About the IMPRS

The International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for the Science of Human History was founded in 2018 as a PhD program of the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History (MPI-SHH) and the Friedrich Schiller University, both located in Jena.

Information: There are currently no open positions at MPI-SHH.

Living in Jena

Jena is an old town – likely first mentioned in 830/850 – and Jena is a young town – ca. 1/5 of its about 110,000 inhabitants are students.

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August 10, 2021 in Event


Events at MPI-SHH: Exhibition Marija Gimbutas (1921 - 1994): Life - Research - Legacy: Opening event on August 12, 2021, from 15:30 in the Social Area of the MPI-SHH. The…
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