Dr. Wibke Busch

Dr. Wibke Busch
Photo: Sebastian Wiedling

Leader of the department Ecotoxicology

Group leader “iTox- integrative toxicology


Adress:
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany

Building: 6.0
Room: 319
Phone: +49 341 6025 1581
E-Mail

Research Interests

  • Molecular toxicology
  • Toxicogenomics
  • Data-driven approaches and bioinformatics in toxicology
  • Hazard and risk assessment
  • Chemical mixtures and combined effects
  • Systems toxicology (from molecular disruption to morphological phenotype)

Curriculum Vitae

since 2024    

Department leader Ecotoxicology, Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig

2018 - 2023

Group leader, iTox- integrative toxicology, Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig

2011 - 2018

PostDoc and Scientist, Department Bioanalytical Ecotoxicology, Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig

2006 - 2010

PhD student, Department Cell Toxicology and Bioanalytical Ecotoxicology, Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ and Martin-Luther University Halle-Wittenberg

PhD Thesis: “Toxicity of engineered nanoparticles towards vertebrate cells in vitro”
 

2005

Dipl. Ing. (FH), Diploma student, Institute of Biochemistry, Medical Faculty, University of Leipzig and University of Applied Sciences Jena

Diploma Thesis: “Structural and functional evolution of the V2-vasopressin receptor”
 

1999 - 2005

Studies of Process Engineering and Biotechnology, Dresden and Jena


Awards/Grants

2019

Research Award of the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ with the EU Project SOLUTIONS Team 

2016

Cefic-LRI Innovative Science Award

2011

SETAC GLB Best PhD Thesis Award

2010

Max Buchner Research Foundation – DECHEMA


Publications

2024 (2)

2023 (4)

2022 (5)

2021 (2)

2020 (4)

2019 (6)

2018 (6)

2017 (6)

2016 (3)

2015 (4)

2014 (2)

2012 (3)

2011 (3)

2010 (4)

2009 (5)

2005 (2)