Curriculum vitae

1991 - 1993 Diploma work in the lab of Prof. Dr. E.W. Weiler, Ruhr-Universität-Bochum.
1993 – 1996 PhD thesis in the lab of Prof. Dr. Dr. W.-H. Kunau at the Institut für Physiologische Chemie, Ruhr University Bochum.
1996 - 1998 Postdoctoral position in the lab of Prof. Dr. Dr. W.-H. Kunau.
1998 – 2000 Postdoctoral position in the lab of Prof. Dr. S.D. Emr, Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Division of Cellular & Molecular Medicine, University of California San Diego, USA.
2000 - 2004 Assistant professor (Habilitation) at the Institute for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Freiburg.
2001 - 2006 Group leader in the SFB388 "Zelluläre Funktionen dynamischer Proteinwechselwirkungen".
2003 Habilitation for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the Medical Faculty, University of Freiburg.
2004 Research Award of the University of Freiburg
2005 Young Investigator Award of the GBM and Schering Stiftung
since 2007 Head of the Department of Cellular Biochemistry (formerly Biochemistry II) of the University of Göttingen
since 2010 Associated research group of the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry
Other activities  
since 2008 Associate Member of the European Neuroscience Institute (ENI)
2009 Guest Editor, Curr. Opin. Cell Biol. Issue "Membranes and Organelles"
since 2009 Speaker of the Study Section "Molecular Cell Biology" of the Gesellschaft für Biochemie und Molekularbiologie (GBM)
2010 Guest Editor, Special Issue Biochim. Biophys. Acta. "Molecular Chaperones and Intercellular Protein Transport"
since 2010 Editorial Board "Biological Chemistry"
since 2010 Faculty of 1000, Faculty Member "Structural Biology/Membrane Proteins & Energy Transduction"