MPI-CE Alumni

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We invite all former scientific and non-scientific members, diploma and PhD students, fellowship holders, and postdocs as well as guest scientists who spent at minimum six months at the institute to register as an alumna or alumnus of the institute.

Registration as an alumna or alumnus

All former members or the MPI-CE are invited to register as alumni.

Please fill the registration form, save it and send it to

Alumni liaison person

Angela Overmeyer
Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology
Hans-Knöll-Straße 8
07745 Jena

Phone: +49 (0)3641 57-2110
Fax: +49 (0)3641 57-1002


The Max Planck Alumni Association (MPAA) is a non-profit organization developing and sustaining a world-wide community of alumni and alumnae of the Max Planck Society. As an alumna or alumnus of the MPI-CE, you are very welcome to join the MPAA and register here.

Early Bird Registration to the 5th Max Planck Symposium is now open.

The symposium will be held from September 17th to 20th 2020 at the Harnack House in Berlin. This year there will be two ways of participation: onsite and online..

The topic of this year's event will be circling around Smart Working - how it affects industrie, technology and careers. 

More information is available here.

Alumni Activities in the Max Planck Society

"Max Planck is everywhere!" We want to make use of this fact to connect alumni all over the world - regardless of where they are - by setting up a global network of former employees across the scientific disciplines, a platform for sharing both professional and personal experiences ... more »