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Date of Birth November 11, 1966

Position: Full Professor

Education

1987-1994

 

Medical Studies, University of Cologne 


Research Career

1994

 

Dr. med, Department of Physiology, University of Cologne

1994-1995

 

Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn

1995-2001

 

Research Associate, Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn

2001-2004

 

Heisenberg-Stipend of the DFG

2004

 

Job offer, Research Professorship at the University of Freiburg

2004

 

Job offer, Associate Professorship at the University of Pennsylvania

Since 2004

 

Professor of Experimental Epileptology at an endowed chair, University of Bonn

Since 2005

 

Parallel appointment at Life & Brain within the platform NeuroCognition

Sine 2011

W3 Professor of Experimental Epileptology, Uiversity of Bonn


Honours

1994

 

‘Summa cum laude’ for M.D. thesis work

1996

 

Young Investigator Award of the International League against Epilepsy

1999

 

International Michael Prize

2000

 

Alfred-Hauptmann Prize for Epilepsy Research

2001

 

Bennigsen-Foerder Prize 2001 of the Ministry of Education, NRW

2001

 

Heisenberg-Stipend of the German Research Foundation, DFG

2015

Cure Distinguished Lecturer, Boston, USA


Service to Scientific Community

2010- 2013

 

Founder and Chair, SciMed Doctoral College for Medical Students, University of Bonn, Germany

2012- 2013

 

Vice-President, German Epilepsy Society

2012- 2016

 

Chair, Bonn International Graduate School 'BIGS Neuroscience', University of Bonn, Germany

2013- 2015

 

President, German Epilepsy Society

Since 2012

 

Associate Editor, Journal of Neuroscience, Editor, Epilepsia

Since 2013

 

Speaker of the Collaborative Research Center SFB 1089 ‘Synaptic Micronetworks in Health and Disease’

Since 2015

 

Vice Chair, International Max Planck Research School IMPRS 'Brain and Behavior', Bonn, Germany and Jupiter, Florida.