The Rhine-Main Neuroscience Network

… is the strategic alliance of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt, the Institute of Molecular Biology Mainz (IMB), the Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies (FIAS) and the Medical Schools of the JoGu-University and the  Goethe University.
Expertise in molecular-, cellular-, and systems neuroscience is the hallmark of rmn².


Spring School Neurology rmn²   31.03-04.04 2014


Promoter: rmn², Prof. Frauke Zipp (Department of Neurology, Mainz), Prof. Helmuth Steinmetz (Department of Neurology, Frankfurt)

Transparenz: Transparenz: Gemäß FSA-Kodex geben wir für folgende Unternehmen die Höhe ihrer Beteiligung für die Einräumung von Werberechten im Rahmen der Veranstaltung bekannt: Biogen Idec GmbH 1.500 €, CSL Behring GmbH 750 €, Grifols Deutschland GmbH 750 €, Pfizer Deutschland GmbH 750 €, Roche Pharma GmbH 750 €

Biennial Meeting 2014 June 25-27

Next biennial meeting of the rmn² will take place from June 25 to 27, 2014 in Oberwesel > more

Register here.

Get some impressions of the last biennial meeting 2012 here

Prof. Dr. Helmuth Steinmetz new speaker of rmn²

Prof. Dr. Helmuth Steinmetz (a clinical neuroscientist, Frankfurt) takes over this position from Prof. Dr. Robert Nitsch (a basic neuroscientist, Mainz). This election reflects the rmn² policy of Frankfurt-Mainz cooperation and the cross-disciplinary approach between basic and clinical neuroscience.

MD/PhD-PhD Program in Translational Biomedicine

The recently established MD/PhD-PhD Program in Translational Biomedicine for Medical and Natural Science Graduates at the Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz within FTN/rmn² is a structured training program which combines biomedical and translational research with clinical training elements.  

Spring School Neurology – 31 March-4 April 2014

You can find more information about this event here.


Currently Available Positions

If you’d like to join the rmn² community, we encourage you to look at our currently advertised positions:


-PhD position at the Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology, Frankfurt


-Postdoc (m/w) für den Bereich Tiermodelle


-TransMed Fellowships for Doctoral Researcher Positions. 


-TransMed Fellowships for Medical Doctors


-PhD / Diploma / Master student positions. Signaling mechanisms governing stem cells.