MitarbeiterInnen - staff

FACHGEBIETS-LEITUNG/HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT

Prof.Dr. Jens Boenigk

Forschungsinteressen/Research Interests

Evolutionary ecology & Organismic interactions        

Biodiversity & Systematic biology

Environmental change & Biogeography

Publications

 

Kontakt/Contact

Raum: S05 V05 E32

Telefon: +49 201 183 3118/4302

E-mail: jens.boenigk[at]uni-due.de

 

SEKRETARIAT/OFFICE

SEKRETARIAT/OFFICEHeike Todenhöfer

Öffnungszeiten Sekretariat/Office hours

Mo-Fr.:7:30-11:30Uhr                  

 

Kontakt/Contact

Raum: S05 V05 E29

Telefon: +49 201 183 3118

Fax: +49 201 183 4290

E-mail: heike.todenhoefer [at]uni-due.de

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiter/Scientists

Dr. Daniela Beisser

Forschungsinteressen/Research Interests

Next-generation sequencing analysis

Functional and taxonomic assessment in metatranscriptome sequencing data

Network analysis using different *omics datasets in conjunction with biological networks

more Informationen about Daniela

Kontakt/Contact

Raum: S05 V05 F39

Telefon: +49 201 183 4514

E-mail:daniela.beisser[at]uni-due.de

 

Dr. Christina Bock

Forschungsinteressen/Research Interests

Phylogeny and Systematics of chlorophytes and chrysophytes

Biodiversity of Protists                                                

Diversity patterns

Publications

Kontakt/Contact

Raum: S05 V05 F39

Telefon: +49 201 183 4514

E-mail: christina.bock[at]uni-due.de

Dr. Sara Beszteri

Forschungsinteressen/Research Interests

more information coming soon

Kontakt/Contact

Raum: S05 V05 F28 

Telefon: +49 201 183 2441

E-mail: sara.beszteri[@]uni-due.de

Dr. Elianne Dunthorn-Egge

Forschungsinteressen/Research Interests

more information coming soon

Kontakt/Contact

Raum: S05 V05 F30

Telefon: +49 201 183 3200

E-mail: elianne.egge[at]uni-due.

Doktoranden/innen/PhD students

Stephan Majda

Forschungsinteressen/Research Interests

Phylogenetics and evolution of chrysophytes, especially the loss of photosynthesis

Genome assemblies, further in metagenomics

Genome comparison of chrysophytes

Machine learning and algorithm in bioinformatics

Kontakt/Contact

Raum: S05 V05 F41

Telefon: +49 201 183 2450

E-mail: stephan.majda[at]uni-due.de

Julia Nuy

Forschungsinteressen/Research Interests

Comparative diversity studies

Optimization of molecular methods for High-Throughput-Sequencing approaches

Bioinformatics and 'Meta-Omics'

Impacts of potential stressors and flooding on freshwater ecosystems

more information about the Future Water project

 

Kontakt/Contact

Raum: S05 V05 F41                                      

Telefon: +49 201 183 2450

E-mail: julia.nuy[at]uni-due.de

 

Jana Olefeld

Forschungsinteressen/Research Interests

Biogeography, phylogeography and molecular protist diversity

Seasonal and spatial variations in protist community composition with special focus on the Chrysophyceae

Kontakt/Contact

Raum: S05 V05 F30                                        

Telefon: +49 201 183 3200

email:jana.olefeld[@]uni-due.de

Guido Sieber

Forschungsinteressen/Research Interests

Water and Soil Protists and their potential indication

Kontakt/Contact

Raum: S05 V05 F30                                        

Telefon: +49 201 183 3200

email:guido.sieber[@]uni-due.de

Technisches Personal/Technical staff

Susann Chamrad

Aufgaben/Duties           

Maintenance culture collection                            

Supervision of student lab work           

Molecular lab work

General lab work

Kontakt/Contact

Raum: S05 V05 F28                             

Telefon: +49 201 183 2441

email: susann.chamrad[at]uni-due.de        

 

Simone Engelskirchen

Kontakt/Contact

Raum: S05 V05 F28                             

Telefon: +49 201 183 2441

email: simona.engelskirchen[at]uni-due.de    

Assoziierte Wissenschaftler/Associated scientists

Dr. Siegfried Jahnke

Forschungsinteressen/Research Interests

Non-invasive approaches in plant research (e.g. MRI-PET)

Automation and robotics in plant phenotyping

Gas exchange and carbon transport

Seed phenotyping

Publications

Kontakt/Contact

E-mail: siegfried.jahnke@uni-due.de

More information

Dr. Manfred Jensen

Forschungsinteressen/Research Interests

 Physiology and occurrence of "lower plants"                

Chlorophyll and fluorescence of lichens and

algae              

drought tolerance of lichens

microfungi

Publications

 

