Manja Marz

E-Mail: manja*
Room: N0805
Phone: +49-3641-9-46480


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Manja Marz
*May 06 1981, Leipzig, Germany
Married to Michael Marz
Mother of three children (2006, 2011, 2013)

  • since 2015 Full Professorship for High Throughput Sequencing Analysis at Friedrich Schiller University Jena
  • since 01/2015 Group leader at Leibniz Institute for Age Research – Fritz Lipmann Institute
  • 02/2012–06/2015 Junior-Professorship for “High Throughput Sequencing Analysis” at Friedrich Schiller University Jena
  • 01/2010–01/2012 Group Leader of “RNA Bioinformatics” at Philipps-University Marburg
  • Studies of Biology, Computer Science and Bioinformatics
    Diploma: Biology (2005), Computer Science (2006)
  • 2009 Dr. rer. nat: Bioinformatics, University of Leipzig
    Doctoral Thesis: Strategies of Homology-Based Identification of Non-Coding RNA Genes

Go is the oldest board game.
In 2003 I learned Go in Edinburgh (Scotland).
Since 2005 tournaments have been part of my life.
Now, I am 4 dan, teaching a lot of beginner groups all over Germany.
I distribute Go in kindergardens and primary schools.

  • since 2018 Managing director of Jena International Go School
  • since 2014 Advisory board of European Go Federation (EGF)
  • 2005–2017 Board member of German Go Ferderation (DGoB)
  • since 2004 President of Go Federation Brandenburg-Saxony-Thuringia (LV-BST)