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Prof. Dr.

Ralf Bartenschlager

Project: A02

Academic Education and University Degrees
1999
Habilitation in Virology, University of Mainz, Germany; mentor: Prof. Dr. Matthias J. Reddehase
1987 - 1990
Ph.D. thesis, Molecular Biology, Center for Molecular Biology, Heidelberg, Germany, (Grade: summa cum laude) supervised by Prof. Dr. Heinz Schaller
1986 - 1987
Diploma work, Biology, Center for Molecular Biology, Heidelberg, Germany, supervised by Prof. Dr. Heinz Schaller
1981 - 1987
Study of Biology at Heidelberg University, Germany

Professional Career
Since 2014
Head of the Division “Virus-induced carcinogenesis”, German Cancer Research Center Heidelberg, Germany
Since 2002
Full professor (C4) for “Molecular Virology”, Heidelberg University, Germany
2000 - 2002
Full Professor for “Molecular Virology” (C3), Institute for Virology,University of Mainz, Germany
1999 - 2000
Associate professor at the Institute for Virology, University of Mainz, Germany
1994 - 1999
Independent group leader at the Institute for Virology, University of Mainz, Germany
1991 - 1993
Postdoc and leader of the HCV program “Central research Unit”, Hoffmann-LaRoche AG Basel, Switzerland
Address
Department of Infectious Deseases, Molecular Virology
Medical Faculty, Heidelberg University
Im Neuenheimer Feld 345
69120 Heidelberg
eMail
ralf.bartenschlager@med.uni-heidelberg.de
Awards and Appointments
2016
Lasker-Award
2016
European Virology Award
2015
Robert-Koch Prize
Since 2014
Coordinator Research Program “Infection and Cancer” at the DKFZ, Heidelberg
Since 2013
Co-coordinator DZIF-TTU Hepatitis
2013
Member of the Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina
2013
Lautenschläger Research Prize
2009-2015
Speaker DFG Research Unit 1202 “Mechanisms of persistence of hepatotropic viruses”
Since 2008
Member, DFG Fachkollegium 204 (Microbiology, Virology and Immunology)
2008
Behring Lecture
Since 2007
Steering committee member of the Cluster of Excellence ‘CellNetworks’
2006
Aschoff Medal from the Medical Society Freiburg
2002
William Prusoff Young Investigator Award from the International Society for Antiviral Research
2001
Löffler-Frosch Preis of the Society for Virology
2000
Robert Koch Förderpreis of the Bergstadt Clausthal-Zellerfeld
1990
Award for the best PhD thesis from the Society for Molecular Biological Research Heidelberg