Prof Dr Irene Wagner-Döbler

    Irene Wagner-Döbler

    Head of the Research Group Microbial Communication

    +49 531 6181-3080

    +49 531 6181-3096


    Curriculum Vitae

    Education and Employment

    * 1985 - 1988

    Management Assistant to the Director, GBF, Braunschweig 

    * 1989 - 2004

    Research Scientist, Div. Microbiology, Head: Prof. K.N. Timmis, GBF  

    * since 2004

    Head of Research Group “Microbial Communication”, Div. Cell Biology, HZI

    * since 2007

    extraordinary (apl.) Professor at the Technical University of Braunschweig



    * Sept. 2001

    Vega Special Prize for excellence in scientific broadcasting, together with Edward Goldwyn, BBC
    * Dec. 2001

    Erwin-Schrödinger-Award of the Helmholtz-Society, together with Prof. Deckwer and Prof. Timmis: „A new technology for mercury remediation“



    * Coordinator of EU funded projects in the 4th, 5th and 6th Framework programme
    * 5-year-grant “Marine Biotechnology” from the Volkswagenfoundation through the State of Lower Saxony


    Peer reviewer

    Editorial Board Member of Applied and Environmental Microbiology
    Section Editor for BMC Microbiology
    Review services for journals (Molecular Microbiology, Microbiology, International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, ISME Journal, Journal of Dental Research) and science organizations (DFG)
    Reviewer for the European Community
    Alumna of the Studienstifung des Deutschen Volkes