Welcome to the DFG Research Training Group EvoPAD at the University of Münster!

The DFG-funded Research Training group 2220 on "Evolutionary Processes in Adaptation and Disease" will integrate biological, medical, and philosophical research at the University of Münster with the core idea to use the theory of evolution to understand processes leading to adaptation and/or disease. The programme started in April 2017.

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Official opening of the RTG EvoPAD

On 17th May 2017, the RTG EvoPAD held its Kick-off Symposium in glorious sunshine and summer temperatures at the Vom-Stein-Haus in Münster. The symposium featured talks by EvoPAD PIs, invited junior researchers, and a public lecture by Pulitzer Prize winner Bert Hölldobler.

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