Ina is a German PhD student (ESR4) settled in Oslo, Norway. She holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree in Biochemistry from the University of Tuebingen. Both bachelor’s and master’s final thesis were about bacterial outer membrane proteins. Her bachelor thesis resulted in a publication. Ina is first author of one publication and co-author of another one. She works at University of Oslo in the Institute for Biosciences in Prof. Dirk Linke’s Bacterial Cell Surface Group. Her secondments will be with Prof. Paul Millner and Dr. Tim Gibson in Leeds as well as with Prof. Michael Nilges in Paris.