Profile of HIGRADE participants

profile_photo_Vid Svara
Name: Vid Svara (Slovenia)

Department Effect-Directed Analysis

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Research topic

Diagnosing disrupted genetic variability by genotoxicants and pesticides in multiple stressed environment.

At UFZ since

March 2017

How did you learn about the UFZ?

I have found the info about the UFZ after reading a paper of UFZ researchers.

Why did you come to the UFZ?

To do a research project on aquatic invertebrates, which was prolonged into a PhD project.

What do you like about the city you live in?

I like Leipzig because of its size, lots of open spaces, nice forest and interesting vibe.

How do you like it at the UFZ / in HIGRADE?

UFZ is a very dynamic institute with great facilities and professional people. HIGRADE seems to be exciting and well organized support for young researchers.

Your own links (e.g. homepage, publications)


Butterfly observation, outdoor sports and cooking.