The "Friends of the Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research (HZI)" donate a PhD Award in order to support young scientists. The award honours excellent PhD theses from the field of life sciences that have been completed at a partner university of the HZI.
The PhD Award is endowed with 1 000 Euros and is presented during the Inhoffen Lecture, which takes place once a year.
Proposals can be made by all mentors who supervised a PhD in life sciences at the HZI or at a cooperating university.
Please address appropriate proposals (including CV, reference letter, copy of the work to be prized with date and grade as well as a publication list) until 1 April 2016 to the Scientific Director of the HZI, attn: Christine Bentz (email@example.com).
This year's award ceremony will take place on 12 May 2016 at 3 pm. The venue will be Haus der Wissenschaft, Pockelsstraße 11, 38106 Braunschweig.
2015 Dr Michaela Annemann, Dr Michael Storz
2014 Dr Stefanie Kristin Wöhl-Bruhn, Dr Christian A. Citron
2013 Dr Cornelia Chizzali, Dr Christian Mayer
2012 Dr Christina Ziegler, Dr Nick Quade
2011 Dr Julia Bitzegeio, Dr Leonor da Gama Cavalho Norton
2010 Dr Judith Becker, Dr Jan Hänisch
2009 Dr Jacek Puchalka
2008 Dr Thomas Wollert, Dr Pablo Becker
2007 Dr Roland Adden, Dr Raimo Franke
2006 Dr Silke Wenzel, Dr Annika Steffen
2005 Dr Oliver Goldmann, Dr Jibin Sun
2003 Dr Simone Bergmann, Dr Philipp Hartmann
2002 Dr Nicole Glaser, Dr Edelweiß Markworth, Dr Andreas Toman
2001 Dr Oliver Pabst, Dr Stefan Hüttelmaier
2000 Dr Armin Bauer, Dr Ursula Deiters