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Christoph Thiele



Principal Investigator
Project Z02
Life and Medical Sciences Institute (LIMES)
Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences
University of Bonn


Education and Degrees

1994 Doctorate, Biochemistry, University Frankfurt am Main, Prof. Falk Fahrenholz

1985-1991 Studies of Chemistry, Diploma, University of Freiburg

Scientific Career

2009-present W3 Professor, Biochemistry and Cell Biology of Lipids, Life and Medical Sciences (LIMES) Institute, University of Bonn

2001-2009 Group leader, Max Planck Institute of Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden

2000 Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Membrane Biology, Amsterdam University Hospital

1994-1999 Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Neurobiology, University of Heidelberg

Honors and Awards

2018-present Member of the Senate of the University of Bonn

2012-present Member, Cluster of Excellence “ImmunoSensation/ImmunoSensation2", University of Bonn

2011-2017 Head of the Life and Medical Sciences (LIMES) Department (‘Fachgruppe Molekulare Biomedizin’), University of Bonn

2010-2017 Site Coordinator Bonn, DFG CRC/TRR83 “Molecular Architecture and Cellular Functionsof Lipid/Protein Assemblies”, University of Heidelberg, University of Bonn, and TU Dresden

2009-2013 Speaker, NRW Research School Chemical Biology