Yunus Effendi


Yunus Effendi













First name : Yunus Effendi
Surname : –
Nationality : Indonesia
Birth date : July 4th 1973

Home address :

Komplek Cinambo Indah No.95
Ujungberung, Bandung 40612
West Java – Indonesia
Private telephone : + 62 82244410473

Office : Biology Department
Faculty of Science and Technology
Al Azhar Indonesia University
Jl. Sisingamangaraja
12100 Jakarta – Indonesia

Email :;

1. Postdoctoral scholar in Molecular Yield Physiology Section (Moleculare
Ertragsphysiologie Labor – AG. Scherer), Leibniz Universität Hannover,
Germany, August 2012 – December 2013.
2. PhD program in Molecular Yield Physiology Section (Moleculare
Ertragsphysiologie Labor – AG. Scherer), Leibniz Universität Hannover,
Germany, 2008 – 2012. (Summa cum laude)
3. Master of Science (MSc.) in Plant Biotechnology, Master International
Horticulture Program, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany, 2006-
2008. (Magna cum laude)
4. Master of Science (MSc.) in Plant Molecular Genetics, Dept. of Biology,
Bandung Institute of Technology, Indonesia, 2000.
5. Under Graduate Study (BSc.) in Genetics, Dept. of Biology, Malang State
University, Indonesia, 1996.

1. Lecturer and Researcher in Biology Department – Al Azhar Indonesia
University – Jakarta, Indonesia. (2002 – date)
2. Postdoctoral scholar – Abt. Molekulare Ertragsphysiologie – Institut für
Zierpflanzen und Gehölzwissenschaften, Leibniz Universität Hannover,
Germany. (2012 – 2013)
3. Associate researcher (Wissenschaftiche Mietarbeiter) – Abt. Molekulare
Ertragsphysiologie – Institut für Zierpflanzen und Gehölzwissenschaften,
Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany. (2009 – 2012)
4. Praktikan in Bayer Crop Science Monheim Leverkusen, Germany (2009).
Responsible for investigating the distribution pattern of fertilizer active
compound on the leaf surface after spraying using microscope technique
(Scanning Electron Microscope)
5. Associate researcher in Plant Molecular Genetic laboratory – Bandung
Institute of Indonesia (ITB). (2000 – 2002)
6. Instructor in Technology Transfer of microsatellite development in Teak Forestry Biotechnology program: Collaboration project of Dept. of Biology
ITB and Teak Centre-Perum Perhutani, Indonesia. (2000)
7. Lecturer and reseacher in Biology Department – Malang State University –
Indonesia (1998 – 2002)

1. Familiar working with molecular biology techniques (DNA and RNA,
Southern and Western blot, cloning, quantitative Real Time PCR
(qPCR), mutagenesis, and RNAi.
2. Have experiences and able to design and generate mutant line in plant
3. Familiar working with molecular physiological techniques and
physiological assays in plant, especially in related with phytohormone,
light physiology and flowering.
4. Familiar working with proteomic techniques
5. Have experiences working and researching in molecular phylogenic
analysis using DNA markers approach (RAPD, AFLP, Microsatellite
and ITS).
6. Have experiences and able to work with microscopic techniques
(Electron microscope – Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) and
Convocal microscope).
7. Familiar working and operating basic bioinformatic softwares for
phylogeny analysis (i.e. Clustal X, Phylips, Genedoc, NTSYS, Vector
NTI) and bioinformatic online program for database (such as Blast,
alignment and promoter analysis).
8. Computer skills: MS office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Internet, Photoshop,
Corel draw, R program for statistic.
1. As Participant (Yunus Effendi, ID 11040) in Deutscher Tropentag 2007
International Research on Food Security, Natural Resource Management
and Rural Development University of Kassel-Witzenhausen October 9-11,
2. Yunus Effendi and Gunther F.E. Scherer. (2009). Lebensfahige des AuxinBindung Protein 1 (ABP1) zeigen morphologische Merkmale und
langsamere Regulation von IAA-Genen Scientific meeting, Scientific
meeting, 22. Tagung Molekularbiologie der Pflanzen, 17 – 20 Ferbruary
2009 – Dabringhausen – Germany (poster presentation)
3. Yunus Effendi and Gunther F.E. Scherer (2010). Auxin-Binding Protein 1
(ABP1), the second auxin receptor. 20th IPGSA Conference (The
International of Plant Growth and Substances Associates), 28 June – 2
July 2010 – Tarragona -Spain (poster presentation).
4. Yunus Effendi and Gunther F.E. Scherer (2009) “Auxin-Binding Protein 1
(ABP1), the second auxin receptor” – Developing of new mutant without
WT ABP1. Auxins and Cytokinins in Plant Development (ACPD) –
International Symposium. July 10-14, 2009. Prague, Czech Republic
(poster presentation).
5. Effendi, Y. and Scherer, G.F.E. (2011). Isolation and characterization of
new point mutants of Auxin Binding Protein 1. International Biology
Conference in Germany on September 2011. Botaniker Tagung – Diversity
makes the difference, 2011- Berlin 18 – 23 September 2011. (poster
6. Radatz, K., Effendi, Y., Labusch, C., Wimalasekera, R., Zeidler, M.,
Scherer, G.F.E. (2012). Light-dependent expression of phospholipase-A-I
(pPLA-I) and function in shade avoidance. Scientific meeting, 25. Tagung
Molekularbiologie der Pflanzen , 28. February – 02. March 2012 in
Dabringhausen – Germany. (poster presentation)
7. Effendi Y. and G.F.E. Scherer (2013). Molecular Characterization new invitro Auxin Binding Protein1 (ABP1). Black Forest Summer school:
Bioinformatics for Molecular Biologist, 10th – 13th September 2013,
Freiburg Germany (poster presentation).
Hobby and Interests
1. Sport, especially football
2. Painting and Drawing
3. Hiking