CEPLAS Women in Plant Sciences Day 2022

07/10/2022 | CEPLAS female early career researchers improved communication and presentation skills during a one day workshop.

The social life of plants

26/09/2022 | In the new issue of the Planter's Punch CEPLAS doctoral researcher Priyamedha Sengupta (HHU) explains how microbes protect plants.

New positions

26/09/2022 | New positions at the Institute for Plant Sciences at the University of Cologne available.

Poster prize for Ilyse Putz

19/09/2022 | CEPLAS member Ilyse Putz (HHU) won the Gregor Mendel poster prize at the GPZ meeting in Düsseldorf. Congratulations!

Great response at “Nacht der Wissenschaft“

12/09/2022 | CEPLAS members informed a broad audience at two science talks and an information stand in Düsseldorf.

Petra Bauer honoured as „HEINE-Mensch 2022"

07/09/2022 | The CEPLAS member was honoured for her outstanding engagement for Equal Opportunity, fairness and diversity at the HHU.

CEPLAS member on Arctic expedition

01/09/2022 | Ellen Oldenburg and Ovidiu Popa from the Institute for Quantitative and Theoretical Biology (HHU) joined an expedition to the Arctic Ocean.

New position

31/08/2022 | New postdoc (f/m/d) position within a new research initiative called "Plant Ecological Genetics" at HHU and UoC available.

Open position

30/08/2022 | Position as a CEPLAS Academic expert (f/m/d) in Imaging at the University of Cologne available.

CEPLAS at "Nacht der Wissenschaft" in Düsseldorf

30/08/2022 | CEPLAS researchers will talk about their research at an information stand and will address the general public with two science talks on September 9.

Open position

29/08/2022 | New position as Research Associate (f/m/d) in Quantitative Genetics at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf available.

Open position

29/08/2022 | New position as Student/ Research Assistant (f/m/d) at the Institut of Quantitativ Genetics and Genomics of Plants at HHU Düsseldorf available.

Planter's Punch about the driving forces of plant growth

22/08/2022 | In a new issue of the Planter's Punch the CEPLAS doctoral researcher Meik Thiele (HHU) provides insights into his research on shoot meristems.

Carbon Challenge winners announced

16/08/2022 | A group of high school students from Langenfeld grew corn and produced the largest amount of dry matter in 3 months.

Soapbox Science in Bonn

08/08/2022 | Three CEPLAS members were engaged in explaining their research to an interested audience in the center of Bonn.

Three CEPLAS members at Soapbox Science

27/07/2022 | CEPLAS members Pia Saake, Mary Ngigi and Kumsal Ecem Çolpan will participate as speakers in the Soapbox Science event on August 6th in Bonn.

National Science Foundation supports summer research program at CEPLAS

26/07/2022 | The Washington State University received an award to support students undertaking plant biology research projects at CEPLAS.

Mini-exhibition about Gregor Mendel

25/07/2022 | In the occasion of Gregor Mendel's 200th birthday CEPLAS offers insights into his research in a mini-exhibition in the Botanical Garden Düsseldorf.

Pengxin Yu in CEPLAS Faces

22/07/2022 | CEPLAS PhD Pengxin Yu (UoC) tells us in a video about his daily work and what he wants to achieve with his research in the field of photosynthesis.

Science & Snack with urbanplantx

18/07/2022 | The Citizen Science project urbanplantx gives insights into genetic work with wild plants in pavers on July 19. (photo: HHU/ Steffen Köhler)

Molecules boosting plant immunity identified

08/07/2022 | Two studies published in "Science" by CEPLAS members Jijie Chai and Jane E. Parker from MPIPZ and colleagues from China reveal critical molecules for...

Open position

01/07/2022 | New position as a Student/ Research assistant at the Institute for Molecular Physiology at the Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf available.

The dose makes the poison – why we study mineral nutrition

30/06/2022 | In a new issue of the Planter's Punch doctoral researcher Emely Silz (UoC) explains what the carbon dilution effect has to do with our morning coffee.

CEPLAS Career Speed Dating

29/06/2022 | Eleven CEPLAS early career researchers learned about various professional fields at the Career Speed Dating event in Düsseldorf.

Six schools face the carbon challenge

28/06/2022 | Together with Bayer and the research institute Invite, CEPLAS launched a school competition that attracted a lot of interest from schools.

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