Department of Botany I - Plant-Physiology and Biophysics


    Honors and Awards

    2010 European Research Council (ERC) Advanced Grant
    2005 Member of the German Academy of Sciences, Leopoldina 
    2003–present ISI: “Highly Cited Researcher” among 250 in Animal and Plant Sciences
    2001–2004 Dean of Biological Faculty, University of Würzburg
    2001 Körber-Preis für die europäische Wissenschaft
    1999 Comenius Award for Best Scientific Movies (IWF)
    1993–1996 Dean of Biological Faculty, University of Hannover
    1991 Heisenberg Fellowship, German Research Foundation (DFG)
    1989 Gerhard-Hess Award, German Research Foundation (DFG)
    1984 Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Award, German Research Foundation (DFG)

    Editorial Board Membership
    2013–present Molecular Plant