Prof. Dr. Boas Pucker

Boas Pucker


  • since 2021: Plant Biotechnology and Bioinformatics, TU Braunschweig
  • 2020-2021: Evolution and Diversity, Department of Plant Sciences, University of Cambridge
  • 2019-2020: Molecular Genetics and Physiology of Plants, Ruhr-University Bochum
  • 2016-2019: Genetics and Genomics of Plants, Center for Biotechnology (CeBiTec) & Faculty of Biology, Bielefeld University



  • Dr. rer. nat. (Faculty of Biology, Bielefeld University)
  • PhD program Bioinformatics (Bielefeld University)
  • PhD program Biology (Bielefeld University)
  • M.Sc. Genome-based Systems Biology (Bielefeld University)
  • B.Sc. Biology (Bielefeld University)


Awards, Funding, and Scholarships

  • DFG project (Collaboration with Jakob Franke)
  • Freiraum2022 project "Data Literacy in Plant Genomics"
  • DFG Research Fellowship 'Understanding the convergent evolution of a complex metabolic trait, the Betalains, through comparative genomics and co-expression networks' at the Department of Plant Sciences, University of Cambridge
  • Research Fellowship for Plant Genomics and Bioinformatics
  • Fellowship for Digital Innovations in Academic Teaching (Stifterverband)
  • DAAD scholarship
  • Award for excellent Master thesis (Friedrich Wilhelm Helweg foundation)
  • Deutschlandstipendium





  • since 2023: Sustainability Council of TU Braunschweig
  • since 2022: Master's Admissions Committee
  • since 2021: Student Affairs Committee Biology
  • since 2021: Student Affairs Committee Biotechnology

List of publications

There is also a list of all publications authored by the members of my group.

An automatically updated list of my publications can be found in my Google Scholar Profile