Prof. Dr. Alon Chen
Director, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry
Phone:+49 89-30622-586


Dr. Michael Mende
Dr. Michael Mende
Program Coordinator
Phone: +49 89 30622-273

Welcome to the IMPRS-TP

Welcome to the website of the new International Max Planck Research School for Translational Psychiatry (IMPRS-TP).

The IMPRS-TP PhD program provides first class training to internationally outstanding students who are passionate about psychiatric research. In addition to traditional PhD positions, we offer a unique integrated PhD/residence program in psychiatry to exceptional medical doctors.

Timeline of important dates

Applications to positions available for IMPRS-TP traditional PhD and joint Residency/PhD training program in the field of psychiatry and neuroscience 

  • All applications have to be submitted through our Online Application Tool.
  • Deadline for application is: January 05, 2017 (12:00 - noon Central European Time)
  • Deadline for submission of reference letters: January 12, 2017 (24:00 - midnight Central European Time)
  • Notification of candidates: End of January 2017
  • Interview days in Munich: March 06-08 2017

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