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Graduate School Life Science Munich (LSM)

About LSM

The Graduate School Life Science Munich (LSM) offers an international doctoral programme to highly motivated and academically qualified next generation researchers at one of Europe’s top Universities. Interested in learning more? Click here!

LSM Prizewinners!

Congratulations to our recent prizewinner! Yu-Kai Chao won our Publication Prize at Open House day for his paper on:    "TPC2 polymorphisms associated with a hair pigmentation phenotype in humans result in gain of channel function by independent mechanisms." PNAS. 2017 Oct 10;114(41):E8595-E8602.".

Congratulations Yu-Kai!  To apply for next years prize, see details here!

LSM Joins Twitter

Want to stay updated with news and opportunities from the LSM? Follow us on Twitter at @lifescimunich !

LSM Student Newsletters

Our student council assembles a student newsletter. You can find the most recent and previous editions of the LSM Newsletter here!

Happy reading!

Sustainable World: Global Challenges for Life Scientists


This is a collaborative event organized by the Life Science Network Munich, the life science graduate programs in the greater Munich area, affiliated with the LMU, TUM, Helmholtz Zentrum and the MPIs. Our network hosts events on superordinate topics broadly relevant for life scientists, such as good scientific practice (Responsible Research 2014/2017) and emerging technologies (Cutting-Edge Technologies 2015).

For 2019, we are addressing the topic of sustainability, with support from the Forum für Verantwortung.
Talks will be presented from experts on different topics related to sustainability, world health issues, environment and climate change, giving our audience also a handle on constructive steps toward achieving sustainability and Global Goals.

In accordance with the event topic, Sustainable World, the program is only available online!

Date: Thursday, April 11, 2019
Location: BMC, Small auditorium
Time: 10:00-18:00h

More information on how to apply:

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Please follow the link to where doctoral positions will be added as and when available! Link!

For information on how to apply to the LSM!  view here...

Our application portal is undergoing updates! thank you for your patience!





RespResearch-SavetheDateResponsible Research 2017, see the film now!

Sponsured by the Life Science Campus Network!

Thanks to all who participated in the Responsible Research event on 20th July 2017. We enjoyed many enlightening talks about reproducibility, plagiarism, and more. Interested in learning about responsible research practices? Read more here!