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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 2017 Research Scientist of the BMBF-projekt "International JuniorScienceOlympiad" (IJSO 2020), Department Chemistry Education
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)
Collaboration on International JuniorScienceOlympiad (IJSO 2020)
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