Regine Jahn

phone 
+49 30 838 50142
fax 
+49 30 838-4 50142
email 
r.jahn@bgbm.org
Botanischer Garten und Botanisches Museum Berlin-Dahlem
Freie Universität Berlin
Königin-Luise-Straße 6-8
14195
Berlin
Deutschland
Tasks 
Senior Curator, Algae Herbarium
Co-coordinator, GBIF Germany, Plants, Algae & Protists
Co-coordinator, EU-Project SYNTHESYS DE-TAF
Research interests 
  • Taxonomy, Phylogeny, Morphology, and Biogeography of Diatoms
  • Changes in the Biodiversity of Freshwater Diatoms
  • Diatoms as Bioindicators
  • History of Diatom Research
  • Nomenclature of Algae
Editorships 
Phycological Research: Communicating Editor since 2014
Phytokeys: Section Editor since 2011
AlgaTerra Information System: Co-Editor since 2004
Mandates in scientific advisory boards and committees 
President, German National Committee for the International Union of the Biological Sciences (IUBS) and the International Union of the Microbial Societes (IUMS)
President, Sektion Phykologie der Deutschen Botanischen Gesellschaft
Vice President, Executive Committee, International Union of the Biological Sciences (IUBS)
President, International Organisation of Systematic and Evolutionary Biology
Member, Nomenclature Committee on Algae
Member, Special Committee on the harmonization of the nomenclature of Cyanobacteria
Memberships in scientific societies 
International Association for Plant Taxonomy
The Korean Society of Phycology
The Japanese Society of Diatomology
Central European Diatom Meeting (DDT), Organizer
weitere Aktivitäten 

Organizing activities

  • 2015 - 32nd IUBS-General Assembly and Conference; Congress Chair
  • 2011 - Biosystematics 2011, International Congress of Systematics and Evolutionary Biology; Congress President
  • 2007 - First Central European Diatom Meeting, Organizer
  • 1992 - 6. Treffen Deutschsprachiger Diatomologen, Co-Organizer