Welcome to HIGRADE!
The "Helmholtz Interdisciplinary GRADuate School for Environmental Research (HIGRADE)" provides a coherent framework for qualifying new generations of internationally competitive doctoral researchers in the field of environmental science. Our aim is to prepare doctoral researchers at the UFZ for careers in a range of environmental fields, i.e. for taking over leading positions in research, management and policy, technology development, or consulting and education.
Graduate School HIGRADE: Profile of the day
Andreas Schüttler (Germany)
Department Bioanalytical Ecotoxicology
My project deals with effects of chemicals on the transcriptome of the zebrafish embryo. I am particulary interested in mixture effects on the level of gene-expression.