hanfrieddenkmal Jena provides an exciting and challenging scientific environment that offers a unique combination of scientific expertise in molecular and cellular biology, molecular medicine and biophotonics. 
All these fields of basic life science research are intimately connected with clinical research and applied bioengineering.
PhD students are part of, and profit from the inspiring and international atmosphere, and the ongoing collaborative and cross-disciplinary research conducted by the participating institutions.
State-of-the-art research centers and facilities provide the infrastructure for an internationally recognized research and training environment to the benefit of young researchers.

Friedrich Schiller University   Non-university research Institutions 
Faculty of Medical Sciences
Faculty of Biology and Pharmacy

Center for Molecular Biomedicine (CMB)
Leibniz Institute for Age Research – Fritz Lipmann Institute (FLI)  

Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology – Hans-Knoell-Institute (HKI)