- B.S. Biology, Julius-MaximiliansUniversity of Wuerzburg, Germany
- M.S. Parasitology, Julius-Maximilians-University of Wuerzburg, Germany
- Ph.D. Microbiology, Eberhard-Karls-University of Tuebingen, Germany
Ute was a postdoc in the lab from 2002 until 2004. Her research included pathogenesis of Listeria spp. She was working on sigma B dependent expression of prfA, the major virulence gene regulator in Listeria.
Ute currently works at Cornell Vet School.