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  • Address: Hanns-Dieter-Hüsch-Weg 15 (Biozentrum I/Room 01.470), 55128 Mainz
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"Being associated to GenEvo allows me to improve my understanding of molecular methods and to discuss my research with colleagues from other fields."


  • Since 2018: Ph.D. studies on: The transcriptomic basis of adaptive processes in ants of the genus Temnothorax
  • 2015-2018: MSc in Applied Bioinformatics, Johannes-Gutenberg-University in Mainz, Germany; Thesis: Expression analysis revealing genes involved in scouting and tandem-running of slave-makers and hosts
  • 2012-2015: BSc in Molecular Biology, Johannes-Gutenberg-University in Mainz, Germany; Thesis: Comparative genome analysis of the sex determining region in Chironomus

Working Experience

  • 2017: Student/Research Assistant for the relocation of collected ants, AG Foitzik, Johannes-Gutenberg-University in Mainz, Germany
  • 2015 & 2016: Student/Research Assistant for the supervision of the Bachelor module 8 “Genetics”, AG Hankeln/Schmidt, Johannes-Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany