Fichtenbäumchen in symbiontischer Lebensgemeinschaft mit einem Pilz.

Research

LIGHT, LIFE, LIBERTY : Friedrich Schiller University Jena pools its top research and culture of interdisciplinary study within these three profile lines.
Spruce tree in a symbiotic community.
Image: Jan-Peter Kasper (University of Jena)

Research with strong partners

The Friedrich Schiller University Jena pools its research into three main themes in the focal research areas of Light, Life, Liberty. The strong third-party funding availability at FSU Jena is based on an outstanding foundation of individual research and coordinated research projects and networks, supported by the German Research Foundation (DFG), the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), the European Union (EU) , to name just a few.

The university enganges as a partner to non-university research centres, research-driven companies and well-known cultural institutions on both a regional and national basis. In cooperation with the universities in Leipzig and Halle-Wittenberg, the University of Jena is committed to promoting the long-term development of Central Germany as a centre for innovative academia. In addition, Friedrich Schiller University Jena actively supports close and long-term networking with top international universities and outstanding scientists.

 

 

Büste Friedrich Schillers
Cluster of Excellence & Excellence Strategy
of the Friedrich Schiller University
LIGHT, LIFE, LIBERTY symbolisiert durch ein Themenbild.
Research Profile
LIGHT, LIFE, LIBERTY - Connecting Visions
Kooperationspartner der FSU
Research Projects
in coordinated programmes
Campus Beutenberg Jena
Partners
Academia and other research institutions
hölzerne Buchstaben
Service and funding
for researchers

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Rasterelektronenmikroskopische Aufnahme von Stieleria maiorica. Zellen in pink. Matrix in blau.
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New experiment design improves reproducibility
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Forschung mit einer Gewächshausspinne.
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Romanticism as distinctive global phenomenon
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Das Graduiertenkolleg zum Thema „Modell Romantik" geht in die zweite Phase.
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