Major success for the research profile of the University Jena
Jena’s proposal for the research cluster ‘Balance of the Microverse’ to be funded in the Excellence Strategy
| by Alena Gold
The Friedrich Schiller University Jena (Germany) was granted funding for one Cluster of Excellence. As the Excellence Commission announced today in Bonn, Jena’s proposal for the cluster ‘Balance of the Microverse’ is among the 57 selected consortia which will be funded by the German Excellence Strategy for the following seven years. In the Cluster of Excellence ‘Balance of the Microverse’, the University cooperates with its University Hospital and external research institutions. After having been among the winners with its Graduate School ’Jena School for Microbial Communication’ in 2007, this is the first Cluster of Excellence for Jena.