On the basis of an agreement signed by the three Rectors of the Universities of Florence, Frankfurt and Utrecht in 2001, the PhD title that students obtain at the end of the program is considered equivalent to that obtained at the Bijvoet Center for Biomolecular Research of the Utrecht University and to the PhD in Chemistry and Biochemistry from the University of Frankfurt.

Besides the fellowships provided by the University of Florence, the following fellowships have been available:

XXXII cycle:

3 from CIRMMP (Consorzio Interuniversitario Risonanze Magnetiche di Metallo Proteine)

XXXI cycle:

2 from GSK Vaccines srl

3 from CIRMMP (Consorzio Interuniversitario Risonanze Magnetiche di Metallo Proteine)

XXX cycle:

1 from CIRMMP (Consorzio Interuniversitario Risonanze Magnetiche di Metallo Proteine)

XXIX cycle:

3 from CIRMMP (Consorzio Interuniversitario Risonanze Magnetiche di Metallo Proteine)

2 Marie Curie ITN grants (contracts pNMR and IDPbyNMR)

1 Joint Doctoral French-Italian Vinci Program (University of Aix-Marseille)

XXVIII cycle:

2 Regione Toscana

1 Science without border program of the Brazilian federal government

XXVII cycle:

1 from CIRMMP (Consorzio Interuniversitario Risonanze Magnetiche di Metallo Proteine)

1 Giotto Biotech

 

European programs

The PhD program enrolled students selected within the following European programs:

Network for Initial Training (ITN) - Marie Curie Action pNMR - Pushing the Envelope of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy for Paramagnetic Systems. A Combined Experimental and Theoretical Approach n. 317127 

Network for Initial Training (ITN) - Marie Curie Action IDPbyNMR - High resolution tools to understand the functional role of protein intrinsic disorder n. 264257

 

Periods abroad

XXIX Cycle

Witold Andrałojć: Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands, from 15.08.2014 to 31.09.2014

Witold Andrałojć: ZoBio, Leiden, The Netherlands, from 1.03.2016 to 31.07.2016

Azzurra Carlon: Awarded EMBO Short-Term Fellowship for visiting the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge (UK), from 30 March to 30 June 2016

Veronica Ghini: Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds travel grant to visit Professor Irit Sagi’s lab at Weizmann Institute of Science, Faculty of Biology, Department of Biological Regulation, Rehovot, Israel, from May to July 2016.

 

XXX Cycle

Eleonora Mercatelli: Leibniz-Institut für Molekulare Pharmakologie (FMP) Berlin (Germany), from 19 September 2016 to 30 April 2017

 

 

Evaluators of the PhD theses

XXIX cycle:

Fabio Arnesano, University of Bari, Italy

Ad Bax, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, USA        

BénédicteElena-Herrmann,Université de Lyon, France

Gregg Fields, Torrey Pines Institute for Molecular Studies, Florida, USA

David Fushman, University of Maryland, USA

Gil Goobes, Bar-Ilan University, Israel

Jochen Junker, CDTS, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Henriette Molinari, ISMAC CNR Milan, Italy

Garib Murshudov, Medical Research Council, Cambridge, UK 

Sofia Pauleta, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal/p>

Irit Sagi, Weizmann Institute, Israel

Roland Sigel, University of Zurich, Switzerland

Marcellus Ubbink, Leiden University, The Netherlands

Daniela Valensin, Universita' degli Studi di Siena, Siena, Italy