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.

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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November 24, 2020 in Awards

Call for award nominations and applications

Information and links to scientific awards: Annual: Deutscher Studienpreis der Körber-Stiftung: In German only. Thesis submitted in 2020 ("magna cum laude" or "summa cum laude"). Self-nomination. Deadline: 1. March 2021.…
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