Dr. Catherine Kistner Programme Director

Life Sciences 1: Molecular and Organismic Biology
E-mail: Catherine.Kistner@dfg.de Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2803 Telefax: +49 (228) 885-713320

Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn


General Responsibilities
ERA-Net Coordinating Action in Plant Sciences (ERA-CAPS)

Scientific Areas of Responsibility

Main Contact
2.12-03 Organismic Interactions, Chemical Ecology and Microbiomes of Plant Systems
2.12-04 Plant Physiology
2.31-01 Soil Sciences
2.31-02 Plant Breeding and Plant Pathology
2.31-05 Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Policy, Agricultural Sociology
2.31-06 Forestry
Deputy Contact
2.12-01 Evolution and Systematics of Plants and Fungi
2.12-02 Ecology and Biodiversity of Plants and Ecosystems
2.12-05 Plant Biochemistry and Biophysics
2.12-06 Plant Cell and Developmental Biology
2.12-07 Plant Genetics and Genomics

Coordinated Programmes (scientific matters)

2048 CEPLAS - Cluster of Excellence on Plant Sciences
2172 PRoTECT - Plant Responses To Eliminate Critical Threats
175 The Green Hub: Central Coordinator of Acclimation in Plants
341 Plant Ecological Genetics
1101 Molecular Encoding of Specificity in Plant Processes

Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)

3000 Ecology and Evolution of Intraspecific Chemodiversity in Plants
5571 Using clonal oak phytometers to unravel acclimation and adaptation mechanisms of long-lived forest tree holobionts to ecological variations and climate change
5573 Dynamic Regulation of the Proton Motive Force in Photosynthesis
5640 Physiological and Evolutionary Adaptation of Plants to Co-occurring Abiotic and Biotic Challenges
2125 Deconstruction and Reconstruction of the Plant Microbiota "DECRyPT"