Macit, Maide Nesibe

Curriculum Vitae

Since 2020 PhD Student, Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz
2017 - 2020 M.Sc in Applied Bioinformatics, Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz                          Thesis: „ Gene expression analysis sheds light on molecular regulation of lifespan extension with fertility in workers of the ant Temnothorax rugatulus”                        Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Susanne Foitzik
2012 - 2017 B.Sc in Biology, Heinrch-Heine-University, Düsseldorf                                                  Thesis: „Comprehensive determination of unmapped reads in wild tomato species“      Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Laura Rose


Research Interests



Stoldt, M., Macit, M.N., Collin, E., Foitzik, S. Molecular (co)evolution of hymenopteran social parasites and their hosts. Current Opinion in Insect Science, in press.

Negroni, M.A., Macit, M.N., Stoldt, M., Feldmeyer, B. Foitzik, S. Molecular regulation of lifespan extension in fertile ant workers. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, in press.


Institute of Organismic and Molecular Evolution
Maide Macit
Hanns-Dieter-Hüsch-Weg 15
​5518 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39 27847
Fax: +49 6131 39 27850