Subproject 09: Plant antagonists (1 PhD position)

Principle Investigators: Michael Bonkowski, University of Cologne; Sigrid Neuhauser, University of Innsbruck


Microbial plant pathogens play important roles in biodiver­sity-ecosystem function relationships. This project investiga­tes the roles of Oomycetes and Phytomyxea (Protists) in combination with drought on plant performance within gradients of increasing plant diversity in the Jena Experi­ment.

Available positions: 1 PhD student

Job advertisement:, reference number Wiss2310-09

Contact: Prof. Dr. Michael Bonkowski (