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Curriculum Vitae

Prof. Dr. Katja Sträßer


Academic positions
2014 - present Full Professor at the Institute of Biochemistry, Justus Liebig University Gießen, Germany
2003 - 2014 Independent Group Leader at the Gene Center and the Department of Biochemistry, University of Munich, Germany
2001 - 2002 Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Heidelberg
1998 - 2001 Predoctoral Fellow, University of Heidelberg
1997 Research Student, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, San Diego, CA, USA
1996 “ERASMUS” Research Student, University of Geneva, Switzerland
1995 Research Student, Max-Planck-Institute of Biochemistry, Martinsried, Germany
Professional experience
Jan - Apr 2020 Sabbatical at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
2001 Dr. rer. nat. (summa cum laude), University of Heidelberg, Germany
1998 Diploma in Biotechnology, University of Braunschweig, Germany
Awards & honors
2020 Election to EMBO membership
2018 ERC Consolidator Grant
2010 Member of the Young Center of Advanced Studies (CASY), LMU, Germany
2009 Europe-Medal, Bavaria, Germany
2009 „Therese von Bayern-Preis“, LMU
2008 ERC Starting Grant
2007 “Habilitation” Award of the Dr. Klaus Römer-Stiftung, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, LMU
2004 EMBO Young Investigator Award
2002  BYK-Gulden Promotionspreis of the GBM (Gesellschaft für Biochemie und Molekularbiologie e.V.) for Ph.D. thesis