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

Dr. Andreas Stahl

Erwin-Baur-Str. 27
06484 Quedlinburg, Germany

Ms Sarah Stehr
Tel: +49(0)3946 47-3601
Fax: +49(0)3946 47-3602
rs@  julius-kuehn.  de

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Dr. Andreas Stahl

Head of Institute

Dr. Andreas  Stahl
Tel: +49 (0)3946 47 3600
Fax: +49 (0)3946 47 3602

Julius Kühn-Institut
Erwin-Baur-Str. 27
06484 Quedlinburg


  • Characterization of resistance and tolerance traits of cultivated plants against biotic and abiotic stress and elucidation of the underlying genetic determinants.
  • Description of breeding progress and evaluation of genetic diversity with respect to performance characteristics under water shortage, reduced nutrient availability, extreme temperatures and occurrence of biotic stressors.
  • Methodological development and application of phenotyping concepts to assess trait profiles of cultivated plants in interaction with environmental and management factors.
  • Overall objective: Use of plant genetic resources as an integral part of sustainable development of plant production.

Boards and memberships:

  • Editorial Board Agronomy (since 2020)
  • Membership in the German Agricultural Society (DLG)
  • Member of the DLG committee for Experimental Systems in Plant Production
  • Member of the DLG committee of the Junge DLG
  • Membership of the German Society of Plant Breeding (GPZ)
  • Membership of the German Society of Agronomy (GPW)

Publications in the Julius Kühn-Institut