Dima Alnajar


PhomaDur: Identification of quantitative resistances for the generation of new oilseed rape cultivars with durable and broad spectrum resistance against the stem canker pathogen Phoma lingam.

  • Details of the project (will be added later)

Funding Institution:

Cooperating Institutions:

Supervisors: Dr. Birger Koopmann, Prof. Dr. Andreas von Tiedemann

Project duration: 08/2017 - 07/2020


Refer to the list of publications of the division

Curriculum vitae

  • Born June 1987 in Damascus, Syria
  • 2005-2010 B. Sc. in Agricultural Engineering with focus on "Field Crops" at Damascus University, Syria
  • 2010-2011 Journalist correspondent for environmental and agricultural issues at eSyria Journal, Damascus, Syria
  • 2011-2013 Research assistant at the National Commission of Biotechnology, Damascus, Syria
  • 2013-2016 M. Sc. Crop Protection at the Georg-August-University of Goettingen, Germany.
  • 2014-2015 Laboratory technician at PlantaLyt GmbH, Germany.
  • August-September 2014 Internship at Syngenta Seeds GmbH, Bad Salzuflen, Germany. “Evaluation of different inoculation methods of Leptosphaeria Maculans on Brassica napus.
  • Since April 2017 PhD student at the Division of Plant Pathology and Crop Protection of the Georg-August-University of Goettingen.