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Principal Investigator

Institute of Neuropathology, Department NeurocentreInstitute of Neuropathology, Department Neurocentre University Medical Center  Freiburg

Breisacher Str. 64
79106 Freiburg

Marco Prinz

Academic Education

1990 - 1996 Medical study at Humboldt University (Charité) of Berlin

Scientific Degrees

2004 Habilitation in Neuropathology, Georg-August-University Göttingen (Mentor: Prof. W. Brück)
1997 Dissertation in Medicine, Humboldt-University, Medical Hospital (Charité) Berlin (Supervisor: Prof. E.Schulz)

Professional Experience

since 04/2008 Director and Chair, Institute of Neuropathology, University Medical Center Freiburg
2004 Lecturer (“Habilitation”) and consultant (“Oberarzt”) in Neuropathology
2002 - 2008 Group leader at the Institute of Neuropathology, University of Göttingen
2001 - 2002 Senior research postdoc at the Institute of Neuropathology, University of Zurich, Switzerland
1999 - 2000 Postdoctoral fellow (DFG fellowship) at the Institute of Neuropathology, University of Zurich, Switzerland
1997 - 1998 Postdoc position at Max-Delbrück-Center (MDC) Berlin, Cellular Neurosciences

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

~ Reviewer (Journals, ad hoc): Blood, Brain, Immunity, Nat. Med., Nat. Neurosci., Science a.o
2015 Reinhart Kosellek Projekt
2014 Sobek Prize (Sobek Foundation)
2014 Writer Prize (Cluster of Excellence BIOSS)
2010 - 2015 Co-Speaker Research Unit (FOR) 1336
since 2008 Editorial board: GLIA
2007 Hans Georg Queckenstedt Prize (DMSG)
2006 Young Investigator Award, (International Cytokine Society, Vienna)
2005 Pfizer Research Prize for Medicine of the University of Freibur
2004 H.G. Creutzfeldt Science Prize