06/2021 – present
Head of the ‘Plasmodium RNA Biology’ Group at the Institut Pasteur, France
04/2016 – 05/2021
Post-doctoral researcher, ‘Biology of Host-Parasite Interactions Unit’, Institut Pasteur, France
“The role of RNA modifications in post-transcriptional gene regulation of the human malaria parasite, Plasmodium falciparum”
09/2013 – 02/2016:
Ph.D., Red Sea Research Center, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia.
“The genome of Aiptasia and the role of microRNAs in cnidarian-dinoflagellate endosymbiosis”, supervised by Dr. Christian R. Voolstra
09/2012 – 08/2013
MSc., Red Sea Research Center, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia
“The microRNA repertoire of Symbiodinium, the dinoflagellate symbiont of reef-building corals”, supervised by Dr. Christian R. Voolstra
09/2009 – 08/2012
BSc., University of Tübingen, Germany.
“Population structure, growth and production of a recent brachiopod from the Chilean fjord region”, supervised by Dr. Jürgen Laudien and Dr. Nico K. Michiels