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Introduction

In cooperation with the Friedrich Schiller University Jena, the Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry houses a unique and flexible research program that grants German and foreign students a broad selection of learning opportunities while still maintaining a research focus.
The IMPRS-gBGC offers a PhD program specializing in global biogeochemistry and related Earth System sciences. The overall research and teaching focuses on:

  • Improved understanding of biogeochemical processes with an emphasis on terrestrial ecosystems [more...]
  • Development of observational techniques to monitor and assess biogeochemical feedbacks in the earth system [more...]
  • Theory and model development for improving the representation of biogeochemical processes in comprehensive earth system models [more...]

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Overview course
(November 27 - December 6, 2017)
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Data Visualisation: Principles & Applications
(December 4-5, 2017)
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Work-Life Balance
(December 7-8, 2017)
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Rules for Good Scientific Practice
(January 19, 2018)
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Advanced Statistics & Data Analysis
(January 22-24, 2018)
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Retreat
(February 20-21, 2018)
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Atmosphere, Ocean & Land
(February 26 - March 9, 2018)
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Thermodynamics
(March 1-2, 2018)
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Academic Writing
(March 20-21, 2018)
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Career planning
(May 22-23, 2018)
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Grant Proposal Writing
(September 2018)
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We accept applications to the IMPRS-gBGC twice a year.

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