Semester I

Monographic lecture: 
"Climate change impact on agriculture - current situation and prospects for the future"
Lecture room no. 24 of the Institute of Plant Genetics Polish Academy of Sciences,
Strzeszyńska 34, Poznań


List of Lecture Title

1 October 2019

Introductory video on the subject of lectures

8 October 2019

1. Climate change and its impacts - observations and projections,
2. Weather extremes in a changing climate

prof. dr hab. Zbigniew Kundzewicz
(Institute of Agricultural and Forest Environment of the PAS)

30 October 2019

Expanding knowledge on the impact of climate change on the characteristics of Scots pine

prof. dr hab. Jacek Oleksyn
(Institute of Dendrology of the PAS)

4 November 2019

Adaptation to climate change in agriculture: framework, priorities on the way from agronomy to agroecology

dr hab. Jerzy Kozyra
(Institute of Cultivation Fertilization and Soil Science - NRI)
26 November 2019 

Plant pathogens versus climate change

prof. dr hab. Małgorzata Mańka
(University of Life Sciences in Poznan)
10 December 2019

Climate change and agriculture and ecosystems

prof. dr hab. Zbigniew Kundzewicz
(Institute of Agricultural and Forest Environment of the PAS)
10 December 2019

Climate change mitigation and adaptation

prof. dr hab. Zbigniew Kundzewicz
(Institute of Agricultural and Forest Environment of the PAS)
7 January 2020

Strategies of resistance to abiotic stresses in plants

prof. dr hab. Arkadiusz Kosmala
(Institute of Plant Genetics PAS)
21 January 2020Exam

Seminar in the first Semester: "Plant genetics part III"
Meetings: Tuesdays 9:00-10:00
Lecture room no. 24 of the Institute of Plant Genetics Polish Academy of Sciences, ul. Strzeszyńska 34, Poznań


PhD student’s name and topic of the seminar or workshop

15 October 2019

Pankaj Kumar - "Plant Genome Engineering for Targeted Improvement of Crop Traits".


Supervisor: Wojciech Święcicki/Magdalena Gawłowska

Lakshmipriya Perincherry - "Fusarium produced mycotoxins and their role in plant pathogenesis".


Supervisor: Łukasz Stępień
Auxiliary supervisor: Justyna Lalak-Kańczugowska

22 October 2019

Sara Blicharz - "Metabolic Content of Phloem Exudates Reflects Drought Stress Response Strategies in Pea Plants (Pisum sativum) Subjected to Mild Water Deficit".


Supervisor: Robert Malinowski

Waldemar Ulaszewski - "Chromosome engineering in effective transfer of chromosome segments of wild goatgrasses (Aegilops sp.) carrying genes responsible for resistance against fungal diseases into triticale (× Triticosecale Wittmack)".

Supervisor: Michał Kwiatek

12 November 2019

Aneta Basińska-Barczak - "Changes in wheat plants (Triticum aestivum L.) occurring as a result of root colonization by Trichoderma fungi".

Supervisor: Lidia Błaszczyk

19 November 2019

Monika Urnaniak - "Cyclodepsipeptide biosynthesis in Hypocreales fungi and sequence divergence of the non-ribosomal peptide synthetase genes"

Supervisor: Łukasz Stępień

Jakub Ceglarek - "Remote sensing in agriculture", Adam Mickiewicz University

3 December 2019

Juan Camilo Ochoa - "Understanding the molecular interaction of Arabidopsis thaliana with Plasmodiophora brassicae through a genome-wide association study".

Supervisor: Robert Malinowski
Auxiliary supervisor: William Truman

Soham Mukhopathyay - "Evaluating modes of resistance to Plasmodiophora brassicae in Arabidopsis".


Supervisor: Robert Malinowski
Auxiliary supervisor: William Truman

17 December 2019

seminary will be in reading room IPG PAS

Magdalena Kożuch - "Homogenization of plants and microbes for further DNA or RNA studies"- the presentation of current possibilities using thre products of A.G.A. Analytical .

Magdalena Kożuch from A.G.A. Analytical

Fatema Bakro - "Detection of terpenes and cannabinoids in hemp leaves using gas chromatography".


Supervisor: Małgorzata Jęrdyczka

Co-supervisor: Vladimiro Cardenia
Auxiliary supervisor: Katarzyna Wielgusz

14 January 2020

Noor Ramzi - "Search for sources of resistance to clubroot (Plasmodiophora brassicae)".

Supervisor: Małgorzata Jęrdyczka
Auxiliary supervisor: Joanna Kaczmarek

11 February 2020

Mona Arafa Ibrahim, PhD - "Metabolomics profiles of Annona species cultivated in Egypt by using bioassay-guided fractionation process as antiproliferative agent".

Guardian: Piotr Kachlicki

Joanna Fidler - "The effect of duplication on the expression of HB6 genes coding for transcription factors from the HB family and their interaction with protein partners under stress conditions".

Supervisor: Danuta Babula-Skowrońska/Arkadiusz Kosmala

18 February 2020

"Scientific career development. Training for early-stage researchers" - Paweł Kaczmarek, european projects main consultant (EU Framework Programmes Regional Contact Point, Poznan Science and Technology Park)
25 February 2020

Klaudia Grądzka - "Analysis of StBBX3 protein binding to the promoter region of the StFT gene and its paralogs in vitro using EMSA technique".

Supervisor:Agnieszka Kiełbowicz-Matuk

prof. B. Naganowska, Deputy director for scientific affairs - "Mentoring for young scientists at the IPG PAS".