Principal Investigator

Prof. Dr. Nicole Dubilier

Institution

Max-Planck-Institute for Marine Microbiology

Contact

Vita

Education/Training

1992
PhD in Marine Zoology, University of Hamburg

1985
Diplom in Biology, University of Hamburg


Research Experience/Academic Appointments

since 2013
Director, Head of the Symbiosis Department at the MPI-MM (W3)

since 2012
Professor for Microbial Symbiosis at the University of Bremen

2007 – 2013
Head of the Symbiosis Group at the MPI-MM (W2)

since 1997
Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology (MPI-MM)

1995 – 1996
Research Scientist at University of Hamburg

1993 – 1995
Postdoctoral Fellow at Harvard University, USA


Important Scientific Prizes/Functions

2014 – 2017
Vice-Chair and Chair of the American Society of Microbiology General Meetings

2014
Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize

2013
Investigator Award of the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Marine Microbiology Initiative

2013
Elected Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology

2013
ERC Advanced Grant

Research

Publications

2018

Metaorganisms in extreme environments: do microbes play a role in organismal adaptation?

Bang C, Dagan T, Deines P, Dubilier N, Duschl W J, Fraune S, Hentschel U, Hirt H, Hülter N, Lachnit T, Picazo D, Galan P L, Pogoreutz C, Rädecker N, Saad M M, Schmitz R A, Schulenburg H, Voolstra C R, Weiland-Bräuer N, Ziegler M, Bosch T C G (2018); Zoology, doi: 10.1016/j.zool.2018.02.004