i am trained as a Molecular Biologist and received my ph.d. (Genomics in alzheimer´s disease) from heidelberg University in germany. until recently, i was employed as an Assistant Professor at University mayor in santiago de chile where i gave lectures for ph.d. students about functional Genomics/Proteomics and did Research about Genomics in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (als). acted as referee for the peer-reviewed journals plos one, current Proteomics and listed as a Reviewer for the journals the neuroscientist (yale University), brain and others. i am experienced in the entire publication process from writing manuscripts until their acceptance by scientific journals. recently, i have won two grants for Research projects. i was awarded the first poster prize from the German society of neurogenetics, directed a team of two technicians and one chemical Engineer in Cell Culture, In Vitro analyses, Gene expression profiling, supervised master theses. my core competencies are: molecular biology, next generation sequencing (ngs), Gene expression profiling, DNA-chips, Genomics, real-time PCR, classical pcr, RNA interference, Proteomics, Mass Spectrometry, peptide sequencing, Signal Transduction, cytotoxicity Assays, computational Data Analysis, Neuroscience, tumor biology, Immunofluorescence Microscopy, cloning, Protein Biochemistry, Cell Culture, primary neurons, astrocytes, human adult Stem Cells; designing and developing wet-Lab protocols; establishing cell-based drug Testing, isoform detection by pcr. i speak German and English fluently (intermediate level in spanish, basics in French) and i am willing to relocate and to travel.
Looking for a new job challengeEurope
Since April 2016
Ph.D. in Molecular Biology, Genomics, Alzheimer's disease from University of Heidelberg, Germany in 2008
Diploma in Human Biology (Molecular Biology) from Philipps-Universität Marburg in 2001
Medical-Technical Laboratory Assistant in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Clinical Chemistry from University Clinic, Mannheim, Germany in 1994
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