Professor Dr. Susann Wicke

Department for Systematic Botany and Biodiversity
Director of the Späth Arboretum
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Mail: Unter den Linden 6, D-10099 Berlin, Germany
Lab: Haus 22, Philippstr. 13, D-10115 Berlin, Germany

Phone: +49 (0)30 2093 49660
Consultation: Upon email request

Professional experience

Since 2020     Professor for Systematic Botany and Biodiversity and Director of the Späth Arboretum

2019–2020    Associate Professor for Plant Evolutionary Biology, WWU Münster

Since 2017    Emmy Noether-Research Group Leader, WWU Münster

2014              Postdoctoral Researcher at University of Florida & Florida Museum of Natural History

2012–2016   Lecturer, Institute for Evolution and Biodiversity, WWU Münster

2007–2012   PhD Student, Department for Systematic Botany, University of Vienna

2005–2007   Research Assistant, Institute of Botany, Dresden University of Technology


2012       Dr. rer. nat. with mark of distinction (summa cum laude), University of Vienna

2007       Diploma in Biology, majoring in botany, microbiology, and genetics), TU Dresden

2005       Undergraduate research semester, Laboratorios Moleculares del Real Jardín Botánico de Madrid

Awards & Honors

Excellent Junior-PI Award, University Society of Münster
Emmy Noether Research Award, Germany Science Foundation (DFG)
Young PI Research Award, Germany-Israeli Foundation for Scientific Research and Development (GIF)
PostDoc-Fellowship, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
KWA Fellowship, University of Vienna
Two SYNTHESYS Awards, European Commission