Institut für Systembiotechnologie


We are always open to informal enquiries for PhD or Post-doctoral positions, and often find a way to fund talented candidates. Please feel free to email Prof. Christoph Wittmann ( if you are interested.

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Current research topics for a Bachelor or Master's thesis:


  • Synthetic Biology of Pseudomonas putida for biopolymer production (pdf)
  • Metabolic Engineering of Streptomyces into a cell factory for polyketides (pdf)
  • Synthetic Biology of Pseudomonas putida and Corynebacterium glutamicum for natural substrate extension (pdf)
  • Establishment of molecular tools for photosynthetically active microorganisms (pdf)