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Julius Kühn-Institut (JKI)
Federal Research Institute
for Cultivated Plants

Head
apl. Prof. Dr. Johannes Hallmann

Address
Messeweg 11/12
38104 Braunschweig, Germany

Office
Ms Martina Ernst
Tel: +49(0)531 299-3701
Fax: +49(0)531 299-3006
E-mail: ep@  julius-kuehn.  de

Address
Erwin-Baur-Str. 27
06484 Quedlinburg, Germany

Office

Ms Rita Pollin
Tel:
+49(0)3946 47-502
Fax: +49(0)3946 47-255
Mail: ep@  julius-kuehn.  de

Branch office in Münster
Toppheideweg 88
48161 Münster, Germany

Office:
Ms Elvira Politz
Tel: +49(0)251 87106-10
Fax: +49(0)251 87106-33

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PD Dr. Adam Schikora

PD Dr. Adam  Schikora
contact
Tel: +49 (0)531 299 3720
Fax: +49 (0)531 299 3006 o. 3013

address
Julius Kühn-Institut
Messeweg 11/12
38104 Braunschweig

Research:

  • Interaction between plants and bacteria
  • Molecular analyzes of the colonization mechanisms of human pathogenic bacteria on plants
  • Function of bacterial effector proteins
  • Molecular studies on resistance mechanisms inducible by bacterial quorum sensing molecules
  • Priming for increased resistance
  • Signal cascades induced in plant cells after pathogen attack

Current projects:

CV

Academic Education and Qualifications

2016

Habilitation at Technical University (TU) Braunschweig, Germany

2013

Habilitation at Justus Liebig University (JLU) Giessen, Germany
Work entitled: Plant interactions with bacteria: complex play with multiple levels

1998-2001

Ph.D., University of Oldenburg, Department of Plant Ecology, Germany

1993-1998

Study of biology at University of Warsaw, Poland

Professional Career

since 2015

Group leader at the JKI
Privatdozent (lecturer) at TU Braunschweig

since 2013

Privatdozent (lecturer) at JLU Giessen

2009-2015

Group leader, Plant-Bacteria Interactions Group, Institute for Phytopathology, JLU Giessen, Germany

2007-2009

CNRS postdoctoral position at Plant Genomics Research Unit, URGV, Evry, France

2006-2007

GEN-Au postdoctoral position at Max F. Perutz Lab., VBC, Wien, Austria

2003-2005

INRA postdoctoral position at Institute for Plant Biochemistry and Molecular Physiology (BPMP), INRA/UM-2/CNRS/Agro-M, Montpellier, France

2002-2003

Postdoctoral fellowship from the French Ministry of Research at the BPMP Institute, INRA/UM-2/CNRS/Agro-M, Montpellier, France

1998-2001

Research Assistant in DFG-Project “Rhizodermal transfer cells” at the University of Oldenburg, Germany

 

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