Christian Bruns

Senior Scientist
Address Organic Farming & Cropping
University of Kassel
Nordbahnhofstr. 1a
D-37213 Witzenhausen
Room 607
Telephone +49 5542 98-1543
Telefax +49 5542 98-1568
E-mail address
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Curriculum Vitae

Scientific Career

since 1999

Senior Scientist at the Departments of Organic Farming & Cropping and Ecological Plant Protection at the University of Kassel


Employee at Engineer Office PlanCoTec, Neu-Eichenberg


PhD, Junior Scientist, University of Kassel, Dissertation "Suppressive effects of composts from separately collected organic wastes and cattle manure compost on soilborne diseases" (Prof. Dr. H. Vogtmann)


Study of Agricultural Sciences at the University of Göttingen, Diploma-thesis: "Survival of some phytopathogens during composting of yard and biogenic waste" (Prof. Dr. G. Wolf)


Study of agriculture, University of Kassel, Diploma-thesis: "Phytosanitary effects of selected compost from different raw materials against the root rot pathogen Pythium ultimum" (Dr. C. Schüler)


Vocational training on-farm


  • English


Memberships in Scientific Associations

  • European Association for Potato Research (EAPR)
  • International Society of Organic Agriculture Research (ISOFAR)
  • Deutsche Phytomedizinische Gesellschaft (DPG)