A Thuringian initiative to promote excellent education for young academics and innovative clustered research on “Microbial Interactions”


  • Cutting-edge research on microbial communication including investigations with innovative physical analytics (“Life Science meets Physics”)
  • Collaborative scientific projects and joint doctoral researcher mentoring by university and non-university research institutions in Jena
  • PhD fellowship program „Beutenberg Stipendien“
  • Integration of outstanding young researchers in the distinguished PhD training program of the Graduate School of Excellence ‘Jena School for Microbial Communication (JSMC)’

'MikroInter' is funded by the federal program - ProExzellenz - of the Free State of Thuringia, Germany.