Marcel Quint

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Professional career

since 2015 Full Professor of Crop Physiology, Institute of Agricultural and Nutritional Sciences, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, GER

2012 – 2015 Senior Group Leader/Principal Investigator, Dept. of Molecular Signal Processing, Leibniz Institute of Plant Biochemistry, Halle (Saale), GER

2007 – 2011 Junior Group Leader, Independent Junior Research Group, Institute of Plant Biochemistry, Halle (Saale), GER

2004 – 2007 Postdoctoral Fellow (sponsored by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft), Dept. of Plant Biology, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities (Prof. Dr. W.M. Gray), USA



1999 – 2003 PhD in Agricultural Sciences, Institute of Plant Breeding, Seed Science and Population Genetics, Hohenheim University (Prof. Dr. A.E. Melchinger), GER

2002 – 2003: Visiting Scientist, Dept. Genetics and Biotechnology, Danish Institute of Agricultural Sciences (Prof. Dr. T. Lübberstedt – now Iowa State University), Denmark

1997: Undergraduate Research Assistant, IPK Gatersleben, GER

1996: Undergraduate Research Assistant, Dept. of Vegetable Crops, University of California Davis (Prof. Dr. C.F. Quiros), USA

1993 – 1998 Diplom in Horticultural Sciences, Institute of Applied Genetics, Hannover University (Prof. Dr. G. Wricke ), GER


Academic service

since 2015 Editorial Board Member, Journal of Plant Growth Regulation

since 2013 Associate Editor, BMC Genomics (‘Plant Genomics’ section)

since 2013 Associate Editor, BMC Plant Biology (‘Development and Cell Biology’ section)

2013-2016 Academic Editor, PloS ONE