Research group Tilman Schirmer
CV of Prof. Tilman Schirmer
Associate Professor. Structural investigations into porins, PTS transporters, hyaluronidase, antigen-antibody complexes, and response regulators of the c-di-GMP signal cascade. Teaching in Structural Biology (Bio4, Blockkurs, graduate teaching).
|1992 – 1997|
Junior group leader and habilitation. Membrane protein crystallography on non-specific porins and maltoporin; structure analysis of components of the bacterial mannose transporter; prediction of membrane protein topology, structure analysis of enzymes.
|1989 – 1992|
Research associate in the Department of Structural Biology of the Biozentrum (Prof. J.N. Jansonius); X-ray structural investigations on various aspartate amino transferase complexes, other pyridoxal phosphate dependent enzymes and on membrane proteins (porins from E.coli).
|1987 – 1988|
Post-doctoral fellow with Dr. P.R. Evans at the Laboratory of Molecular Biology, MRC, Cambridge, England; X-ray analysis of the inactive (T-state) form of the allosteric enzyme phosphofructokinase and elucidation of the regulatory mechanism.
|1982 – 1987|
Ph.D. student and post-doctoral fellow at the Max-Planck-Institut für Biochemie, Martinsried with Prof. R. Huber; Ph.D. thesis (1985): “X-ray structure analysis of the light-harvesting phycobiliprotein C-phycocyanin”.
|1978 – 1982|
Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich (Diploma in Physics)
|1977 – 1978|
Study of physics, University of Vienna
|1975 – 1977|
Study of physics, University of Konstanz
Otto-Hahn-Medaille by the Max-Planck-Gesellschaft
Longterm fellowship by the European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO)