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17.05.1986
hanna.horak@emu.ee

Career

Institution and occupation
01.01.2019–...   
Estonian University of Life Sciences, Institute of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Chair of Crop Science and Plant Biology, Researcher (1,00)
01.07.2017–...   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Technology, Researcher (0,15)
12.06.2017–11.12.2018   
University of Sheffield, Research Associate (1,00)
01.01.2014–30.06.2017   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Technology, Junior Researcher (0,75)
01.02.2012–31.12.2013   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Technology, Technician (0,50)
 
 
Education
01.09.2016–...   
University of Tartu, Master's studies in Quantitative Economics
2010–10.05.2017   
University of Tartu, PhD studies in Engineering and Technology
2008–2010   
University of Tartu, Master's degree in Molecular and Cell Biology (cum laude)
2005–2008   
University of Tartu, Bachelor's degree in Biology (cum laude)
2002–2005   
Hugo Treffner Gymnasium
 
 
Additional career information
Reviewed manuscripts for scientific journals New Phytologist; Plant Physiology; Plant, Cell & Environment; Plant Science; Journal of Experimental Botany, Frontiers in Plant Science and co-reviewed additionally for Nature Communications; Current Biology; Physiologia Plantarum.;

Qualifications

 
 
Honours & awards
2017, Hanna Hõrak, Estonian National Contest for University Students, III award for PhD thesis in the category of Bio- and Environmental Sciences, and an honorable mention from Estonian Academy of Sciences for an elegant thesis
 
 
Field of research
FIELD OF RESEARCH: 1. Biosciences and Environment; 1.3. Genetics; CERCS SPECIALTY: B225 Plant genetics

Publications

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Publication
 
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2019
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6.3.
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1.1.
2011
21.07.2019
17.05.1986
hanna.horak@emu.ee

Teenistuskäik

Töökohad ja ametid
01.01.2019–...   
Eesti Maaülikool, Põllumajandus- ja keskkonnainstituut, Taimekasvatuse ja taimebioloogia õppetool, Teadur (1,00)
01.07.2017–...   
Tartu Ülikool, Loodus- ja täppisteaduste valdkond, tehnoloogiainstituut, molekulaarse taimebioloogia teadur (0,15)
12.06.2017–11.12.2018   
Sheffieldi Ülikool, Teadur (1,00)
01.01.2014–30.06.2017   
Tartu Ülikool, Loodus- ja täppisteaduste valdkond, tehnoloogiainstituut, Nooremteadur (0,75)
01.02.2012–31.12.2013   
Tartu Ülikool, Loodus- ja täppisteaduste valdkond, tehnoloogiainstituut, Tehnik (0,50)
 
 
Haridustee
01.09.2016–...   
Tartu Ülikool, matemaatilise majandusteaduse magistriõpe
2010–10.05.2017   
Tartu Ülikool, tehnika ja tehnoloogia doktorantuur
2008–2010   
Tartu Ülikool, MSc molekulaar- ja rakubioloogia (cum laude)
2005–2008   
Tartu Ülikool, BSc bioloogia (cum laude)
2002–2005   
Hugo Treffneri Gümnaasium
 
 
Teenistuskäigu lisainfo
Retsenseerinud käsikirju ajakirjadele New Phytologist; Plant Physiology; Plant, Cell & Environment; Plant Science; Journal of Experimental Botany, Frontiers in Plant Science ja kaasretsenseerinud lisaks ajakirjadele Nature Communications; Current Biology ja Physiologia Plantarum;

Kvalifikatsioon

 
 
Teaduspreemiad ja tunnustused
2017, Hanna Hõrak, Üliõpilaste teadustööde riikik konkurss, III preemia bio- ja keskkonnateaduste doktoritööde kategoorias ja Eesti Teaduste Akadeemia tänukiri elegantse üliõpilastöö eest
 
 
Teadustöö põhisuunad
VALDKOND: 1. Bio- ja keskkonnateadused; 1.3. Geneetika; CERCS ERIALA: B225 Taimegeneetika; PÕHISUUND: Taimede õhulõhede regulatsiooni molekulaarsed mehhanismid