Kontakt/Contact

E-mail: manfred.jensen[at]uni-due.de

Dr. Sabina Marks (geb. Wodniok)

Forschungsinteressen/Research Interests

 Evolution and ecological significance of plastid reduction in algae

Biodiversity and distribution patterns of protists

 Publications           

Kontakt/Contact

Raum: S05 V05 F44

Telefon: +49 201 183 2972

E-mail: sabina.wodniok[at]uni-due.de

Studienberatung für die Lehramtsstudiengänge

Di: 13-14 Uhr

Raum: S05 R03 H05

Tel.: +49 201 183-4206

                                    

Priv.-Doz. Dr. Bruno Mies

Lehre/Classes

Tropenbotanik                                                   

Vegetation Mitteleuropas

 

Kontakt/Contact

E-mail: bruno.mies[at]uni-due.de

Studenten/Students

Studenten/ Students

Masterarbeit Sandra Roeser

Thema

Transcriptional responses of aquatic and terrestrial protistan communities to flooding events

Bachelorarbeit Sukanjah Somaskanthan

Thema

 

Bachelorarbeit Nico Kreuder

Thema

Bestimmung von Indikatorarten in Amplicon-Sequenzierungsdaten von Süßgewässern

Alumni

Alumni

Yesim Attak Bachelorarbeit: Morphologische und molekulare Analyse der Planktondiversität in europäischen Seen

Prof. Dr. Nosratollah  Ale-Agha

Scientist: Microfungi
Franziska Baier Bachelorarbeit: Biodiversity and environmental change: Does biodiversity reduce the risk of extinction?
Marisa Bartling PhD Student: Molecular evolution and phylogeny of the Excavates
Elif Demir Masterarbeit: Biodiversity of Chrysophyceae in Lakes NRW: Morphological and Molecularbiological Analysis
Sarah Dinglinger Bachelorarbeit: Ecophysiological classification of the mixotroph Chrysophyceae Dinobryon divergens, with aspects of silver stress
r. Steffen Jost Scientist: Molecular methods for protist diversity studies
Kathrin Fegers Bachelorarbeit: Systematik von Chrysophyceen basierend auf

rbcL-Gen Phylogenien; Zystenbildung bei Spumella spec.

Thais Garcia da Silva PhD Student:

Phylogenetic analyses, systematics and taxonomy of Selenastraceae; Diversity and biogeography of green algae

Philipp Giesemann Bachelorarbeit: Physiological ecology analysis and silver toxicity in Synura sphagnicola (Chrysophyceae)
Dr. Edvard Glücksman Scientist: Next-generation gene sequencing to explore the ecology and biodiversity of protists

Nadine Graupner

PhD Student: Functional diversity of protists based on '-omics' data; Diversity and ecology of protists at the water-soil boundary
Dr. Lars Grossmann PhD Student:

Biogeographic and ecological patterns of protist diversity; Molecular and microscopic methods of chrysophycean identification;  Phylogenetic analyses, systematics and taxonomy

Verena Haarhaus Staatsexamen: Untersuchung von Umweltdaten in Bezug auf die einzelnen Häufigkeiten der exprimierten Gene  
Christopher Hempel Bachelorarbeit: Development of analytical tools for molecular biodiversity assessments
Jan Hoffmann Bachelorarbeit: Ecophysiological characterisation of Spumella vulgaris
Lea Klar Bachelorarbeit: Pigmentanalyse von Chrysophyceae
Frida Klein Bachelorarbeit:Einfluss der Lichtintensität auf das Wachstum mixotropher Algen
Michaela Klein Staatsexamen: Untersuchung von Umweltproben in Bezug auf die Bakterienabundanz
Saskia Kling Bachelorarbeit: Ecophysiological characterization and silver stress response of the heterotrophic chrysomonad Spumella
Michael Neugebauer Technician

Geoffrey Ong’ondo

PhD Student: Limnology and aquatic ecology
Sven Schulz Bachelorarbeit: Ressourcen effiziente Abwasseraufbereitung mit Tetrahymena pyriformis als zusätzliche biologische Reinigungsstufe.
Jenny Spangenberg Bachelorarbeit: Phylogenetic Analysis of Chrysophyceae
Hannah-Marie Stappert Bachelorarbeit:The dark side ‐ Influence of low light intensities on the ecophysiology of phototrophic Chrysophyceae
Meike Strybos Masterarbeit: Phylogeny and seasonal diversity of Chrysophyceae
Marion van den Boom Lecturer
Sarah Völker Bachelorarbeit:

Célina Wessel

Bachelorarbeit: hot or cold? How temperature effects the ecophysiology of mixotrophic protists
Marius Welzel Masterarbeit: "Development of an Amplicon Snakemake Workflow including a Novel K-Mer
Based Detection Method for Chimeric Sequences"