integrated research training group (irtg) committee


Tatiana Korotkova


Ansgar Büschges


Erica Ehrhardt


Thilo van Eimeren


Simone Vossel

Contact us

Should you wish to get in touch with members of the integrated Research Training Group (iRTG) Committee, please send an email to: We will be happy to provide you with information and guidance regarding graduate programmes, courses, workshops education, lectures and career management.

Doctorate candidates of the Motor-Control-RTG (iRTG) will be enrolled in the Graduate School for Biological Sciences (GSfBS), an umbrella structure for doctorate candidates striving for the Dr. rer. nat. in biological sciences, or the Interdisciplinary Program Molecular Medicine (IPMM) aiming for the Dr. nat. med./PhD, or the Interdisciplinary Program Health Sciences (IPHS) aiming for a PhD at the Medical Faculty.

The structured graduate programmes offer a variety of courses and workshops to foster the development of additional essential skills, such as statistics, bioinformatics and data visualisation, conflict management, scientific presentation (oral/poster), scientific writing (paper/grant application), patenting, project management, career management both for academic careers and for the wider job market.

More courses are available at: Albertus Magnus Center (AMC).

The following fellowships can be awarded:

  • Short-term orientation fellowships for medical students
  • Stipends for excellent medical doctorate students (Promotionstipendium Medizin)
  • Consolidation fellowships for advanced medical students
  • Short-term qualification PhD fellowships