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Interested in doing a masters thesis with us?  You should already be enrolled at a German university for the degree, but we'd love to host your research project. Please get in touch if you're interested! Not sure whether your situation fits? Send email to, and we'll find out.


Looking for a student assistant (HIWI) position? Get in touch


We are always open to hosting exchanges, internships, and other temporary research stays. Please research possible schemes to support a visit before contacting us. If you're in Canada, one option would be a Mitacs award.

We are not recruiting PhD students or postdocs at the time. 

Max Planck Research Group Neural and Environmental Rhythms

Max Planck Institute for Empirical Aesthetics

Grüneburgweg 14, 60322 Frankfurt am Main

+49 69 8300479 x830