The International Max Planck Research School for Advanced Methods in Process and Systems Engineering 
offers several new positions for doctoral students in Magdeburg.

The IMPRS ProEng is a structured PhD program which gives talented German and international young scientists the opportunity to obtain a doctorate under excellent research conditions, a multidisciplinary environment and close scientific supervision.

We are driven by challenging questions arising from the analysis, design, and optimization of chemical and biochemical processes. You will join students from various engineering disciplines, natural scientists and mathematicians who perform cutting-edge mathematical and systems-oriented engineering research, see

We look for students with a Master Degree (or degrees equivalent to the German Diploma) in the areas of chemical engineering & bioengineering, systems & control theory and mathematics.

An extensive curriculum of both scientific and soft skills qualifies our students to lead the next generation of successful scientists and professionals. Furthermore, the IMPRS ProEng supports doctoral students in conducting part of their research at our international partner institutions.

Deadline for online applications: March 3, 2019. Applications can be submitted online via

Further detailed information about the IMPRS ProEng see