Prof. Dr. Daniel Schubert

Daniel Schubert

Freie Universität Berlin

Intitute of Biology

Schubert Group - Epigenetics of plants

Professor

Address Königin-Luise-Str. 12-16
Room 105
14195 Berlin
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Telephone +49 30 838-58759
Fax +49 30 838-58759
Email dan.schubert@fu-berlin.de

Academic degrees:

2002

PhD (Dr. rer. nat.) at the University of Cologne, Max-Delbrück- Laboratory in the Max-Planck-Society, Cologne, and the Max-Planck- Institute for Molecular Plant Physiology, Golm, Germany

Topic: Transgene silencing in plants”

1999

Diploma at the University of Cologne, Max-Delbrück- Laboratory in the Max-Planck-Society, Cologne, Germany

Topic: Transgene silencing in plants

Positions held:

Since 2015 W2 Professor for “Epigenetics of Plants”, Freie Universität Berlin
2011 – 2015

Head of a research group, funded by the Boehringer Ingelheim Foundation, Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf, Germany

2006 – 2011

Head of a junior research group in the Collaborative Research Center 590, funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG), Heinrich- Heine-University Düsseldorf, Germany

2003 – 2006

Post-doctoral fellow with Dr. J. Goodrich at the Institute for Molecular Plant Sciences, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Academic activities and awards:

  • Award of Heisenberg fellowship (2015), declined due to W2 professorship
  • DFG postdoctoral fellowship (2004 – 2006)
  • DAAD postdoctoral fellowship (2003)
  • F1000prime Faculty member, Plant Genetics and Gene Expression section (since 2014)
  • Frontiers in Plant Physiology, review editor (since 2011)
  • Guest editor for PLoS Genetics (2014)
  • reviewer for more than 15 scientific journals and 9 funding organizations
  • Co-organisation of 2nd CRC 590 Symposium “Dynamic Chromatin in Development and Differentiation”, Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf, Germany (2007)