Carsten Thoms
International Science & Early-Career Researchers




Current Management / Network Activities

  • Co-Founder and International Senior Advisor of the Indonesia-wide Scientific Network “Enhancing Marine Biodiversity Research in IndOnesia – EMBRIO” >
  • German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Long-term Lecturer in Marine Science and representative of the DAAD in Indonesia to promote research collaborations between Germany and Indonesia >NADI Article
  • Leader of an Indonesian delegation of high-ranking university and ministry representatives during a visit to Germany (topic: "Downstreaming and Commercialization of Research & Technology Products in Germany")
  • Initiator and facilitaor of collaborative activities between Indonesian and European researchers

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Past Management / Network Activities

  • Scientific Manager and Executive Board member of the German Graduate School of Excellence ‘Jena School for Microbial Communication (JSMC)’, Germany, 2008-2013 >, > Portrait Uni Journal
  • Scientific/Administrative Coordinator of the successful grant proposal for the Collaborative Research Center CRC-Transregio124 ‚FungiNet’ (Jena/Würzburg), one of the most competitive funding schemes by the German Research Foundation (DFG), awarded funding: € 8 million, 2012-2013 >
  • Scientific Coordinator of the program ‘MikroInter’, funded in the frame of the ‘ProExzellenz Initiative by the Free State of Thuringia’, Germany, 2009-2013 >
  • Scientific/Administrative Coordinator of the successful grant proposal of the ‘Jena School for Microbial Communication’ within the prestigious German Excellence Initiative; awarded funding: € 12 million, 2011-2012 >

Read more about the Advanced Trainings in Science Management I participated in