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DFG Contacts

Stand: December 12, 2018

Dr. Patricia Schmitz-Möller

Programme Director
Life Sciences 1: Molecular and Organismic Biology

E-Mail: Patricia.Schmitz-Moeller@dfg.de
Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2797
Telefax: +49 (228) 885-713320
Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn

Tasks and Responsibilities

General Responsibilities

Agricultural Landscape Research
Green Genetic Engineering
Knowledge Transfer

Support of DFG Statutory Bodies

Allianz-AG "Infrastrukturen in der terrestrischen Forschung"
Increased Productivity Per Unit Area Working Group
Research Infrastructures Working Group
Senate Commission on Agroecosystem Research
Working Group "Genotype x environment x management interactions in wheat cultivation"
Working Group "Junior Researcher Academy Agroecosystem Research: SoilResources and Plant Production"
Working Group "Sustainable intensification in agriculture"

Scientific Areas of Responsibility

207-01 Agriculture, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine
207-02 Agriculture, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine
207-03 Agriculture, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine
207-04 Agriculture, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine
207-05 Agriculture, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine
207-06 Agriculture, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine
207-07 Agriculture, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine
207-08 Agriculture, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine

Scientific Areas of Responsibility (Deputy Contact)

207-09 Agriculture, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine
207-10 Agriculture, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine
207-11 Agriculture, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine
207-12 Agriculture, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine

Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)

Priority Programmes

1315 Biogeochemical Interfaces in Soil
1530 Flowering time control: from natural variation to crop improvement
1685 Ecosystem Nutrition: Forest Strategies for Limited Phosphorus Resources
2089 Rhizosphere Spatiotemporal Organisation - a Key to Rhizosphere Functions

Research Units

1320 "Crop Sequence and Nutrient Acquisition from the Subsoil"
1369 Sulfated Steroids in Reproduction
1536 INTERNANO: Mobility, aging and functioning of engineered inorganic nanoparticles at the aquatic-terrestrial interface
1695 Agricultural Landscapes under Global Climate Change - Processes and Feedbacks on a Regional Scale -
1701 Introducing Non-Flooded Crops in Rice-Dominated Landscapes: Impact on Carbon, Nitrogen and Water Cycles (ICON)
1806 The Forgotten Part of Carbon Cycling: Organic Matter Storage and Turnover in Subsoils (SUBSOM)
2179 MAD Soil - Microaggregates: Formation and turnover of the structural building blocks of soils
2337 Denitrification in Agricultural Soils: Integrated Control and Modelling at Various Scales (DASIM)
2432 Social-Ecological Systems in the Indian Rural-Urban Interface: Functions, Scales, and Dynamics of Transition
2569 Agricultural Land Markets - Efficiency and Regulation
2601 Inositol phosphates and myo-inositol in the domestic fowl: Exploring the interface of genetics, physiology, microbiome, and nutrition

Coordinated Programmes (scientific matters)


32 Patterns in Soil-Vegetation-Atmosphere Systems: Monitoring, Modelling & Data Assimilation

Collaborative Research Centres

924 Molecular mechanisms regulating yield and yield stability in plants

International Research Training Groups

2366 Adaptation of maize-based food-feed-energy systems to limited phosphate resources

Research Training Groups

1644 Scaling Problems in Statistics
1666 Transformation of Global Agri-Food Systems: Trends, Driving Forces, and Implications for Developing Countries
2064 Water use efficiency and drought stress responses: From Arabidopsis to Barley
2123 Conservation of Forest Biodiversity in Multiple-Use Landscapes of Central Europe (ConFoBi)
2300 Enrichment of European beech forests with conifers: impacts of functional traits on ecosystem functioning