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Cha­rité - Uni­ver­si­täts­me­di­zin Ber­lin - Institut für Radiologie und Kinderradiologie

The Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin is a joint medical faculty, which serves both Freie Universität Berlin and Humboldt Universität zu Berlin. As one of the largest university hospitals in Europe with an important history, it plays a leading role in research, teaching and clinical care. The Charité university hospital has also made a name for itself as a modern business with certifications in the medical, clinical and management fields.

Scientific Researcher

Working field:

15 PhD positions are available, starting from April 1, 2023. These will be part of the Research Training Group (Graduiertenkolleg) on ‘Biophysical and Quantitative Imaging towards Clinical Diagnosis’ (BIOQIC), a collaborative venture of the Berlin university hospital (Charité), Berlin universities (Technical University and Free University) and research institution Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt Berlin.

Your area of responsibility
BIOQIC is centered on clinical imaging technologies such as MRI, ultrasound, PET/SPECT and CT, with a focus on objective and quantitative measurements. BIOQIC offers collaborative supervision from basic scientists and clinicians, embedded in one of the most dense and innovative academic regions in Europe, including the top-rated teaching hospital Charité with one of Europe's largest radiological departments. More information about us, and what we do, can be found on our website

BIOQIC focuses on the following research topics:
  • Cardiovascular imaging: MRI, elastography, CT, ultrasound, PET, SPECT.
  • Biophysical foundations of imaging: multiscale imaging, multiscale analysis and modeling, micromechanics, microstructure analysis & modeling
  • Machine learning / automated analysis: reconstruction, motion correction, inverse problems, image analysis, cardiovascular disease and tumor classification

We offer a multidisciplinary scientific environment with opportunities to build and strengthen collaborative networks. With weekly seminars, regular colloquia and annual retreats, we offer a scientific and educational curriculum for exchange and professional and personal development. Workshops geared to the needs of our PhD students, as well as the opportunity to participate in and contribute to international conferences, complete our PhD training package.


We are looking for highly motivated, inquisitive, enthusiastic, and result-oriented PhD candidates with an excellent academic record and prior research experience. Candidates should ideally hold Master’s degrees in Physics, Engineering, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology, Medicine, or related disciplines, relevant for the development of innovative medical imaging technologies.

Please send your application in English, no later than November 1, 2022 (11:59 p.m.CET), as a single electronic document (preferably in PDF format) to Please include:

BIOQIC places particular emphasis on gender equality and fosters and encourages female researchers. We look forward to receiving your application.
Scientific staff is given sufficient time to carry out their own scientific work in accordance with their employment relationship.

How to apply:

Please send all application documents, e.g. cover letter, curriculum vitae, certificates, attestations, etc. as PDF or image file to the following address, quoting the reference number:
Research Training Group BIOQIC

Details of contact person:
Dr. Judith Bergs