Welcome to caesar

Caesar is a neuroscience research institute associated with the Max Planck Society. Caesar’s research is interdisciplinary with scientists from various research areas working together on the topics of cellular signal processing and the neural foundations of behavior.

Understanding the neural mechanisms underlying behavior

Joining caesar

Group Leaders

Group leaders run an independent research program at caesar and are provided with a generous support package and outstanding resources.



Highly qualified and motivated researchers at the beginning of their scientific career are invited to apply for a postdoctoral position in any department or research group of caesar.


IMPRS for Brain and Behavior and more Ph.D. positions

In cooperation with Max Planck Florida Institute, Bonn University and Florida Atlantic University, the IMPRS for Brain and Behavior offers a unique Ph.D. and research program using revolutionary techniques applied to modern problems in neuroscience.


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