Bone Muscle and Joint

The Medical University of Graz offers a Doctoral School “Bone, Muscle & Joint. The program provides cutting-edge education with respect to human diseases and therapeutics in the area of the musculoskeletal system. The thesis projects focus on various aspects of fracture healing, metabolic diseases, inflammation, autoimmunity, and primary and secondary bone and soft tissue tumors and integrate basic, applied and clinical sciences, as well as a wide spectrum of experimental techniques. Applicants must hold a Master´s degree or equivalent in Medicine, Chemistry or Life Sciences. English is the language used for teaching, communication and writing of the Thesis and thus, excellent English skills are required.


Birgit Lohberger PhD MSc
T: +43 316 385 81640
Birgit Lohberger

Deputy Speaker

Andreas Leithner MD
T: +43 316 385 14807
Andreas Leithner