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. Diethard Tautz
    Department for Evolutionary Genetics
    Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Plön
    Tel.: +49 (0) 431-763-390
  • Prof. Hinrich Schulenburg
    Department of Evolutionary Ecology and Genetics
    Zoological Institute, Kiel University
    Tel.: +49 (0) 431-880-4141