Research Group Molecular Plant Science

 

Prof. Dr. Andreas Wachter

Principal Investigator

Research group leader

Curriculum vitae

Email: wachter@uni-mainz.de
Fon: 28908
Room: 02-236

 

Cornelia Braun

Technician

Technical assistance

Email: corbraun@uni-mainz.de
Fon: 28655
Room: 02-239

 

Rica Burgardt

PhD student

Rica was awarded her Master in Plant Molecular Biology from the University of Tübingen.

In her PhD project, she examines novel mechanisms and functions of alternative splicing control in plants.

Email: rburgard@uni-mainz.de
Fon: 28654
Room: 02-237

 

Christoph Engel

Technician

Technical assistance

Email: christoph.engel@uni-mainz.de
Fon: 24206
Room: 02-233

 

Dr. Stephan Hobe

Scientist

Scientific assistant

Email: hobe@uni-mainz.de
Fon: 23960
Room: 02-243

 

Markus Kriebisch

Technician

Technical assistance

Email: kriema00@uni-mainz.de
Fon: 22467, 24205, 28651
Room: 01-266, 02-221

 

Jiwon Lee

PhD student

Jiwon obtained her Master in Plant Bio-Engineering at the Sejong University in Seoul, South Korea.

In her PhD project, she studies regulation of the RNA surveillance pathway nonsense-mediated decay in response to stress.

Email: jiwlee@uni-mainz.de
Fon: 28654
Room: 02-237

 

Jorinde Löser

PhD student

Jorinde was awarded her Master degree in Biology from the Julius-Maximilian-Universität Würzburg.

In her PhD project, she is interested in the interplay of PTB and SR proteins in plant alternative splicing control.

Email: jloeser@uni-mainz.de
Fon: 28654
Room: 02-237

 

Maren Reinhardt

PhD student

Maren received her BSc and MSc in Biology at the JGU Mainz.

In her PhD project, she is investigating the functions of novel structured mRNA motifs in alternative splicing control.

Email: mreinh01@students.uni-mainz.de
Fon: 28653
Room: 02-225

 

Jennifer Saile

PhD student

Jenny obtained her Master in Plant Molecular Biology at the University of Tübingen.

In her PhD project, she studies light-regulated alternative splicing in plants.

Email: jensaile@uni-mainz.de
Fon: 28654
Room: 02-237

 

Bärbel Schmitt

Laborary assistant

Technical assistance

Email: bschmitt@uni-mainz.de
Fon: 24208, 28652
Room: 01-276, 02-223

 

Christine Wendler

Technician

Technical assistance

Email: wendlec@uni-mainz.de
Fon: 28655
Room: 02-239

 

Dr. Martin Lohr

Scientist

Associated scientist

Email: lohr@uni-mainz.de
Fon: 24201
Room: 02-266

Homepage

Further group members:

Jutta Lorenz, Gardener (email: lorenzj@uni-mainz.de, fon: 23254, 28652; room: 02-225, 02-223)
Ruth Schaupp, Secretary (email: sek-aw@uni-mainz.de, fon: 28910)

 

Former group members:

Tanja Dötsch (PhD student, till 2016)
Dr. Gabriele Drechsel (Postdoc, till 2014)
Natalie Faiss (Technician, till 2016)
Dr. Anil K. Kesarwani (PhD student, till 2014)
Claudia König (Technician, till 2019)
Hsin-Chieh Lee (PhD student, till 2019)
Dr. Lisa Hartmann (PhD student, till 2015)
Dr. Christina Rühl (PhD student, till 2014)
Dr. Eva Stauffer (PhD student & Postdoc, till 2013)
Gabriele Wagner (Technician)
Theresa Wießner (PhD student, till 2019)