The doctoral committee shall be composed of the dean of the faculty as chairman, six university professors and two assistant professors of the Biology and Preclinical Medicine Faculty.
The doctoral committee decides whether the admission requirements of PhD applicants are adequately fulfilled to attain a PhD in the Biology and Preclinical Medicine Faculty or the Medical Faculty.
The doctoral committee decides whether the PhD student fulfills the requirements for admission of dissertation at the end of the PhD.
Members of the Doctoral Committee (01.10.2022-30.09.2024)
Prof. Dr. Ralph Witzgall (dean of the faculty)
Prof. Dr. Gernot Längst (RIGeL director)
Prof. Dr. Christoph Engel
Prof. Dr. Silke Härteis
Prof. Dr. Inga Neumann
Prof. Dr. Christoph Oberprieler
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Seufert
Prof. Dr. Reinhard Sterner
apl. Prof. Dr. Rudolf Fuchshofer
Dr. Robert Reichelt
Prof. Dr. Peter Oefner (advisor)
Prof. Dr. Iris Heid (advisor)
Deadlines and meetings
|Deadline for submission||Meetings|
|07.09.2023||20.09.2023 (on demand!)|
|29.02.2024||13.03.2024 (on demand!)|
The doctoral committee meets monthly during lecture period. At the end of term, new dates for meetings of the upcoming semester will be announced. Requests for additional meetings can be addressed to the Faculty Administration Office.
Medical Faculty students
Please note that at the Medical Faculty there are separate deadlines for submission.
See Medical Faculty doctoral committee meeting dates.