On March 6, 2020, MSc. Katrin Franz Oberdorf was promoted Doctor of natural sciences at the TU Munich in Freising.

Her work on “Functional Characterization of the Fra a 1 Gene Family in the Strawberry” was supervised by Prof. Dr. rer. Nat. by Winfried Schwab and evaluated during the doctoral examination together with Fr. Prof. Dr. Bernadette Eberlein and Prof. Dr. phil. Margit Laimer.