8000 kilometres for a plant

10/06/2020 | In CEPLAS Faces Shizue Matsubara tells us why she drove from the east to the west coast of Australia to find a plant.

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!

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