International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) “Exploration of Ecological Interactions with Molecular and Chemical Techniques” invites applications for 5 PhD positions beginning in January 2018.

About the project:

  • The research topic uses the molecular, chemical and neuroethological techniques to experimentally explore ecological interactions under natural conditions
  • The main focus is on the relationship between plants, microbes and herbivores, and their environment, as well as the evolutionary and behavioral consequences of these interactions.
  • 15 exciting projects are being offered; applicants can identify up to 3 projects of interest.


  • Applicant must have strong interests in the relevant topic.
  • Applicants must hold or expected to hold a Masters or equivalent degree in Ecology, Evolutionary Biology, Bioinformatics, Analytical Chemistry, Entomology, Neurobiology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Plant Physiology or Genetics.
  • Exceptional candidates with a Bachelor’s degree may also be considered.

The offer:

  • receive a Max Planck support contract
  • No tuition fees
  • Working language is English


————–Quick Overview————-
Organization Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology
Fellowship Level Doctoral
Country Germany
Subject areas

Ecology, Evolutionary Biology, Bioinformatics, Analytical Chemistry, Entomology, Neurobiology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Plant Physiology Genetics

Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline August 18, 2017

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