Miriam Agler-Rosenbaum

Prof. Dr. Miriam Agler-Rosenbaum

Bio Pilot Plant · Head of Department +49 3641 532-1120 miriam.rosenbaum@leibniz-hki.de

Curriculum vitae

Main Research Areas
  • Bioelectrochemical Systems
  • Defined Microbial Mixed Cultures
  • Droplet Microfluidics for Microbial Applications
Professional Career
Since 2017 Chair of Synthetic Biotechnology at Friedrich Schiller University Jena and Head of Bio Pilot Plant, Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology, (HKI) Jena
2011-2017 Junior professor in the field of Microbiology of Defined Mixed Cultures, Institute of Applied Microbiology, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
2009-2011 Research Associate/Sub-Group Leader Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA 
2007-2008 Post-Doc, Washington University in St. Louis, USA
2004-2006 PhD Studies, University of Greifswald, Germany
1999-2004 Diploma Studies in Biochemistry University of Greifswald
Awards · Appointments · Scientific Activities
Since 2021 Ombudsperson at the HKI
2019 ERC Consolidator Grant “e-Microbe“
2017 f-Cell Award for innovative fuel cell technology for the BMBF-funded project TexKoMBZ
Since 2014 Representative of the International Society for Microbial Electrochemistry and Technology, ISMET
2004-2006 Fellowship of the Fond der Chemischen Industrie

Publications

Rosenbaum MA, Berger C, Schmitz S, Uhlig R (2017) Microbial Electrosynthesis I: Pure and Defined Mixed Culture Engineering. Adv Biochem Eng Biotechnol 167, 181-202.
Schlembach I, Regestein L, Rosenbaum MA (2017) Etablierung filamentöser Mischkulturen für Bioprozesse. BIOSpectrum 23(3), 270-272.
Bosire EM, Blank LM, Rosenbaum MA (2016) Strain- and Substrate-Dependent Redox Mediator and Electricity Production by Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Appl Environ Microbiol 82(16), 5026-5038.
Molitor B, Kirchner K, Henrich AW, Schmitz S, Rosenbaum MA (2016) Expanding the molecular toolkit for the homoacetogen Clostridium ljungdahlii. Sci Rep 6, 31518.
Schröder U, Greiner A, Rosenbaum MA, Harnisch F (2016) Mikrobielle Elektrochemie: Wie Mikroorganismen und Elektroden interagieren Nachrichten aus der Chemie 64(7-8), 732-737.
Schmitz S, Nies S, Wierckx N, Blank LM, Rosenbaum MA (2015) Engineering mediator-based electroactivity in the obligate aerobic bacterium Pseudomonas putida KT2440. Front Microbiol 6, 284.
Rosenbaum MA, Franks AE (2014) Microbial catalysis in bioelectrochemical technologies: status quo, challenges and perspectives. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 98(2), 509-518.
Rosenbaum MA, Henrich AW (2014) Engineering microbial electrocatalysis for chemical and fuel production. Curr Opin Biotechnol 29, 93-98.
TerAvest MA, Rosenbaum MA, Kotloski NJ, Gralnick JA, Angenent LT (2014) Oxygen allows Shewanella oneidensis MR-1 to overcome mediator washout in a continuously fed bioelectrochemical system Biotechnology 111(4), 692-699.
Venkataraman A, Rosenbaum MA, Werner JJ, Winans SC, Angenent LT (2014) Metabolite transfer with the fermentation product 2,3-butanediol enhances virulence by Pseudomonas aeruginosa. ISME J 8(6), 1210-1220.