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Equal opportunity and family affairs

The Max Planck Society is an equal opportunity employer. Applications from women and handicapped individuals are explicitly encouraged.

Here you can access the Max Planck Society Mentoring Program.

Several day-care centers in Jena offer bilingual child care, including one located directly on Beutenberg Campus.

More information on family affairs in Jena can be found here.

Equal Opportunity Committee at Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry

Marleen Pallandt
Phone: +49 (0)3641 57 - 6283
Email: mpalla[at]

Silvia Caldararu
Phone: +49 (0)3641 57 - 6282
Email: scaldra[at]

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Equal Opportunity Officer of the Max Planck Society
Dr. Ulla Weber
Phone: +49 (0)89 2108-1421
Homepage of the Central Gender Equality Officer


Kinderuni (children between 6 and 12 years)
27th October - 1st December 2017
Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
Webpage and FAQ

The Horizon 2020 ABC's of applications for female scientists and researchers
9th November 2017
German Aerospace Center, Bonn
Information and Application

Career Steps for Postdocs in Academia and Industry
17th November 2017
Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, Cologne
Agenda and Registration
More Information

IMPRS-gBGC workshop: Work-life balance
7th December 2017
MPI for Biogeochemistry, Jena
Registration until 1st December 2017

Equal opportunity
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