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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Jena’s proposal for the research cluster ‘Balance of the Microverse’ to be funded in the Excellence Strategy

The Friedrich Schiller University Jena (Germany) was granted funding for one Cluster of Excellence. As the Excellence Commission announced today in Bonn, Jena’s proposal for the cluster “Balance of the Microverse” is among the 57 selected consortia which will be funded by the German Excellence Strategy for the following seven years.


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Infectious diseases in the 21st century

October 24-26, 2018, Friedrich Schiller University Jena

The conference "Infectious Diseases in the 21st Century" will address highly relevant and controversial topic in a comprehensive, critical, factual and forward-looking manner.

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Upcoming events

October 22, 2018 | IMPRS course: How to finish your PhD
October 23, 2018 | Colloquium of the Matthias Schleiden Institute: Light use and diversity-productivity relationships in phytoplankton communities
October 24 - 26, 2018 | Infectious Diseases in the 21st Century - Global Challenges for Health and Society-