IMPRS Evolutionary Biology

The International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for Evolutionary Biology is an international graduate school.

It is jointly organized by the Max-Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology in Plön, Kiel University, and the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research in Kiel. It is committed to excellence in research and training to PhD students in all areas of Evolutionary Biology.


  • Prof. Paul Rainey
    Department for Microbial Population Biology
    Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Plön
    Tel.: +49 (0) 431-763-710
  • Prof. Eva H. Stukenbrock
    Max Planck Fellowship Environmental Genomics
    Botanical Institute, Kiel University
    Tel.: +49 (0) 431-880-6366