Lisa Buchenauer


Lisa Buchenauer


Lisa Buchenauer
Foto: Sebastian Wiedling/UFZ

Helmholtz-Zentrum für
Umweltforschung – UFZ
Department Umweltimmunologie
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig

Tel.: +49 341 235-1544

Medizinische Fakultät der Universität Leipzig
Johannisallee 30
04103 Leipzig

Tel.: +49 341 97 22-162 

Research Interests

  • The influence of selected pesticides on metabolism, allergic asthma and behavioural disorders
  • Cross-generational adverse health effects of perinatal exposure to environmental pollutants

Curriculum vitae / Scientific career

since 12/2019

PhD student at the Department of Environmental Immunology at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig, Germany

Doctoral thesis: ‘Cross-generational effects of glyphosate and thiacloprid exposure on metabolism, immune system & behaviour: What role do the intestinal microbiome & epigenetics play?’

10/2017 - 11/2019

Study of Nutritional Sciences, M.Sc.
Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg, Germany

Master thesis at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research Leipzig in the Department of Environmental Immunology of PD Dr. Tobias Polte. Title: ‘Maternal exposure to Glyphosate and its effects on body weight, behavior & asthma development in offspring using a murine model’

05/2019 - 10/2019

Research assistant at the Institute of Pediatric Epidemiology at the Leipzig University Medical Center. Project: Data evaluation within the Ulm Spatz Health Study.

12/2015 - 04/2019

Research assistant at the Institute of Medical Sociology at the Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg, Germany. Quantitative and qualitative research projects.

09/2014 - 09/2017

Study of Nutritional Sciences, B.Sc.
Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg, Germany

Bachelor thesis at the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences Leipzig in the Department of Neurology of Prof. Dr. Arno Villringer. Title: ‘Adherence to the Mediterranean Diet and its Association with Executive Function and Memory in a Sample of Healthy Elderly People in Leipzig (Germany)’


Since 12/2019    PhD scholarship of the German Federal Environmental Foundation (DBU)


Hoffmann, L, Buchenauer, L, Schumann, N, Schröder, SL, Martin, O, & Richter, M (2018): Improving Rehabilitative Care of Methamphetamine Users in Germany: The Expert's Perspective. Qualitative Health Research Abstract