Publikatsioonid

Klass
Aasta
Publikatsioon
 
1.1.
2019
1.1.
2018
1.1.
2018
1.1.
2017
1.1.
2017
1.1.
2016
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2015
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2015
6.3.
2014
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2011
21.07.2019
  • Found 14 results
PublicationAuthorsYearSource titleClassificationFileInstitutions
Bacterial infection systemically suppresses stomatal densityDutton, Christian; Hõrak, Hanna; Hepworth, Christopher; Mitchell, Alice; Ton, Jurriaan; Hunt, Lee; Gray, Julie E.2019Plant, Cell & Environment1.1.
Mitogen-activated protein kinases MPK4 and MPK12 are key components mediating CO2-induced stomatal movementsTõldsepp, Kadri; Zhang, Jingbo; Takahashi, Yohei; Sindarovska, Yana; Hõrak, Hanna; Ceciliato, Paulo H. O.; Koolmeister, Kaspar; Wang, Yuh-Shuh; Vaahtera, Lauri; Jakobson, Liina; Yeh, Chung-Yueh; Park, Jiyoung; Brosche, Mikael; Kollist, Hannes; Schroeder, Julian I.2018The Plant Journal1.1.University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Technology
Mitogen‐activated protein kinases MPK4 and MPK12 are key components mediating CO2‐induced stomatal movementsTõldsepp, Kadri; Zhang, Jingbo; Takahashi, Yohei; Sindarovska, Yana; Hõrak, Hanna; Ceciliato, Paulo H.O.; Koolmeister, Kaspar; Wang, Yuh-Shuh; Vaahtera, Lauri; Jakobson, Liina; Yeh, Chung-Yueh; Park, Jiyoung; Brosche, Mikael; Kollist, Hannes; Schroeder, Julian I.2018The Plant Journal1.1.University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Technology
The Receptor-like Pseudokinase GHR1 Is Required for Stomatal ClosureSierla M, Hõrak H, Overmyer K, Waszczak C, Yarmolinsky D, Maierhofer T, Vainonen JP, Salojärvi J, Denessiouk K, Laanemets K, Tõldsepp, K, Vahisalu, T, Gauthier, A, Puukko, T, Paulin, L, Auvinen, P, Geiger, D, Hedrich, R, Kollist, H, Kangasjärvi, J2018The Plant Cell1.1.University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Technology
A dominant mutation in HT1 kinase uncovers MAP kinases and GHR1 in CO2-induced stomatal closure in Arabidopsis thalianaHõrak, Hanna; Sierla, Maija; Tõldsepp, Kadri; Wang, Cun; Wang, Yuh-Shuh; Nuhkat, Maris; Valk, Ervin; Pechter, Priit; Merilo, Ebe; Salojärvi, Jarkko; Overmyer, Kirk; Loog, Mart; Brosché, Mikael; Schroeder, Julian I.; Kangasjärvi, Jaakko; Kollist, Hannes 2017Plant Cell1.1.University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology (old), Institute of Technology, University of Tartu
Fern stomatal responses to ABA and CO2 depend on species and growth conditionsHõrak, Hanna; Kollist, Hannes; Merilo, Ebe2017Plant Physiology1.1.
Learning from the experts: drought resistance in desert plantsHõrak, Hanna2017New Phytologist1.1.University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology
A Dominant Mutation in the HT1 Kinase Uncovers Roles of MAP Kinases and GHR1 in CO2-induced Stomatal ClosureHõrak, Hanna; Sierla, Maija; Tõldsepp, Kadri; Wang, Cun; Wang, Yuh-Shuh; Nuhkat, Maris; Valk, Ervin; Pechter, Priit; Merilo, Ebe; Salojärvi, Jarkko; Overmyer, Kirk; Loog, Mart; Brosché, Mikael; Schroeder, Julian I.; Kangasjärvi, Jaakko; Kollist, Hannes2016Plant Cell1.1.University of Tartu
Natural Variation in Arabidopsis Cvi-0 Accession Reveals an Important Role of MPK12 in Guard Cell CO2 SignalingJakobson, Liina1; Vaahtera, Lauri; Tõldsepp, Kadri; Nuhkat, Maris; Wang, Cun; Wang, Yuh-Shuh; Hõrak, Hanna; Valk, Ervin; Pechter, Priit; Sindarovska, Yana; Tang, Jing; Xiao, Chuanlei; Xu, Yang; Gerst Talas, Ulvi; Garcia-Sosa, Alfonso T.; Kangasjärvi, Saijaliisa; Maran, Uko; Remm, Maido; Roelfsema, M. Rob G.; Hu, Honghong ... Brosche, Mikael2016Plos Biology1.1.University of Tartu;
University of Tartu
The Breakdown of Stored Triacylglycerols Is Required during Light-Induced Stomatal OpeningMcLachlan, Deirdre H.; Lan, Jue; Geilfus, Christoph-Martin; Dodd, Antony N.; Larson, Tony; Baker, Alison; Hõrak, Hanna; Kollist, Hannes; He, Zhesi; Graham, Ian; Mickelbart, Michael V; Hetherington, Alistair M. 2016Current Biology1.1.University of Tartu
Abscisic acid transport and homeostasis in the context of stomatal regulationMerilo, Ebe; Jalakas, Pirko; Laanemets, Kristiina; Mohammadi, Omid; Hõrak, Hanna; Kollist, Hannes; Brosché, Mikael2015Molecular Plant1.1.University of Tartu;
University of Helsinki;
University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology (old), Institute of Technology, University of Tartu
Quantitative trait loci mapping and transcriptome analysis reveal candidate genes regulating the response to ozone in Arabidopsis thalianaXu, Enjun; Vaahtera, Lauri; Hõrak, Hanna; Hincha, Dirk K.; Heyer, Arnd G.; Brosché, Mikael2015Plant, Cell and Environment1.1.University of Tartu
Genoomide muutmine: ei midagi enneolematutHõrak, Hanna; Kollist, Hannes2014Horisont6.3.University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology (old), Institute of Technology, University of Tartu
ERD15—An attenuator of plant ABA responses and stomatal apertureAalto, K. Markku; Helenius, Elina; Kariola, Tarja; Pennanen, Ville; Heino, Pekka; Hõrak, Hanna; Puzõrjova, Irina; Kollist, Hannes; Palva, E. Tapio2011Plant Science1.1.University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology (old), Institute of Technology, University of Tartu