M. Eng. Kamila Kozlowska

Research Interests

PhD Thesis

„Heterogeneity phenomena in Pseudomonas biofilms“

PhD Thesis

  • Genetic engineering combined with molecular biology
  • Techniques involving fluorescent proteins
  • Going deep into the roots of reasons and mechanisms


2017 Dissertation at the Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research in the Department Solar Materials, Leipzig, Germany
2014 – 2016 Centre for environmental research UFZ Helmholtz, Leipzig
Guest researcher
2013 – 2016 Dortmund Technical University, Germany
PhD student. Working title: Heterogeneity phenomena in Pseudomonas biofilms.
2007 – 2013 The Gdansk University of Technology
Master’s Degree Final Year Research Project. Title: Extragenic suppressors of lprAB genes. Thesis advisor: prof. Satish Raina.
Bachelor’s Degree Final Year Research Project. Title: Optimization of the production process of proteinase K. Project realized in the cooperation with BLIRT S.A. Thesis advisor: Dr. Anna Brillowska-Dąbrowska
2004 – 2007 Ist Secondary School of General Education, Elblag, Poland
Class with extended course of: Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

 Work Experience

04/2013 - 05/2013 The Maria Skłodowska-Curie Institute of Oncology, Laboratory of Cellular Immunology, Warsaw
Position: Internship. Duties: Experiments including microRNAs as biomarkers of different types of cancer, analyzing cytostatic drugs on ovarian cancer lines.
05/2012 - 02/2013 EduFun Center, Gdynia
Position: Children's science entertainer. Duties: Increasing fascination in science in children age 2-15, performing shows, science workshops, festivals, corporate events.
03/2011 - 03/2012 Biolab of Innovative Research and Technology BLIRT S.A., Gdańsk
Position: Laboratory assistant in Proteomics department. Duties: Performing a variety of clerical and technical tasks associated with the laboratory work flow (preparation of media, control of laboratory parameters, care of availability and sterility of laboratory tools). I also took part in one of the key projects in the company involving optimization of the enzyme production. My other duty was to tutelage trainees during the summer.
since 12/2014 Member of the board of Youth European Biotech Network.
10/2012 - 10/2013 Member of the board of Academic
10/2010 Specialized Hospital with Clinic, Elblag
Position: Student practice in Microbiology laboratory. Duties: analyzing samples from patients(blood, urine, smear), microscopic investigation, aseptic technique, preparing bacterial mediums.
since 10/2008 Member of Biotechnology Students Organization (KSB), Gdansk University of Technology, position: treasurer in years 2008-2012.