28.01.1978
737 6038
signe.saumaa@ut.ee

Career

Institutions and positions
Ph.D student from 2002 at the University of Tartu
01.11.2006–31.12.2007   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Biology and Geography, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Research Fellow (1,00)
2006–2006   
Estonian Biocentre, Other staff (0,10)
2006–31.10.2006   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology (old), Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu, Chair of Genetics, Researcher (1,00)
 
 
R&D related managerial and administrative work
Member of Estonian Society for Microbiologists (EMÜ),
Instructor of the practical course in Genetics to students of biology and gene technology in University of Tartu and to students of biotechnology from Räpina Gardening College

Qualifications

 
 
Honours & awards
0, Signe Saumaa, Second prize in student research competition of National Academy of Sciences in 2002, In 2004 was selected and participated the Howard Hughes Medical Institute sponsored international course "The Molecular Basis of Bacterial Stress Responses" that w
 
 
Fields of research
ETIS CLASSIFICATION: 1. Biosciences and Environment; 1.3. Genetics; SPECIFICATION: Stationary phase mutation processes in bacterium Pseudomonas putida.
 
 
Additional information
B.Sc in Molecular and Cell Biology
M.Sc in Genetics
University of Tartu, 2000

University of Tartu, 2002

Publications

Category
Year
Publication
 
1.1.
2012
1.1.
2011
5.2.
2011
1.1.
2009
5.2.
2009
1.1.
2007
1.1.
2006
1.1.
2002
6.7.
2002
18.04.2019
28.01.1978
737 6038
signe.saumaa@ut.ee

Teenistuskäik

Töökohad ja ametid
Alates 01.09.2002 doktorantuuris Tartu Ülikoolis
01.11.2006–31.12.2007   
Tartu Ülikool, Bioloogia-geograafiateaduskond, Molekulaar- ja rakubioloogia instituut, geneetika teadur (1,00)
2006–2006   
Eesti Biokeskus, vanemlaborant (0,10)
2006–31.10.2006   
Tartu Ülikool, Loodus- ja tehnoloogiateaduskond, Tartu Ülikooli Molekulaar- ja Rakubioloogia Instituut, Geneetika õppetool, Teadur (1,00)
 
 
Haridustee
Tartu Ülikool, bioloogia-geograafiateaduskond, B. Sc kraad molekulaar - ja rakubioloogia erialal, 2000
Tartu Ülikool, bioloogia-geograafiateaduskond, M. Sc kraad geneetika erialal, 2002
 
 
Teadusorganisatsiooniline ja -administratiivne tegevus
Eesti Mikrobioloogide Ühenduse liige (EMÜ),
Geneetika praktikumi läbiviimine Tartu Ülikooli bioloogia ja geenitehnoloogia eriala üliõpilastele ning Räpina Aianduskooli biotehnoloogia eriala õpilastele

Kvalifikatsioon

 
 
Teaduspreemiad ja tunnustused
0, Signe Saumaa, Eesti TA üliõpilaste teadustööde konkursi II preemia aastast 2002, 2004 aastal valiti osalejaks Howard Hughes Medical Institute poolt sponsoreeritud rahvusvahelisel kursusel "The Molecular Basis of Bacterial Stress Responses", mis toimus Argentinas
 
 
Teadustöö põhisuunad
ETIS KLASSIFIKAATOR: 1. Bio- ja keskkonnateadused; 1.3. Geneetika; TÄPSUSTUS: Statsionaarse faasi mutatsiooniprotsesside uurimine bakteris Pseudomonas putida.
 
 
Lisainfo
B.Sc molekulaar- ja rakubioloogia erialal
M.Sc geneetika erialal
Tartu Ülikool, 2000

Tartu Ülikool, 2002

Publikatsioonid

Klass
Aasta
Publikatsioon
 
1.1.
2012
1.1.
2011
5.2.
2011
1.1.
2009
5.2.
2009
1.1.
2007
1.1.
2006
1.1.
2002
6.7.
2002
18.04.2019
  • Found 10 results
ProgramTypeNumberNameProject startProject endPrincipal investigatorInstitutionFinancing
MUUHHMI 55000316Study of regulation of genetic rearrangements in pseudomonads as a function of physiological state of bacteria01.01.200131.12.2005Maia KivisaarEstonian Biocentre183 745,99 EUR
IUTIUT20-19Molecular Mechanisms of Adaptation of Bacteria to Environmental Stress01.01.201431.12.2019Maia KivisaarUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology1 138 200,00 EUR
ETFETF6025ColR-ColS signal transduction system regulating genetic adaptation of bacteria01.01.200531.12.2008Rita HõrakEstonian Biocentre26 270,25 EUR
ETFETF7376Involvement of different DNA repair systems and DNA polymerases in stress-induced mutagenesis in pseudomonads01.01.200831.12.2011Maia KivisaarUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Biology and Geography; University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology (old), Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu; University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology (old)86 296,05 EUR
SFSF0182562Cs03Regulation of metabolic processes and genetic rearrangements in microorganisms. This project includes also research leaded by Tiina Alamäe (Study of regulation of gene expression in methylotrophic yeasts).01.01.200331.12.2007Maia KivisaarUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Biology and Geography245 292,91 EUR
ETFETF9114Mutagenic processes in pseudomonads01.01.201231.12.2015Maia KivisaarUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology (old), Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu69 600,00 EUR
SFSF0180031s08Molecular mechanisms of mutagenesis in bacteria01.01.200831.12.2013Maia KivisaarUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology (old), Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu774 319,05 EUR
MUUHHMI 55005614Molecular mechanisms of genetic adaptation of Pseudomonas under environmental stress01.01.200631.12.2010Maia KivisaarEstonian Biocentre363 449,57 EUR
ETFETF7019Construction of test systems for investigation of mutational processes in Pseudomonas aeruginosa stationary-phase population01.01.200731.12.2010Riho TerasUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Biology and Geography; University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology (old), Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu; University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology (old)58 704,90 EUR
ETFETF5757Molecular bases of stress-induced mutagenesis in pseudomonads01.01.200431.12.2007Maia KivisaarEstonian Biocentre58 881,44 EUR