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Guenter Schwarz

Dr. Guenter Schwarz
Professor for Biochemistry
University of Cologne

CV

Since 2009

Full (W3) Professor for Biochemistry, University of Cologne

2008

Call for a position as Full (W3) Professor for Clinical Chemistry, Medical School, University of Marburg

2008

Call for a position as Full (W3) Professor for Biochemistry, University of Bayreuth

2005-2008

Associate (W2) Professor for Biochemistry, University of Cologne

2003

Habilitation in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

2001-2005

Group leader, Technical University of Braunschweig (R. R. Mendel)

2000-2001

Postdoctoral Fellow, State University of New York at Stony Brook, USA (H. Schindelin)

1998-2000

Postdoctoral Fellow, Technical University of Braunschweig (R. R. Mendel)

1995-1998

Graduate student, Technical University of Braunschweig (R. R. Mendel)

1992-1995

Biology, Technical University of Braunschweig, Germany

1990-1992

Biology, József-Attila-University of Szeged, Hungary

Awards/Professional Duties

Since 2015

Vice Dean (Study and Teaching) of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, University of Cologne

Since 2014

Co-Chair International Graduate Program in Molecular Medicine

2014-2015

Vice Dean (Research) of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, University of Cologne

Since 2013

Head of Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry Examination Board

Since 2011

Vice Chair of the Center of Molecular Medicine Cologne

2010

Innovation Award of the State North Rhine Westphalia for the development of a therapy to treat Molybdenum Cofactor deficiency

2009

Horst-Bickel-Award for the development of novel therapies in the field of inborn errors in metabolism given by Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Pediatrische Stoffwechselstörung

2005

Max-von-Laue-Preis for structural biology given by the German Society of Crystallography

2004

Klee-Preis (Innovationspreis)

2003

Novartis-Preis for therapy-related pharamacological research given by the German society of pharmacology and toxicology

2000-2001

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship by the DAAD

2000

Heinrich Buessing-Preis for PhD Thesis

1999

Young Investigator Award of the International Society of Pterinology

1995

Buerger-Preis of Braunschweig in Life Sciences for Diploma thesis