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

Head
Dr. Ute Katharina Vogler

Address
Messeweg 11/12
38104 Braunschweig, Germany

Office
Ms Kerstin Hansmann and
Ms Margot Knur
Tel: +49 (0)3946 47-7701/-7703
Fax: +49 (0)3946 47-7702
E-mail: g@  julius-kuehn.  de

Branch offices

in  Münster
Toppheideweg 88
48161 Münster, Germany
Fax: +49 (0)251 87106-33

in Kleinmachnow
Stahnsdorfer Damm 81
14532 Kleinmachnow, Germany
Tel: +49(0)33203 48-0
Fax: +49(0)33203 48-425

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Dr. Nemanja Kuzmanović

Dr. Nemanja  Kuzmanović
contact
Tel: +49 (0)3946 47-7707

address
Julius Kühn-Institut
Messeweg 11/12
38104 Braunschweig

Assignments and research activities

  • Leading the working group Phytopathology in Vegetable Crops, and investigation of fungal and bacterial pathogens in vegetable crops
  • Investigation and evaluation of vegetable variety resistances for the Federal Plant Variety Office (Bundessortenamt)
  • Development of sustainable crop protection concepts for vegetable production
  • DFG-project: “Interactions in the bacterial pathobiome associated with crown gall disease: coexistence or competition?”
  • Detection, identification and characterization of plant pathogenic bacteria
  • Epidemiology and ecology of plant diseases
  • Genetic diversity of and taxonomy of plant pathogenic bacteria

Boards and memberships

  • The German Phytomedicine Society (DPG)
  • The American Phytopathological Society (APS)
  • Subcommittee for taxonomy of rhizobia and agrobacteria (International Committee on Systematics of Prokaryotes)
  • Alumnus of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
  • Associate Editor for the Journal of Plant Pathology
  • Review Editor for Frontiers of Microbiology
  • Ad-hoc Reviewer for various scientific journals

Professional career & education

  • since 2021: Researcher, Julius Kühn Institute, Federal Research Centre for Cultivated Plants, Institute for Plant Protection in Horticulture and Forests, Messeweg 11/12, D-38104 Braunschweig, Germany
  • 2019-2021: Research Associate/Postdoctoral Researcher, AG Prof. Dr. Smalla, Julius Kühn Institute, Federal Research Centre for Cultivated Plants, Institute for Epidemiology and Pathogen Diagnostics, Messeweg 11/12, D-38104 Braunschweig, Germany
  • 2017-2019: Postdoctoral Researcher/Humboldt Fellow, AG Prof. Dr. Smalla, Julius Kühn Institute, Federal Research Centre for Cultivated Plants, Institute for Epidemiology and Pathogen Diagnostics, Messeweg 11/12, D-38104 Braunschweig, Germany
  • 2014-2016: Research Associate, Institute of Phytomedicine, University of Belgrade – Faculty of Agriculture, Nemanjina 6, 11080 Belgrade, Serbia
  • 2011-2012: Doctorate exchange (10 months) from Erasmus Mundus at the University of Bologna, Italy
  • 2009-2014: Doctor of Biotechnical Sciences (PhD), Scientific discipline: Phytopathology, University of Belgrade – Faculty of Agriculture, Nemanjina 6, 11080 Belgrade, Serbia
  • 2005-2009: Bachelor of Science in Agriculture (Master’s degree equivalent), University of Belgrade – Faculty of Agriculture, Nemanjina 6, 11080 Belgrade, Serbia

Researchgate
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Nemanja_Kuzmanovic2

ORCID
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-3635-6813

Publications in the Julius Kühn-Institut