The PhD Program Commission BmEL/MeF is responsible for the development of the PhD regulations (Doktoratsordnung), program of studies, curriculum in biomedical ethics as well as for the overall establishment and function of the program. It also serves as the admission committee to the program setting the criteria for admission and performing the evaluation of the applications. The commission also reviews applications for financial support when resources are available.

The PhD Program Commission BmEL/MeF consists of the following members:

  • The program director
  • The scientific coordinator of the PhD program
  • Additional staff member with relevant expertise

Additional members may be added to the committee depending on their area of expertise. The composition of the PhD Program Commission BmEL/MeF is confirmed by the Medical Faculty.

Current PhD Program Commission BmEL/MeF

Advisory Board

The advisory board is established to provide guidance and advice to the PhD program especially in its initial phase of development. More specifically the advisory board supports the program in developing strategies to increase its visibility nationally and internationally, to attract high quality applications and to secure funding.

Current Members:

Prof. Alex Borbély

Prof. Viktor Meyer