New Planter's Punch about Synthetic Biology

28/05/2020 | Postdoctoral researcher Uriel Urquiza brings Synthetic Biology in a video to life.

Open positions

26/05/2020 | Two open positions as CEPLAS Postdoctoral Researchers at HHU available.

Alexander von Humboldt Professorship for Prof. Dr. Bart Thomma

19/05/2020 | Great success for CEPLAS!

Open positions

19/05/2020 | Open positions as Postdoctoral/ Senior Scientists available at the Institute of Botany at HHU.

Björn Usadel about his start at HHU

14/05/2020 | In CEPLAS Faces Björn Usadel tells about his research and his favorite plant.

Two new publications

08/05/2020 | New publications by the group of Maria von Korff Schmising.

Open positions

05/05/2020 | Open positions as Student/ Research Assistants available at the Institute for Quantitative Genetics and Genomics of Plants at HHU.

Third issue of CEPLAS Faces

27/04/2020 | Rachel Denley Bowers talks about her mystery plant and what she would like to research in space.

Planter's Punch offers exciting insights in a video

23/04/2020 | In an illustrative video the Institute of Quantitative and Theoretical Biology gives us a sneak peek into the world of computational biology.

Lively response to #stayathomeplants

17/04/2020 | On our social media channels we asked for pictures of "#stayathomeplants". Thanks a lot for your feedback and the great pictures!

Open positions

07/04/2020 | Research Associate and PhD position at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf

Björn Usadel is appointed to a W3 professorship at HHU

07/04/2020 | Besides his work at Forschungszentrum Jülich, Björn Usadel is head of the Institute of Biological Data Science since 1 April (photo: Raimund Knauf).

Plant Breeding for the Bio-Economy

30/03/2020 | CEPLAS member Günter Strittmatter writes in an article for the "Wissenschaftsjahr 2020" about the importance of Plant Breeding for the Bio-Economy.

Open position

27/03/2020 | Team Leader (m,f,d) in Plant Genome Engineering

Plant Science @home

20/03/2020 | For everybody currently stuck at home we have put together some nice little experiments

Planter's Punch is back!

20/03/2020 | Read about one special aspect of the CEPLAS research program written by one of our early career researchers.

New issue of CEPLAS Faces

19/03/2020 | In the current issue of CEPLAS Faces we interviewed Alga Zuccaro from the University of Cologne.

Our CEPLAS Equal Opportunity website has been updated!

19/03/2020 | Get an overview of our old and new measures and our achievements so far.

New representatives of the CEPLAS Postdocs

18/03/2020 | Rachel Denley Bowers and Uriel Urquiza have been elected as representatives of the CEPLAS Postdocs for the next year.

Open positions

09/03/2020 | Open Positions as Postdoc at the MPIPZ in Cologne and as Student assistant at the Institute for Plant Genetics (HHU)

Sign in for Conference on Food for Future 2020

09/03/2020 | Between 14 and 15 September 2020 scientists will discuss cross-disciplinary aspects of the future of food production.

CEPLAS sets impulses for a plant based bioeconomy

06/03/2020 | Great participation at the "Salon Global Agriculture" in Berlin.

Articles wanted for Special Issue

06/03/2020 | For a special issue of "Frontiers in Plant Science" contributions on "Plant tumor formation under plant-fungi interactions" are requested.

Apply to the CEPLAS Graduate School

03/03/2020 | The call for this year's PhD program at CEPLAS Graduate School is open!

CEPLAS at Salon Global Agriculture

02/03/2020 | At the event in Berlin, Peter Westhoff and Andreas Weber discuss about the significance of plant science for the bio economy.

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