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Principal Investigator

University Medicine Greifswald, Institute of Medical Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Ferdinand-Sauerbruch-Straße
Klinikum DZ 7
17475 Greifswald

Elke Krüger

Academic Education

1992 - 1996 Doctoral thesis, EMAU (grant by the DFG Graduiertenkolleg „Strukturelle und funktionelle Charakterisierung pro- und eukaryontischer Gene“; Prof. Michael Hecker)
1987 - 1992 Study of Biology, Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-University Greifswald (EMAU)

Scientific Degrees

1996 Promotion: PhD, EMAU Greifswald (summa cum laude)
1992 Diplom-Biologin

Professional Experience

since 03/17 W3 Professor of Medical Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University Medicine Greifswald, Chair Institute of Medical Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
02/14 - 02/17 W2 Professor of Biochemistry, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Institute of Biochemistry (tenure received), Vice chair and head of studies Biochemistry
02 /09 - 02/14 W2 Professor of Biochemistry (limited contract), Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Institute of Biochemistry (tenure track option), Head of research laboratory
2008 Lecturer (“Habilitation”)
1999 - 2008 Group leader „Proteasome assembly“, Institute of Biochemistry, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin (Prof. Peter-M. Kloetzel)
1997 - 1998 Postdoc position at EMAU, Prof. Michael Hecker (bacterial stress response)

Others (Editorial work, member of scientific councils, advisory boards, awards)

~ Reviewer (Journals, ad hoc): Cell Stem Cell, Cell Death Differentiation, FEBS, J. Biol. Chem., Mol. Cell, J. Cell Biol., Mol. Cell Biology a.o.
since 2014 Member of the German Society of Immunology
since 2009 Member of the gender equality committee of the Charité Medical Faculty
since 2009 Member of the German Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (GBM)
since 2007 Elected member of the executive committee of the CRC740, spokesperson project area B
1996 PhD thesis award of the EMAU Greifswald