Executive Committee Member (2019-)

Dr Karl-Josef Dietz (Germany )

Field of research: Biochemistry and Physiology of Plants     



Bielefeld University

Biochemistry and Physiology of Plants



E-mail: karl-josef.dietz@uni-bielefeld.de

Phone: +49 521 106 558


1977-1982: Study of Biology

1985: PhD in Biology, Dr. rer. nat., University of Würzburg, Germany

1997: Full professor at Bielefeld University, Germany

1985-1987: Researcher at Harvard University

research stays e.g. Sheffield University (UK), Université de Toulouse (France), Hitotsubashi University (Japan), Wellesley College (USA), Université de Lorraine (France)


>300 publications

Google Scholar: 21580 recitations

2015-2018 Highly Cited Researcher , Scientific Citation Index, 2012 Gay-Lussac-Humboldt Prize (French Academy of Science/Ministry)


Since 2012 President of German Botanical Society

Research prize of University Foundation of Würzburg

Head of national committee of IUBS

Member of executive committee of IUBS

Member of executive committee of VBiO

Editor of Plant Physiology, Journal of Experimental Botany, International Journal of Molecular Sciences, Physiologia Plantarum