inStem offers an exciting Ph. D. program designed to train its research students in the fundamentals and translational applications of stem cell science. This program comprises features that will position its students to make internationally recognized discoveries and be competitive for positions in this field anywhere in the world. The backbone of the institute is the dynamic Ph.D. program. The unique theme-based organization of inStem drives the collaborative training and mentorship program that allows students to work with top scientists within and across the themes and gain experience working in an interdisciplinary environment.