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Veronika Lukacs-Kornek



Principal Investigator
Project 12
Institute of Experimental Immunology
Faculty of Medicine, University Hospital Bonn
University of Bonn


Education and Degrees

2007 Doctorate, Biology (Dr. rer. nat.), University of Bonn, Prof. Christian Kurts

2001 Doctorate, Human Medicine (Dr. med.), Semmelweis University of Medicine, Budapest, Hungary, Dr. Sara Toth

1995-2001 Studies of Human Medicine, Medical Doctor, Semmelweis University of Medicine, Budapest, Hungary

Scientific Career

2019-present W2 Professor, Institute of Experimental Immunology, University Hospital Bonn

2012-2018 W1 Junior Professor, Institute of Internal Medicine II, University of Saarland

2008-2012 Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Cancer Immunology and AIDS, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

2007-2008 Postdoctoral fellow, Institute of Molecular Medicine and Experimental Immunology, University of Bonn

Honors and Awards

2019-present Member, Cluster of Excellence “ImmunoSensation/ImmunoSensation2”, University of Bonn

2016 Young Investigator Award of the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL)

2014-present Editorial Board Member, World Journal of Hepatology, American Journal of Physiology, Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology, Frontiers in Immunology

2012 Sofja Kovalevskaja Award of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

2012 Trainee Award of the American Association of Immunologists (AAI)

2010-2011 Benacerraf Fellowship (Postdoctoral Fellowship) of the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

2002 Scholarship of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)