Open positions

20/01/2020 | Research Assistant positions at Max-Planck-Institute for Plant Breeding Research in Cologne

New postdocs at CEPLAS

16/01/2020 | During the last months seven new postdocs have started and will in the future support the research in CEPLAS.

CEPLAS spokesman is new president of the Deutsche Botanische Gesellschaft

15/01/2020 | Since January, Prof. Dr. Andreas Weber has succeeded Prof. Dr. Karl-Josef Dietz of Bielefeld University.

Milena Malisic is the new representative of the CEPLAS PhDs´

20/12/2019 | This week, Milena Malisic was elected as the new representative of the CEPLAS doctoral students.

CEPLAS involved in project for the development of innovative experiments in schools

20/12/2019 | Together with the Technische Hochschule Köln, CEPLAS researchers developed school experiments for the smart growth of plants.

Leopoldina and DFG want new genetic engineering legislation

05/12/2019 | The Academies of Sciences and the German Research Foundation (DFG) yesterday published a recommendation on the decision on genetically modified...

Open positions

02/12/2019 | Two positions as Research associates at the Institute of Quantitative Genetics and Genomics of Plants

Congratulations Dr. Jan Schulze Hüynck

28/11/2019 | CEPLAS Member Jan successfully defendet his PhD thesis!

Open position

28/11/2019 | Academic expert position in Imaging at University of Cologne/MPI for Plant Breeding Research

Open position

22/11/2019 | Currently we have several open positions! Academic expert in Imaging at HHU, PhD in Computational Genomics at HHU, technician at UoC!

Lively discussion at third event of "An der Wurzel gepackt"

21/11/2019 | Researchers from CEPLAS explain climate change and challenges for plant breeding

Six members of CEPLAS honored as "Highly Cited Researchers”

21/11/2019 | Six members of CEPLAS honored as "Highly Cited Researchers”

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"

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