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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Leibniz Price for Christian Hertweck

Please join the whole JSMC community in proudly congratulating our founding member Prof. Dr. Hertweck for receiving the most important German research award for the year 2015, the Leibniz Price of the German Research Foundation (DFG).

You can read the full story on his unexpected and pivotal discoveries here.

International Student Conference on Microbial Communication

Upcoming events


January 07, 2015 | IMPRS course: Adobe Illustrator
January 12, 2015 | IMPRS Basic Lecture: tba
January 14, 2015 | Colloquium of the Department of Genetics

JSMC MiCo-Colloquium
Program Winter Semester 2014/15

(updated November 4, 2014)