Maciej Majka, Ph.D.

+420 585 238 704
Šlechtitelů 31, 779 00 Olomouc
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Curriculum Vitae

Education and Academic Degrees

  • 2011: BSc.; Dept. of Plant Anatomy and Cytology, University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
  • 2013: MSc.; Dept. of Plant Anatomy and Cytology, University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
  • 2020: Ph.D.; Dept. of Genomics, Institute of Plant Genetics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznan, Poland

Position and Employment

  • 2020 - present - Post-doc, Centre of Plant Structural and Functional Genomics, Institute of Experimental Botany of the Czech Academy of Sciences, v. v. i. (IEB), Olomouc, Czech republic
  • 2019 - 2020 - Assistant, Institute of Plant Genetics, Dept. of Genomics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznan, Poland

Research Focus

  • Cereals
  • Crop improvement
  • Cytogenetics of plants
  • Functional genomics
  • Genetics
  • Host-Pathogen Interactions
  • Molecular biology
  • Structure of Nuclear Genome
  • Resistance genes

Publication Activity

  • Journal publications: 21
  • Citations: 119 (Scopus)
  • H-index: 7

Five Selected Publications

  • Sosnowska K., Majka M., Majka J., Bocianowski J., Kasprowicz M., Książczyk T., Szała L., Cegielska-Taras T. (2020) Chromosome instabilities in resynthesized Brassica napus revealed by FISH, Journal of Applied Genetics 61:323-335
  • Majka J., Majka M., Kopecký D., Doležel J. (2020) Insight into Festulolium cytogenetics, Biologia Plantarum 64:598-603
  • Perlikowski D., Wiśniewska H., Góral T., Ochodzki P., Majka M., Pawłowicz I., Belter J., Kosmala A. (2019) Identification of proteomic components associated with resistance to Fusarium Head Blight in rye (Secale cereale L.). Plant Pathology Journal 35:313-320
  • Majka M., Serfling A., Czembor P., Ślusarkiewicz-Jarzina A., Kwiatek M., Ordon F., Wiśniewska H. (2018) Resistance of (Ae. tauschii × S. cereale) × Triticosecale hybrids to leaf rust (Puccinia triticina), Frontiers in Plant Science 9:1418
  • Majka M., Kwiatek M., Majka J., Wiśniewska H. (2017) Aegilops tauschii accessions with geographically diverse origin show differences in chromosome organization and polymorphism of molecular markers linked to leaf rust and powdery mildew resistance genes. Frontiers in Plant Science, 8:1149