What is ageing and why do we age? We train a new generation of outstanding biomedical researchers to unravel the molecular mechanisms of ageing. We invite scientists with a research background in cell or molecular biology, biochemistry, biophysics, bioinformatics, bioengineering, pharmacology, neuroscience, medical biology, medicine, or related fields to apply for our PhD programme. The next call for applications will start in winter 2019. Join the Cologne Graduate School of Ageing Research in Germany and advance your career with a doctoral degree in life sciences!


Call for applications: open until January 07, 2019

The online application portal is opened until January 07, 2019. The PhD positions will start between July and October 2019. Apply now! Read more

CGA-Story: Becoming first-author of an EMBO paper

Tania Medeiros CGA

Tania Medeiros’ report about her experiences at the Cologne Graduate School of Ageing Research Read more

Welcome on board: CGA Class 2017

Xoş Hafiza from Azerbaijan, Bem-vindo Stephanie from Brazil, добре дошъл Mihaela from Bulgaria, Welcome Ayden from Canada, Herzlich willkommen Simon... Read more