My research experience

During high school, college and graduate studies I gained lots of research experiences at various laboratories. Below I described the most notable internships, voluntary work and scientific labs I worked.


Since April 2010 - Postdoctoral fellow at Technical University of Munich Teaching Hospital - Dept. of Internal Medicine, Germany
Project: Notch signaling in pancreas development and tumorigenesis
Supervisor: Dr. Jens T. Siveke


Dec 2005 - April 2010 - PhD research, International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS), Technical University of Munich Teaching Hospital, Germany
Project: Notch signaling in pancreas development and tumorigenesis
Supervisor: Prof. Roland M. Schmid and Dr. Jens T. Siveke


Oct 2005 - Dec 2005 - Fellowship of Max Planck Institute, International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS), Germany
Project: Graduate School Orientation, Coursework and Laboratory Rotations
Supervisor: IMPRS Various Labs


Oct 2004 - July 2005 - Laboratory of Plant Molecular Biology, Warsaw University, Poland
Project: MSc Thesis Research: Functional interaction between Retinoblastiona protein and chromatin regulating complexes in Arabidopsis thaliana
Supervisor: Prof. A. Jerzmanowski and Dr. A. Wierzbicki


June 2005 - Aug 2005 - Summer Undergraduate Research Program, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, New York, USA
Project: Role and characterization of miRNA166 in development
Supervisor: Prof. Marja Timmermans and Dr. Tara Phelps-Durr


Oct 2002 - July 2003 - Laboratory of Plant Molecular Biology, Warsaw University, Poland
Project: BSc Thesis Research: Identification, cloning and characterization of retinoblastoma gene form Arabidopsis thaliana
Supervisor: Prof. A. Jerzmanowski and Dr. A. Wierzbicki


June 2001 - Aug 2002 - Laboratory of Plant Molecular Biology, Warsaw University and Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Polish Academy of Science, Poland
Project: Epigenetics of Arabidopsis thaliana
Supervisor: Prof. A. Jerzmanowski and Dr. A. Wierzbicki


April 2000 - 3 weeks - Research Internship in Faculty of Chemistry, University of Warsaw, Poland
Sponsored by Polish Children's Found
Project: Lab internship for talented high school students, Peptide Synthesis
Supervisor: Dr Danuta Pawlak


March 2000 - 2 weeks - Research Internship in Medical Research Center, Polish Academy of Science, Poland
Sponsored by Polish Children’s Found;
Project: Lab internship for talented high school students
Supervisor: Prof. Pawel Grieb


Jan 1999 - Feb 1999 - 3 weeks - Research Internship in Institute of Organic Chemistry, Polish Academy of Science, Poland
Sponsored by Polish Children’s Found;
Project: Lab internship for talented high school students
Supervisor: Prof. Mieczyslaw Makosza


Jun 1998 - 2 weeks - The 40th Cracow School of Theoretical Physics; Jagiellonian University in Cracow, Poland
Project: Prestigious workshops for highly talented students
Supervisor: Professors of Jagiellonian University


March 1998 - Feb 1999 - 3 weeks - Research Internship in The Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Poland
Sponsored by Polish Children’s Found;
Project: Lab internship for talented high school students
Supervisor: Prof. Elzbieta Wyroba