Prof. Dr. Thorsten Berg

 

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Address:                        University of Leipzig

Institute of Organic Chemistry
Johannisallee 29
04103 Leipzig
Germany

 


Tel.:                                 +49 (0)341 97-36527
E-mail:                            tberg[at]uni-leipzig.de

 

 

Professional experience and qualifications

Since 2009

Associate Professor (W2) for Organic Chemistry and Chemical Biology at the University of Leipzig.

2009

Appointment as “Private lecturer” at the Technical University of Munich. Venia legendi in Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry.

2003 - 2008

Habilitation at the Technical University of Munich, Germany, in Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry. Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Horst Kessler.

2001 - 2009

Junior Group Leader in the Department of Molecular Biology (Director: Prof. Dr. Axel Ullrich) at the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry in Martinsried, Germany.

1998 - 2001

Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the laboratory of Prof. Dr. Peter Vogt at the Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla, USA.

1997 - 1998

Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the laboratory of Prof. Dr. Kim Janda at the Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla, USA.

1993 – 1996

PhD thesis, Technical University of Aachen, Germany. Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Dieter Enders.

1987 - 1993

Studies of Chemistry at the University of Cologne. Thesis work carried out in the laboratory of Prof. E. Vogel.

Fellowships

1991 - 1993

German National Scholarship Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes)

1997 - 1998

12-month postdoctoral fellowship from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) (a 6-month fellowship was also approved by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, but not taken up)