- Population genomics of Atlantic deep-sea mussels
- Analysis of symbionts in a mussel hybrid zone
- Understanding the role of free-living bacteria on a horizontally transmitted symbiosis
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|Since 2017||Doctoral researcher - Department of Symbiosis
Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology
Marine Microbiology (M.Sc.) - International Max Planck Research School of Marine Microbiology (MarMic) / University of Bremen
Thesis: "Understanding microbial symbioses in bathymodioline hybrid host species using metagenomics" (Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Nicole Dubilier)
Biosciences (B.Sc.) - University of Münster
Thesis: "Induction of plant defence responses and antibacterial activity of chitosan oligosaccharides" (Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Bruno Moerschbacher)
Erasmus+ internship - Plentzia Marine Station of the University of the Basque Country, Spain
Project: "The influence of different microalgae diets on cell and tissue level biomarkers in mussel digestive
|2013-2014||Student research assistant - Fraunhofer Institute for Biomedical Engineering
Project: "German Environmental Specimen Bank – Human Division (ESB Human)"