Inga Mewis

Dr. Inga Mewis works as a chemical ecologist at the Albrecht-Daniel-Thaer Institute at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. Inga studied biology at the Free University of Berlin and received her doctoral degree from the Technical University Munich. She held postdoctoral positions at the Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology in Jena, Penn State University in the US, and the World Vegetable Center in Taiwan. Today, she is interested in plant adaptation strategies to herbivores as well as bioactive secondary metabolites in plants with relevance for pharmacy.