The IMPRS for living matter (formerly the IMPRS-CMB) provides an amazing environment for young, talented and ambitious scientists to start an academic career in the field of life sciences.

As a graduate student, you will join a top-level research group and you will have the chance to carry out an exciting and novel project with access to state-of-the-art facilities and world class experts.

The goal of the IMPRS-LM is to support students in their projects by providing the tools for them to learn experimental methods, as well as rigorous scientific thinking and scientific communication.

The IMPRS curriculum comprises of the following activities

  • IMPRS Distinguished Guest Seminar Series (pdf)
  • IMPRS Student Seminars (pdf)
  • IMPRS Evening Lectures
  • In House Methods Course (PDF-1) (PDF 2)
  • Advanced Courses (pdf)
  • Retreat and Symposium (pdf)
  • Transferable Skills Training Program
  • Career Development Program

Seminars by our Faculty
Prof Dominik Boos:
"Genome Maintenance", June 1, 8 and 22, 14:00-15:30 at University of Duisburg Essen.

Seminars at TU Dortmund

Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
JungChemikerForums Seminars and Events 

Seminars at BIOME, University of Duisburg-Essen
Lecture Series: Genetics and Cell Biology (pdf)

Seminars at the Institute of Biochemistry and Pathobiochemistry, Ruhr-University-Bochum
Molecular Cell Biology

Seminars at the Graduate School of Chemistry and Biochemistry (GSCB), Ruhr-University-Bochum

Seminars at the Collaborative Research Centre SFB642: GTP- and ATP dependent membrane processes, Ruhr-University-Bochum

Past Seminars
IMPRS Distinguished Guest Seminar Series - Autumn 2016