Research Group Niessing

Dierk Niessing

  • 12/2018: Care-for-Rare Science Award (shared with Dr. Tobias Hirsch)

  • Since 10/2017: Full Professor and Head of the Institute for Pharmaceutical Biotechnology at the Ulm University

  • Since 09/2016: Advisory committee member of patient registry for the PURA syndrome

  • Since 01/2016: Speaker of DFG Research Unit FOR2333

  • 2016-2017: Elected Member of the
    Center for Advanced Studies (CAS) LMU

  • 2015-2017: W2-Professor at the Medical Faculty of the LMU
  • 2013: Habilitation in "Biochemistry" at the LMU
  • Since 2010: Deputy Director of the
    Institute of Structural Biology
  • 2009: Tenure at the Helmholtz Zentrum München
  • 2005-2009: Leader of Helmholtz-University-University
    Young Investigators Group

  • 2003-2005: Postdoctoral Fellow at SGX-Parmarceuticals, Inc.
    San Diego, USA (Structural Biology, Biophysics)

  • 2000-2002: Postdoctoral Fellow at The Rockefeller University
    New York, USA (Structural Biology, Biophysics)

  • 1996-2000: PhD at the Max-Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry
    Göttingen, Germany (Developmental Biology, Genetics)

  • 1990-1996: Studies at Faculty of Natural Sciences (Biology)
    Georgia Augusta University Göttingen, Germany