Academic and Scientific Education with Graduation
1992-1995 PhD in Botany, Max-Planck-Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Dept. Plant Breeding and Yield Physiology, Prof. Salamini, Cologne
1991-1992 Diploma thesis, Department of Genetics, Prof. Cullum, Technical University Kaiserslautern
1986-1991 Study of Biology at the Technical University Kaiserslautern
since 2009 Teamleader Plant Facilities, Biocenter Martinsried, Ludwig-Maximilians University, Germany
since 2005 Scientist (Akademische Rätin/Oberrätin), Department of Plant Sciences, Ludwig-Maximilians University, Germany
1997-2005 Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Cologne, Department Molecular Plant Physiology, Cologne, Germany
1996-1997 Postdoctoral Fellow at the John Innes Centre, Department of Molecular Microbiology, Norwich, U.K.