BIOTRAIL implements the existing Master’s and PhD training program in life sciences, proposed by Aix Marseille University on the Luminy Campus with innovative initiatives opened to international activities.
The goal is to provide an excellent scientific environment and career development opportunities enabling to attract highly motivated students worldwide.
BIOTRAIL benefits from the financial support of A*MIDEX foundation, Labex INFORM and FACE Council allowing support of fellowships and dedicated training opportunities .
The research network Labex INFORM provides a dedicated INTERDISCIPLINARY training program in Integrative and Quantitative biology
The BIOLOGY training program provides specific opportunities in Cell and Developmental Biology, Immunology, Neurobiology stemming from the international visibility of the founding research centres :
The BIOTRAIL program offers PhD fellowships (fully funded by either A*MIDEX or Labex INFORM) open to international recruitment of talented students who will benefit from well-resourced laboratories, state of the art core facilities and a supportive and stimulating scientific environment. The program aims at establishing a strong, efficient and long lasting network including prestigious institutions worldwide. Among flagship actions promoted by the program are lab rotations opened to enrolled students in world class Institutions in the field of life sciences.
The international dimension is reinforced with the setup of regular lectures workshops and seminar series from high profile international experts in the spectrum of disciplines covered by the program.
The application for 2015-16 fellowships is now closed. Applicants shortlisted for interviews will be informed by the end of April.