Prof. Dr. Martin Hasselmann

  • since 07/2014 Professor (Chair) of Livestock Population Genomics, University Hohenheim
  • from 05/2012-06/2014  University of Cologne (DFG Heisenberg fellow)
  • 2005 - 2011 University of Düsseldorf (Assistant)
  • 1999 - 2005 Martin-Luther University Halle/Wittenberg (PhD and Post-doc)
  • 1992 - 1999 Friedrich-Schiller University Jena and Universidad Autonoma de Madrid (Biology Diploma)


PhD Student

Matthias Biewer

  • since 2012   University of Cologne 
  • 2010 - 2011 Düsseldorf University Hospital (Resarch Associate)
  • 2005 - 2010 University of Düsseldorf (Biology Diploma)




Msc Candidate

Francisca Schlesinger

Molecular analysis of a syntenic region in stingless bees



Bsc Candidates

Daniel Hamacher

Gene synteny and evolution in bee genomes

Maren Reetz

The genetic basis of phenotypic differentiation of honey bees

David Willemsen

Genetic differentiation of honey bee populations

Kathrin Hoffmann

Lineage specific gene duplications


University Hohenheim, 

Institute of Animal Husbandry and Animal breeding

 Chair of Livestock Population Genomics

Prof. Dr. Martin Hasselmann