Applications are now open. 

Applicants will need to apply online to EMBL Australia here.

Please also submit your curriculum vitae and academic transcripts to and ensure that at least two referees submit letters of recommendation on your behalf to the same email address.

Domestic students are asked to contact their nominated supervisor before applying for a scholarship at their host institution.

All shortlisted applicants will be required to be available for an interview (in person or via Skype).

Successful applicants will be notified in late April 2018. It is expected that students will commence their PhD by August 2018.

Applications close 4 April 2018.

For more information about this opportunity, please contact:

Or the relevant Node Heads:

Melbourne: Peter Currie:
Sydney: Katharina Gaus:
Adelaide: Steve Wesselingh:
Canberra: Thomas Preiss:

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