About Me

Curriculum Vitae

Name Dr. Gabriele Diekert
Title Professor and head of the Department of Applied and Ecological Microbiology in the Institute for Microbiology, University of Jena, Germany
Diploma 1976; Biology; University of Bochum, Germany, Dept. of Plant Biochemistry
PhD 1980; Microbiology, University of Marburg, Germany, Inst. for  Microbiology
Thesis Carbon monoxide oxidation and the reduction of CO2 to acetate in clostridia
Visiting Scientist 1984; Mass. Inst. of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, USA, Dept. of Chemistry
Habilitation 1986; University of Marburg, Germany, Institute for  Microbiology
Thesis Two novel nickel enzymes in anaerobic bacteria
Assistant Prof. 1983 - 1988; University of Marburg, Germany, Dept. of Microbiology
Assoc. Prof. 1988 - 1998; University of Stuttgart, Germany, Dept. of Microbiology
Full Prof. 1998 - 2018; Director of the Department of Applied and Ecological Microbiology, University of Jena, Germany
Editor/Editor-in-Chief of the Journal "Microbiological Research" since 2000
Dean of the Biological-Pharmaceutical Faculty, University of Jena, Germany, 04/2003-04/2005
Director of the Institute for Microbiology since 04/2005
Senator of the University of Jena 2005-2007