Prof. Dr. Maren Wellenreuther


Academic positionAssociate Professor, Senior Lecturer, Reader
Research fieldsEvolution, Anthropology,General Genetics, Functional Genome Research
KeywordsAdaptation, Genomics, Diversity, Marine Spcies, Evolution
Honours and awards

2020: Thermo Fisher Scientific Award for Excellence in Molecular Biology, New Zealand

2018: Royal Society Te Apārangi Early Career Research Excellence Award for Sciences (formerly known as the Hamilton Award), New Zealand

2017: Science New Zealand National ‘Early Career Researcher Award’, New Zealand

2013: KVA King Carl XVI Gustaf's 50-years scholarship for the promotion and contribution to the knowledge and preservation of biological diversity, Sweden

Current contact address

CountryNew Zealand
InstitutionUniversity of Auckland
InstituteSchool of Biological Sciences

Host during sponsorship

Prof. Dr. Thorsten ReuschForschungsbereich 3: Marine Ökologie, GEOMAR Helmholtz-Zentrum für Ozeanforschung Kiel, Kiel
Start of initial sponsorship01/04/2024


2023Humboldt Research Fellowship Programme for Experienced Researchers