Dr. Lawrenz, Maria (1980)
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"

Dr. Tal-Gutelmacher, Ervin

Dr. Di Ventura, Barbara

Prof. Wierenga, Corette (1972)
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

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 - 3/2017: Professor "Spezielle metallische Werkstoffe", Otto-von-Guericke-University, Magdeburg
4/2017 - present: Professor "Werkstoffmechanik von Energiewerkstoffen", RWTH Aachen und group leader "Werkstoffmechanik", Research Center Jülich

Dr. Mensah, Amewu
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

Prof. Knudsen, Kirsten
MSc Astronomy (2000)
PhD (2004), Leiden Observatory, Leiden University, Netherland
2004 - 2007: Postdoctoral fellow, Max Planck Institute of Astronomy, Heidelberg
2007 - 2009: Postdoctoral fellow, University Bonn
2009 - 2011: Akademische Rätin, University of Bonn
2001 - 2014: Assistant Professor, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
2014 - 2018: Associate Professor, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
2018 - present: Professor, , Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden

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 Postdoctoral fellow, lab of Sabine Ludwigs, University of Stuttgart
2017 - present: Junior Professor for Colloidal Systems, University of Bayreuth

Dr. Stolle, Claudia

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

Dr. Cavalcanti-Adam, Ada
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 - 2006: Postdoctoral fellow, Dept. for Biophysical Chemistry, University of Heidelberg
2006 - 2011: Project leader, Max Planck Institute for Metals Research Stuttgart
2011 - 2016: Habilitandin in Biophysical Chemistry, University of Heidelberg and Group leader Max-Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems Stuttgart
2018: Visiting Scientist, Instituto FIRC di Oncologia Molecolare (FOM), Milan, Italy
2016 - present: Privatdozentin, Faculty of Chemistry and Faculty of Biosciences (Molecular Biotechnology), Heidelberg University
2016 - present: Research group leader, Institute of Physical Chemistry, Heidelberg University
2013 - present: Tenured position as Head of Central Scientific Facility “Biomaterials- Molecular Biology”, MPI for Medical Research, Heidelberg

Staun (née 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. Hucklenbruch-Rother, Eva (1976)
Molekulare Medizin
MD (2006), Universität Freiburg
PhD (2012), Universität zu Köln
Thesis: “Metabolic Effects of Diphtheria Toxin-induced Ablation of Hypothalamic Feeding Neurons.”
2005 - 2012: Center for Genetics, University of Cologne
2009 - present: Habilitation, Universität zu Köln