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Curriculum Vitae Prof. Dr. Marcus Krüger

Academic education  

  • 1998–2002: Graduate studies in Chemistry, University of Halle-Wittenberg (Dissertation) 
  • 1991–1997: Studies in Chemistry and Biology, Technical University, Braunschweig

Scientific degree

  • 2002: PhD in Chemistry, University of Halle-Wittenberg,
    Mentor: Prof. Dr. T. Braun

Professional experience since

  • 2014: Full Professor, Institute for Genetics/Cluster of Excellence on Cellular Stress Responses in Aging-Associated Diseases (CECAD), University of Cologne
  • 2008–2014: Group Leader, Max-Planck-Institute for Heart and Lung Research, Bad Nauheim, Germany
  • 2005–2007: Postdoctoral Scientist, Max-Planck-Institute of Biochemistry, Department of Proteomics and Signal Transduction, Martinsried, Germany
  • 2004–2005: Postdoctoral Scientist at the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
  • 2002–2004: Postdoctoral Scientist at the Institute of Physiological Chemistry, Martin-Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Halle

Service to scientific community and honours

  • 2004–2006: Long-term Fellowship of the European Molecular Biology Organisation (EMBO)
  • 2003: Dorothea Erxleben Award, Martin-Luther University Halle-Wittenberg (Awarded for the best doctoral dissertation of the year)
Prof. Dr. Marcus Krüger