Dr Eng. Paweł Rodziewicz

Employed as part of a project
12 425 18 44 ext. 149
Plant biochemistry, biotechnology, proteomics, metabolomics, genomics, secondary metabolites, medicinal plants, cannabis, barley, enzyme biochemistry, micellar biochemistry, plant tissue cultures, mass spectrometry, LC/MS, GC/MS, 2D electrophoresis, genetics, molecular biology, industrial process design, large-scale plant material processing, optimization of biodiesel production processes.


2011 - 2015            PhD in Biochemistry,

    Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznań

2010 - 2011            Postgraduate studies – Research and Developmnent Project Manager,

    WSB Schools of Banking, Poznań

2009 - 2010            Postgraduate studies  – Quality Management,

    University of Life Sciences, Poznań

2004 - 2009            MSc in Biotechnology,

    University of Life Sciences, Poznań



2024 - present        Project Manager, Institute of Plant Physiology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Kraków

2016 - 2019            Postdoc, Technical University, Dortmund

2010 - 2016            Assistant, Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznań




2022 - 2024            Quality Laboratory Manager, MD-Biowerk, Niemcy

2021 - 2022            General Manager, Institute of Medical HerbsSuwałki

2020 - 2021            Chief Technologist, GreenCross, Kraków



Proteome analysis of 104 barley genotypes – quest for potential biomarker discovery, 9th Central and Eastern European Proteomics Conference, 15-18.06.2015, Poznań, Poland

Proteomic analysis of barley mapping population subjected to drought. III National Conference Genetics & Genomics in improving plants - from a model plant to a new variety, 5-7.11.2014, Poznań, Poland

Application of two-dimensional electrophoresis in barley mapping population analysis. Polish Proteomic Society Seminar, 4-5. 06. 2014, Gliwice, Poland

Correlation of the proteomic and metabolomic data of the parental barley varieties, IV POLAPGEN Scientific Workshop, 25-27.03.2013, Kraków, Poland



2019    Finalist of the AgroBioTop contest organised by Bayer and  Biotechnology Committee of Polish Academy of Sciences

2019    The award for the best set of publications organised by Polish Society of Expermiental Plant Biology

2014    Scholarship for PhD students whose research are considered strategic for the development of the Greater Poland Region

2013    The award for the outstanding poster presentation at the 5th Meeting of the Users of the Bruker systems

2011    The award for the outstanding poster presentation at 5th Conference of Polish Society of Experimental Plant Biology



2019    Rodziewicz P., Loroch S., Marczak Ł., Sickmann A., Kayser O. Cannabinoid synthases and osmoprotective metabolites accumulate in the exudates of Cannabis sativa L. glandular trichomes. Plant Science, 284:108-116.

2019    Rodziewicz P., Chmielewska K., Sawikowska A., et. al. Identification of drought responsive proteins and related pQTLs in barley. Journal of Experimental Botany, 70 (10):2823-2837.

2018    Kimáková K., Kimáková A., Idkowiak J., Stobiecki M., Rodziewicz P., Marczak Ł., Čellárová E. Phenotyping the genus Hypericum by secondary metabolite profiling: emodin vs. skyrin, two possible key intermediates in hypericin biosynthesis. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, 10(29):7689-7699.

2016    Chmielewska K., Rodziewicz P. (co-first author), Swarcewicz B., et. al. Analysis of drought-induced proteomic and metabolomic changes in barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) leaves and roots unravels some aspects of biochemical mechanisms involved in drought tolerance. Frontiers in Plant Science, 7:1108.

2014    Rodziewicz P., Swarcewicz B., Chmielewska K. Mass spectrometry approaches in proteomic and metabolomic studies. Journal of Biotechnology, Computational Biology and Bionanotechnology, 95: 192-202

2013    Rodziewicz P., Swarcewicz B., Chmielewska K., Wojakowska A, Stobiecki M. Influence of abiotic stresses on plant proteome and metabolome changes. Acta Physiologiae Plantarum, 36: 1-19.

2009    Jasiński M., Kachlicki P., Rodziewicz P., Figlerowicz M., Stobiecki M. Changes in the profile of flavonoid accumulation in Medicago truncatula leaves during infection with fungal pathogen Phoma medicaginis. Plant Physiol. Biochem. 47: 847- 85.

2009    Jasiński M., Mazurkiewicz E., Rodziewicz P., Figlerowicz M. Flavonoids’ structure, properties and particular function for legume plants, Journal of Biotechnology, Computational Biology and Bionanotechnology 85: 81-94.



2019    Rodziewicz P., Kayser O. Cultivation and Breeding of Cannabis sativa L. for medicinal use, in Medicinal, Aromatic and Stimulant Plants (Springer).

2011    Sikorska K., Rodziewicz P. Methodical aspects of plant proteome research, in At the Interface of biology and chemistry (Book Series, University of Adam Mickiewicz), XXVI: 163-192.



2019    Rodziewicz P., Sawikowska A., Marczak Ł., Bednarek P., Krajewski P., Stobiecki M. Proteomic analysis of barley mapping population subjected to drought identifies proteins with genotype x environment interactions. 9th Conference Polish Society of Experimental Plant Biology, Toruń, Poland.

2018    Rodziewicz P., Loroch S., Marczak Ł., Kayser O. Catalytic activity of cannabinoid synthases in organic phase. Emerging Trends in Natural Product Biotechnology, Dortmund, Germany.

2017    Rodziewicz P., Loroch S., Feldmann I., Schumbrutzki C., Kayser O. The identification of tetrahydrocannabinolic acid synthase in the non-aqueous secretions of the storage cavities from Cannabis sativa glandular trichomes.  65th Annual Meeting of the Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural Product Research, Basel, Switzerland.

2014    Rodziewicz P., Swarcewicz B., Sawikowska A., Krajewski P., Stobiecki M. Analysis of proline and P5CS in leaves of barley mapping population Maresi Cam/B1/CI subjected to drought by GC-MS and 2DE MALDI-TOF/TOF, Polish Mass Spectrometry Society Conference, Trzebnica, Poland.

2013    Swarcewicz B., Chmielewska K., Rodziewicz P., Stobiecki M., Marczak Ł., Bednarek P. Analysis of barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) proteome and metabolome subjected to drought stress with mass spectrometric methods, 9th Annual Conference of the Metabolomic Society, Glasgow, Scotland.

2013    Rodziewicz P., Chmielewska K., Swarcewicz B., Stobiecki M., Analysis of drought-responsive changes in proteome and metabolome of barley (Hordeum vulgare L.), 31th Informal Meeting on Mass Spectrometry, 2013, Palermo, Italy.

2012    Rodziewicz P., Sikorska K., Marczak Ł., Stobiecki M. Monitoring drought related protein profiles changes in barley by 2D gel electrophoresis and MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry, Joint Conference of Polish Mass Spectrometry Society and German Mass Spectrometry Society, Poznań, Poland.

2011    Sikorska K., Rodziewicz P., Marczak Ł., Stobiecki M. Analysis of drought responsive proteins in barley (Hordeum vulgare cv. Maresi) by 2D gel electrophoresis and mass spectrometry, The 5th Conference of Experimental Plant Biology in 3P: Past, Present, Perspectives, Wrocław, Poland.

2011    Sikorska K., Rodziewicz P., Marczak Ł., Stobiecki M. Qualitative analysis of barley leaves and roots proteins using 2D gel electrophoresis and mass spectrometry, 29th Informal Meeting on Mass Spectrometry, Fierra di Primiero, Italy.