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Lawrenz, Maria (1980)
Biology
Dipl. Ing. Biotechnology (2005), TU-Berlin
PhD studies at Max-Planck-Institute of Infection Biology, Berlin, Dept. Immunology, Group: Mucosal Immunology
Thesis: "Proteasome dependent signaling pathways in Inflammatory Bowel Disease"
website

Dr. Tal-Gutelmacher, Ervin (1974)
Material Science
MSc (2002)
PhD (2006), Department of Materials Engineering
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel
2007 - 2009: Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellow
2009 - present: Germany Minerva Research Fellow, Institute of Materials Physics, Georg-August University of Goettingen


Dr. Di Ventura, Barbara
MSc (2002), Thesis: "Modeling and identification of gene networks in the context of functional genomics: "Analysis of the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae cell cycle", University of Rome, "La Sapienza"
PhD Natural Sciences (2006), EMBL PhD program in Luis Serranos lab
Thesis: "Engineering a synthetic p53-Mdm2 network in budding yeast"
Postfoctoral fellow at Voctor Sourjik's lab (BIOMS fellow), Project: "Transcriptional regulation and cell cycle behavior of the min system of E. coli combining experiments and mathematical modeling", ZMBH, Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg


Prof. Wierenga, Corette
Neurobiology
MSc Physics (1996), Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
PhD (2002) in Neurobiology, lab of Wytse Wadman, University of Amsterdam
2002 - 2005: Postdoctoral fellow, Brandeis University, Waltham MA, USA, lab of Gina Turrigiano
2005 - 2011: Senior Postdoctoral fellow, Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology, Martinsried, lab of Tobias Bonhoeffer
2011 - 2015: Assistant Professor, Utrecht University
2015 - present: Associate Professor in Neurophysiology, Division of Cell Biology, Faculty of Science Utrecht University
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Prof. Krüger, Manja (1978)
Diplom Mechanical Engineering (2005), Otto-von-Guericke-University, Magdeburg
Thesis awarded with Ernst-Schiebold-Gedenkmuenze 2005 of the German Society of Non-destructive Testing
PhD (2010), Thesis: "Characterization of high temperature strength and oxidation resistant molybdenum alloys processed by powder metallurgy for elevated temperature application in the aerospace industry"
Awarded by "DGM Nachwuchspreis 2009", Deutsche Gesellschaft für Materialkunde e.V.
DFG Research Group 727 "Beyond Ni-base superalloys"
2010 - 2012: Postdoctoral fellow, Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg, project title: "Competence in Mobility", (funded by EC, Europäische Strukturfonds)
2012 - present: Professor, "Spezielle metallische Werkstoffe", Otto-von-Guericke-University, Magdeburg
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Dr. Mensah, Amewu
Chemie
Diplom Chemie (2005), Uni zu Köln
PhD (2010), Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Fakultät der Universität zu Köln
Thesis: "Water and Organic Nitrate Detection in an AMS: Laboratory Characterization and Application to Ambient Measurements"
2010 - present: Postdoctoral fellow, ETH Zürich,  Institut for Atmospheric and Climate Sciences, Group Atmospheric Physics, Prof. U. Lohmann


Knudsen, Kirsten



Kuzmenkina, Elza


Dr. Schenk, Anna (1984)
Materials Chemistry
MSc Chemistry (2007)
PhD (2011), Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces (Department of Biomaterials), Potsdam
Thesis: "On the Structure of Bio-Inspired Calcite-Polymer Hybrid Chrystals - Hierarchical Levels from the Micrometer- to the Angstorm-Scale"
2011 - 2013: Postdoctoral Research Assistant in the lab of Prof. Fiona Meldrum at the University of Leeds, UK
2013 - 2016 Senior Postfoctoral fellow, lab of Sabine Ludwigs, University of Stuttgart
2017 - present: Junior Professor for Colloidal Systems, University of Bayreuth


Dr. Stolle, Claudia
Aeronomy, Earth Magnetic Field
Diplom (2000), Toulouse, France
PhD (2005), University of Leipzig, Institute of Meteorology
Thesis: „Three-dimensional imaging of ionospheric electron density fields using GPS observations at the ground and onboard the CHAMP satellite“
2004 - 2010: Postdoctoral fellow, Helmholtz Centre Potsdam, German Research Centre for Geosciences GFZ
2010 - present, Technical University of Denmark, DTU Space
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Prof. Weber, Birgit (1977)
Inorganic Chemistry
Diplom Chemistry (2000)
PhD (2002), Friedrich-Schiller-University, Jena
Thesis: "A contribution to a deeper understanding of the nature of the ironnitrosyl bond in bioanalogue iron complexes"
2002 - 2003: Postdoctoral fellow, Friedrich-Schiller-University, Jena
2003 - 2009: Habilitation, Ludwig Maximilian University, München
2010 - present: Professorship, Inorganic Chemistry II, University of Bayreuth, Germany
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Dr. Cavalcanti-Adam, Ada
Biomaterials 
MSc (2001), University of Pennsylvania, USA
PhD (2005), University of Heidelberg
Thesis: "The control of cell adhesion and adhesion depentent events by nanotemplates regulating the spatial arrangement of integrin ligands"
2005 - 2007: Postdoctoral fellow, University of Heidelberg
2007 - present: Group leader, Max Planck Institute for Metals Research Stuttgart
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Ellsaesser, Lenka



Dr. Morgenstern, Anne (1978)
Geosciences, Periglacial Research
Diplom Geoecology (2005), Potsdam University Thesis: „GIS based analysis of the morphometry and spatial distribution of lakes in the Lena river delta, NE Siberia”
PhD (2012), Potsdam University
Thesis: "The Thermokarst and thermal erosion: Degradation of Siberian ice-rich permafrost".  


Dr. Rother, Eva
Humanmedizin, Genetik
MD (2006), Universität Freiburg
PhD (2009), Universität zu Köln
Thesis: "Neuroendokrine Kontrolle der Energiehomöostase"
2009 - present: Habilitation, Universität zu Köln