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Heyduck, Birgit

Birgit Heyduck

Dr. rer. nat.
Biology Education


phone +49-(0)431-880-3898
address Olshausenstraße 62, D-24118 Kiel
room 101


2003 Doctorate in Biology, Bremen University
1999 Diplom (Ger.) in Biology, Bremen University
1993 - 1999 Studies in Biology at the University Bremen

Professional Activity

since 2012 Authorized person for biological safety ath the Elly-Heuss-Knapp school in Neumünster
since 2011 Project leader for the S1-lab, IPN – Leibniz Institute for Science and Mathematics Education
since 2009 Research Scientist, IPN – Leibniz Institute for Science and Mathematics Education
2011 - 2013 Research Scientist and Administrator of the BMBF-projekt "International Biology Olympiad" (IBO), IPN – Leibniz Institute for Science and Mathematics Education
2010 - 2011 Authorized person for biological safety at IPN – Leibniz Institute for Science and Mathematics Education
2005 - 2008 Research Scientist, Bremen University
2004 - 2005 Assistant Lecturer, Bremen University
1999 - 2002 Research Scientist, Bremen University

Research Interests

Out-of-school education
Teaching and learning strategies

Current Projects

Forschend lehren lernen (Förderung durch den PerLe-Fonds für Lehrinnovation)
Collaboration on International Biology Olympiad (IBO)
Development of experiments for Science Education in the areas "Molecular Biology" and "Genetics"

Selected Publications

Schwanewedel, J., Großschedl, J., & Heyduck, B. (2015). Forschend Lehren lernen-Lehramtsstudierende als Entwickler und Forscher. In H. Schelhowe, M. Schaumburg & J. Jasper (Hrsg.), Teaching is touching the future: Academic teaching within and across disciplines (Reihe „Motivierendes Lehren und Lernen an Hochschulen“) (S.306-308). Bielefeld: UniversitätsVerlagWebler.
Heyduck, B. & Harms, U. (2015). An Out-of-school practical exercise: An examination of different DNA Methylation conditions using a restriction assay. Journal of Biological Education (JBE), 49(2), 179-189. doi: 10.1080/00219266.2014.914557
Heyduck, B. & Großschedl, J. (2013). Die Herstellung von Käse [The production of cheese]. Unterricht Biologie, 390(37), 45-47.
Großschedl, J., & Heyduck, B. (2012). Austausch im Verborgenen: Horizontaler Gentransfer [Unvisible exchange: Lateral gentransfer]. Unterricht Biologie, 377/378(36), 57-64.
Caicedo, N. H., Heyduck-Söller, B., Fischer, U., & Thöming, J. (2011). Bioproduction of antimicrobial compounds by using marine filamentous cyanobacterium cultivation. Journal of Applied Phycology, 23(5), 811-818. doi:10.1007/s10811-010-9580-0

Publications in the research information system

all publications recorded in PURE