteria as well as the application procedure are announced well in advance on these www-pages.

The call for doctoral student positions 2013-2015 was open September 3rd - 14th 2012 (application deadline 3:45 pm local Helsinki time).


For further information on VGSB’s Doctoral Student positions, please contact the VGSB coordinator, tel. + 358 9 191 59642, e-mail, or see