Head of Department

Team members

Appointments of former lab members as associate and assistant professors:

• 2014: Victor Kuete, Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Dschang, Cameroon
• 2013: Else Dapat, Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, University of the Philippines, Padre Faura Street, Ermita, Manila, Philippines
• 2011: Serkan Sertel, Privatdozent (Habilitation), University of Heidelberg, Germany
• 2010: Hiroshi Nakagawa, Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Biological Chemistry, College of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Chubu University, Aichi, Japan
• 2009: Mahmoud Youns, Assistant Professor: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Helwan, Ain Helwan, Cairo, Egypt
• 2009: Badireenath Konkimalla, Assistant Professor, National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Bhubaneswar, India

Awards for former and current lab members:

• 2015: Rebecca Hamm: Boehringer Ingelheim Award for best PhD thesis
• 2014: Jonas Börtzler: Award of the Johannes-Gutenberg University Mainz for best Student Research project
• 2014: Chunlan Hong: Excellent Paper Award, Postraumatic Stress Conference, Hangzhou
• 2014: Benjamin Wiench, Boehringer Ingelheim Award for best PhD thesis
• 2014: Onat Kadioglu, Poster Award, 2nd Bahcesehir University Drug Design Symposium, Istanbul, Turkey
• 2013: Mohamed E. Saeed, Young Investigator Award, 15th Symposium of the Natural Products Research Network for Eastern and Central Africa (NAPRECA). Khartum, Sudan
• 2013: Onat Kadioglu. Poster Award, Bahcesehir University Drug Design Symposium. Istanbul, Turkey
• 2012: Victor Kuete, Alexander von Humbold fellowship
• 2012: Badireenath Konkimalla, Innovative Young Biotechnologist Award (IYBA), DBT, India
• 2012: Else Dapat, Poster Award, 34th Ann. Sci. Meeting, Natl. Acad. Sci. Technol., Philippines
• 2011: Thomas Efferth: Award of the Central European Society for Anticancer Drug research (CESAR) for translational research in the development of antitumoral agents
• 2010: Tolga Eichhorn, L.A.B. Award of GIT Publishing House and Fair, Leipzig, Germany