Principal Investigator

Institute of Neuropathology, University of Freiburg

Breisacher Straße 64
79106 Freiburg

Academic Education

1997 - 2003 Biology study, Technical University of Munich, Dipl. Biol. (Master of Science equivalent)

Scientific Degrees

2014 Habilitation in Molecular Medicine, Medical Faculty, Technical University of Munich
2008 Dissertation in Biology, Technical University of Munich, Dr. rer. nat. (PhD equivalent)

Professional Experience

Since 2017 Full Professor (W3) for Experimental Neuropathology, Medical Center - University of Freiburg
2012 - 2017 Independent Research Group Leader, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technical University of Munich
2008 - 2012 Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Biochemistry, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

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

~ Reviewer (Journals, ad hoc): Immunity, Nature Immunology, Nature Communications, Cell Reports, and others
~ Immunobiology DFG (Germany), Welcome Trust (GB), ANR (France), ETH-Zurich (Switzerland)
Since 2018 Faculty Member of the International Max Planck Research School for Immunobiology, Epigenetics, and Metabolism (OMPRS-IEM), Freiburg
Since 2015 Co-Organizer of the annual Autumn School Current Concepts in Immunology of the German Society for Immunology (DGfI)
2014 ERC Starting Grant
2012 - 2016 Section Editor for the Journal Immunobiology for Signal Transduction and Innate Immunity (Elsevier)
2012 Independent Junior Research Group funding within the Bavarian Research Network for Molecular Biosystems (BioSysNet)
2009 EMBO long-term fellowship
2009 Robert-Koch Post-doctoral award in Immunology, Robert Koch Foundation
2006 Young Scientist Award of the German Society for Haematology and Oncology (DGHO)