Open position

05/11/2019 | Academic expert in Imaging (m, f, d) at HHU

New strategies to fight bacterial blight disease in rice

29/10/2019 | 2 new publications in Nature Biotechnology by the team of the "healthy crops project"

Open position

23/10/2019 | PhD position in Plant Biochemistry

Open position

09/10/2019 | Postdoctoral position in molecular physiology/cell biology of plant-microbe interactions

Apply now for the CEPLAS Graduate School!

01/10/2019 | Fully funded PhD programme for young scientists with a bachelor’s degree in biology or related fields

Congratulations Prof. Ilka Axmann

26/09/2019 | CEPLAS PI Ilka Axmann was appointed to a W2 professorship in Synthetic Microbiology at HHU.

CEPLAS@Nacht der Wissenschaft 2019

17/09/2019 | Large crowds at this year's "Nacht der Wissenschaft" in Düsseldorf

CEPLAS Symposium 2019

17/09/2019 | Details for our CEPLAS II kick-off Symposium now online!

Open positions

19/08/2019 | Two Postdoc positions at the Institute for Quantitative Genetics and Genomics of Plants

Open statement on Genome Editing in Plant Science

25/07/2019 | Exactly one year after the decision of the European Justice Court, more than 100 European research institutions renewed their call to enable genome...

New insights into plant microbiome interaction

17/07/2019 | A joint work of several CEPLAS research groups reveals a new component in the camalexin synthesis pathway


Planning your next career step?

05/07/2019 | Do you plan to apply for a fellowship on an independent research group level?

Enhancing the breeding of potatoes

12/06/2019 | New research project by CEPLAS member Benjamin Stich

Lively discussion at the CEPLAS public event on Glyphosate

23/05/2019 | Second event in the context of the public lecture series "An der Wurzel gepackt"

Fascination of Plants Day 2019

23/05/2019 | Primary school children discover the fascinating world of plants

Congratulations Dr. Esther Sundermann

16/04/2019 | CEPLAS members Esther successfully defended her PhD thesis!

"Smart" flower pots and enthusiastic students

05/04/2019 | On this year's Girls' Day female students could try to build a "smart" flower pot with the help of informatics.

Ready, Steady, Go

04/04/2019 | Cryo-electron microscopy reveals the molecular steps in plant immune receptor activation. Two landmark studies in Science by CEPLAS member Jijie Chai.

Congratulations Dr. Sarah Kranz-Finger

04/04/2019 | Graduate School member Sarah successfully defended her PhD thesis!

Open position

27/03/2019 | Join the coordination team! We have an open position for the coordination of our Equal Opportunity and Diversity Program!

Open positions

27/03/2019 | 2 PhD positions and 1 Postdoc position at the Institute for Quantitative Genetics and Genomics of Plants

Rice Cultivation: Balance of Phosphorus and Nitrogen Determines Growth and Yield

26/03/2019 | CEPLAS cooperates with partners from Beijing to develop new basic knowledge on signalling chains

Congratulations Dr. Priyanka Mishra

22/03/2019 | Graduate School member Priyanka successfully defended her PhD thesis

Instagram takeover

07/03/2019 | Follow Sonja teaching in the schoolgarden of the Omomas Care Center in Namibia

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Congratulations Dr. Agatha Walla!

01/03/2019 | Graduate School member Agatha sucessfully defended her PhD thesis!

Heinrich Heine University
University of Cologne
Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research
Forschungszentrum Jülich