International Summer School

The ISS 2020 will take place from 17 August until 25 September 2020Application is now open!
The deadline to register is 8 April 2020, 12:00 noon CET.


The International Summer School (ISS) is a 6-week programme with a focus on “Gene Regulation, Epigenetics and Genome Stability”. It is coordinated by the Institute of Molecular Biology (IMB).

 

The ISS offers outstanding and enthusiastic undergraduate and Master's students from all over the world the opportunity to acquire excellent practical skills and hands-on training from leading scientists in molecular biology.
If this describes you then please keep reading to find out more about the ISS and how to apply.

The International Summer School has a clearly defined and unique profile that will provide you with interdisciplinary education in the following fields:

  • Epigenetics
  • Gene Regulation
  • DNA Damage & Genome Stability
  • Developmental Biology
  • Systems Biology & Bioinformatics  
  • Translational Research

The programme of the ISS covers a period of 30 workdays.

For more information on Mainz and what the city has to offer, please check Working & Living in Mainz.

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