The Jena School for Microbial Communication (JSMC) is funded by the German Excellence Initiative. JSMC is an ambitious Graduate School with over 150 PhD students who are educated in a structured, interdisciplinary training program based on top; level fundamental research. It conceptionally combines different research areas to a comprehensive picture of microbial communication. Institutes at five faculties of the Friedrich Schiller University Jena, six non; university research institutes as well as 12 partner companies are participating in this cutting; edge research and training program.
– a Master’s degree (or equivalent) in Natural or Life Sciences. Candidates about to earn their degree are welcome to apply. -high motivation and interest to join one of the interdisciplinary research areas of JSMC -creativity and interest to shape your own thesis project -an integrative and cooperative personality -very good communication skills in English (instruction language at JSMC)