Upcoming events

18. - 19. April 2024

2nd Joint Symposium on Medicinal mRNA and Immunity

2nd Joint Symposium on Medicinal mRNA and Immunity

Apr 18, 2024 – Apr 19, 2024

Max-Planck Institute for Polymer Research
Mainz, Germany

Registration is now open!

Click here to register.

23. - 25. September 2024

4th Symposium on Nucleic Acid Modifications

4th Symposium on Nucleic Acid Modifications


A PDF version  of the flyer can be obtained here.

The registration is open now:


28. - 01. November 2023

TeaTec LC-MS Mainz 11.2023

27. - 30. March 2022

Kick-off Meeting 03.2022

06. - 08. September 2023

YouRMaP Retreat 09.2023

06. - 08. September 2023

RMaP PhD Retreat @Rastatt

Program now online in our user section.

RMaP Retreat January 2024 @ Heidelberg

RMaP-Retreat, 16.1.2024

Where: theater room (Theatersaal, Gebäude 2100, 1st floor) at the Triplex-Mensa in Heidelberg

Adress: Grabengasse 14, 69117 Heidelberg

Further information: entrances: Grabengasse 14-18/Sandgasse 5-7

How to get there?

Arrival by car: Since free parking is virtually non-existent, using the parking garage P11 Triplex-Mensa is highly recommended. (https://www.pbw.de/?menu=parkplatz-finder&profile=kurz&search=*300%2069117%20Heidelberg%20Parkgarage%20P11%20Unibibliothek%20/%20Triplex&anchor=results). Via the garage exit/elevator you will directly get to right entrance into the Mensa building. Maximum daily parking fee is 16 Eur.

Public transport: From Heidelberg main station you can take the following busses: Bus 20 direction S-Bahnhof Altstadt until stop Peterskirche; Bus 32 direction Peterskirche until stop Marstallstraße; Bus 33 direction Ziegelhausen until stop Triplex-Mensa. According to Google maps, this is a 15 min trip including a short walk.

PI-Dinner, 16.1.2024

Where: Vetter’s Brauhaus

Adress: Steingasse 9, 69117 Heidelberg


PI-Meeting, 17.1.2024

Where: Marsilius-Kolleg on Campus “Im Neuenheimer Feld”

Adress: Im Neuenheimer Feld 130, 69120 Heidelberg

The meeting will take place in the seminar room on the ground floor. Please follow the link for details on travel and parking: https://www.marsilius-kolleg.uni-heidelberg.de/lageplan-anreise-en.html

We are planning to arrange a hybrid meeting to allow participation for those travelling. More details will follow.

07. - 09. September 2022

YouRMaP Retreat 09.2022


Heinrich-Pesch Haus, Ludwigshafen am Rhein

Schedule and invited speakers


Team building workshop with Kasia Ecker




13. June 2023

IMB Postdoc Symposium

The first Life Sciences Posdoc Symposium at the IMB in Mainz with lots of career-relevant information, networking and a science slam.

More info here.

14. February 2023

Female Scientist leads

FS:leads – lunch talks with leading female scientists. More info here.

27. - 30. March 2022

RMaP Start-off meeting – Symposium on RNA modifications

We had a wonderful opening meeting in the ‘Alte Mälzerei’ in Mosbach, uniting over 20 groups from TRR319 RMaP and SPP1784 – all on RNA and RNA modifications!

Equal Opportunities 03.05.2023 RMU Weeks

RMU Weeks openning on 3rd May 2023 – Join the discussion for follow-up event from 16th May on.

More informations HERE

Talk ‘Es war einmal die RNA’ by Julian König, May 24th 2023

Julian König will talk about RNA in front of a broader, non-scientific audience at the ‘Pint of Science Festival 2023’ in Mainz. An important part of public work to represent our field of reasearch to the public. More information can be found here: Unter und über der Oberfläche | Pint of Science Germany

RMaP Retreat 13th July 2023 @IMB Mainz

Our next RMaP retreat will take place on July 13, 2023 at the IMB in Mainz

Institute of Molecular Biology

Ackermannweg 4, 55128 Mainz


22. December 2022

Leading Successfully

Leading Successfully: Leading heterogenic teams with appropriate sensibility regarding gender and diversity.

13. October 2022

Career crafting for females

Career Crafting for female junior researchers Female PhD students and female post docs

06. October 2022

The (in)compatibility of academic work and care work

The (in)compatibility of academic work and care work. Building resilience through mindfulness

29. September 2022

Gender and Diversity in Science

Gender and Diversity in Science. Does scientific thinking protect us from unconscious bias?

01. December 2022

The World of RNAs, December 1, 2022

The World of RNAs – a GBM and BioPharma Cluster South Germany event. Follow this link for more information: The World of RNA

26. - 30. October 2022

Joint SFB meeting in Vienna, October 26, 2022

Joint SFB meeting in Vienna. Further information will be sent via mail & newsletter to keep you updated. Contact trr319-rmap@uni-mainz.de with upcoming questions.

05. - 07. October 2022

EMTHERA Symposium on computational Biochemstry, October 5, 2022

EMTHERA Symposium on computational Biochemstry. We are pleased to welcome you to the EMTHERA Computational Biomedicine Symposium, to be held at Wasem Kloster Engelthal (Ingelheim, Germany), October 5-7, 2022. Follow this link for more information:EMTHERA symposium