Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics
Career & family
The MPI-IE offers opportunities for many levels of a career in modern molecular biology. Graduates, doctoral & postdoctoral researcher, junior and senior scientists can join a vibrate institute of more than 350 passionate people from around the world.
Extensive exchange Poster session during Max Planck Epigenetics Meeting
Public Engagement Hands-on session for school children
Running sport MPI Marathon team
Listening to the best Discussions during scientific events
We care for your health Health Day at the MPI-IE
Developing people IMPRS-IEM Graduation Ceremony
Scientific events The institute regulary welcomes high-profile speakers from various fields
We walk together joint institute outing in the Black forrest
Science communication Science Fair on the Freiburg minster market
A creative institute MPI-IE Drama club
Social interactions Farewell event of group leader Andrew Pospisilik
Establish contacts the institute and its scientific events is the perfect place for networking
Many highlights during the year Legendary MPI-IE christmas parties
Let yourself be carried away from the supportive and stimulating atmosphere at the institute rooted in day-to-day interactions and collaboration.
The Max Planck Society and the MPI-IE operates a family-conscious human resources policy. We offer many benefits to reconcile work and family life, such as a parent-child room, nursing room, and pregnancy lab, family services, and childcare subsidies for infants.
The MPI-IE supports all employees irrespective of their gender, nationality, religion, disabilities, age, cultural background or sexual identity – with a strong focus on fostering young and female scientists.
The MPI-IE offers childcare in immediate vicinity of the Institute.The facility offers 10 nursery and 20 preschool spaces for children aged between 0 month and 6 years. MPI staff can make use of a reduced fair.
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