Julia Tietz completed her training as a biological-technical assistant at the Berufskolleg Olsberg. From 2006-2016 she worked for WWU at the Institute of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology in the field of molecular biological strain development. Then from 2016-2021 in an independent microbiology laboratory at the research department. Since 2021 she has been working in the Meyer zu Hörste research group. She supports the research group in sample processing for single cell RNA sequencing related projects, circularization of cDNA and also collaboration in method establishment in the field of total RNA isolation and sequencing.