Curriculum vitae

2021 – now
Scientific management of the community laboratory for environmental science at the Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel

2014 – 2021
Head of the laboratory in the Molecular Interaction Ecology (MIE) research group at the German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) Halle-Jena-Leipzig

2019
Project leader Gene Technology Lab of the security level 1 at iDiv

2018 – 2019
Parental leave

2017 – 2021
Security officer of the group Molecular Interaction Ecology

2014 – 2017
Security officer of the iDiv

2013 – 2014
Freelancer at the Netherlands Institut of Ecology (NIOO), Aquatic Science in the group of Ellen van Donk

2009 – 2013
PhD student, Stipend of the Max-Planck Institute of Chemical Ecology in Jena
Doctoral dissertation in chemistry at the Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Institute for Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry in the group Prof. Dr. Pohnert on the topic “Investigation of the surface chemistry of marine algae: ecological interactions and chemical responses”

2008
Diploma thesis at the Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel and the IFM-GEOMAR, Benthic ecology in the Group Prof. Dr. Wahl on the topic ”Influence of light fluctuations on macroalgae”

2005 – 2006
External Erasmus semester, Syddansk University Odensee, Denmark, Part of the International Study-Program Biological Oceanography (Bio-Ocean).

2002 – 2008
Diploma studies in Biology at the Christian- Albrechts University of Kiel