Statement of Ass. Lect. Tamer Ali:

Personal Informations:

Name(Ar): تامر على عواد على
Faculty: Science
Department: Zoology
Academic degree:
Major Speciality: Biology
Minor Speciality: Epigenetics
Current position: Asst. Lecturer
Office address: Faculty_of_Science_Benha
Work phone: 0133225494
Alt. e-mail:

Academic Positions:

Position Organization Country From To
Master student Benha faculty of science Egypt 2003 2008
Research trainee IGIB India 2010 2011
PhD student JLU Germany 2012 2016
Postdoc Max Planck Institute Germany 2016 2017

Workshops / Conferences:

Workshop / Conference Year
EMBL chromatin conference, Heidelberg, Germany 2015
TRR81 symposium, Marburg, Germany 2015
GGL 7th conference, Giessen, Germany 2015
Scientific Image Processing and Analysis 2015
Get that Job! Applying and Interviewing for Jobs in English-Speaking Countries 2015
Harold M. Weintraub symposium, Seattle, USA 2014
GGL 6th conference, Giessen, Germany 2014
Applied Didactics Workshop 2014
Team Competence for Young Academics 2014
Mass spectrometry imaging 2014
TRR81 symposium, Egmond an Zee, Netherland 2013
GGL 5th conference, Giessen, Germany 2013
Reference Management with EndNote X6 2013
Successful Grant Proposal Writing 2013
“R” Intensive Course 2013
Biostatistics 2013
Hands-on training in flow cytometry 2013
Chromatin Changes in Differentiation and Malignancies, Austria 2013
In silico Techniques, Approaches to Transcriptome and proteome analyses 2012
STDF info session and German funding institutions 2011
Conflict Management 2011
How to present scientific data 2011
Proposal Writing Module 2011
Introduction Scientific Work & Scientific Ethos 2011

Educational details:

Institution Degree Year
Institute of Genetics, JLU-Giessen, Germany PhD 2016
Faculty of Science, Benha University, Egypt MSc 2008
Faculty of Science, Benha University, Egypt BSc 2001

Memberships and Awards details:

Organization name Membership/Award
International Giessen Graduate Centre for the Life Sciences, Germany. Membership
Research Training Fellowship for Developing Country Scientists (RTFDCS), India Award
German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), Germany Award
Postdoc at Max Planck Institute, Germany Award

Committees details:

Committee Year

Scientific Activities:

Scientific Activities of 2013
1-Organizing the international PhD mini-symposium held at JLU-Giessen.


Bioconductor tools.
ChIP-Seq (chromatin immunoprecipitation followed by sequencing).
RNA-Seq (whole transcriptome sequencing).
Proteomics: SILAC and free label detection.
Embryonic, adult stem cells and iPSCs biology.
Drosophila chromatin insulators.
CRISPR/Cas system for genome editing.
Chromosome conformation capture to study genome-wide interactions.
Basic molecular biology techniques: Cloning (using restriction enzyme cloning strategy and Gibson assembly), site-directed mutagenesis, different types of PCR, western blot, BAC recombineering and generating stable cell lines.
Gene expression tuning via RNA-guided dCas9.
Cell signaling pathways.
lncRNA biology
Mouse and Drosophila Genetics