Welcome to the JSMC

The Graduate School Jena School for Microbial Communication (JSMC) is funded by the German Excellence Initiative. It conceptionally combines different research areas (microbial communities, interactions with plant, animal and human hosts and environmental interactions)....
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New speakers team elected

From the beginning of September we will have a newly elected JSMC speaker team. The three candidates Lia Ivanova, Teresa Mayer and Farzaneh Pourmasoumi were elected by an overwhelming majority vote. Congratulations to all of them!

Further information



PhD Position at FSU Jena

The Matthias Schleiden Institute of Genetics, Bioinformatics and Molecular Botany  offers two PhD positions in the DFG project "Cryptochrome photoreceptors in the green alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii: Versatility of functions and mechanisms".


Upcoming events

September 27 - 28, 2018 | IMPRS workshop: Grant Proposal Writing 2018
September 28, 2018 | JSMC course: Alternative Careers in Science
September 29, 2018 | Hike to Fuchsturm and lunch with ACiS speakers