Prof. Dr. Peter Scheiffele

Biozentrum
University of Basel
Klingelbergstrasse 50 / 70
CH - 4056 Basel
Biozentrum, Raum 276A Tel.: +41 61 207 21 94
E-Mail: peter.scheiffele-at-unibas.ch
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Administrative Assistent/in

Anja Streb
Biozentrum, Raum 210
Tel.: +41 61 207 21 81
Fax: +41 61 207 20 78
E-Mail: anja.streb-at-unibas.ch

Research group Peter Scheiffele

CV of Prof. Peter Scheiffele

Nationality

German
     
Positions: Since 2008 Ordinarius für Zellbiologie und Entwicklungsbiologie
Biozentrum der Universität Basel, Switzerland
  2001 – 2008 Assistant Professor
Department of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics
Center for Neurobiology and Behavior
Motor Neuron Center
Columbia University, New York, USA
     
Education: 1999 – 2001 Postdoctoral Research Fellow
University of California, Berkeley
and University of California, San Francisco
Supervisors Dr. Tito Serafini and Dr. Marc Tessier-Lavigne
  1994 – 1998 PhD Student
EMBL Heidelberg, Germany
Supervisor Dr. Kai Simons
Ph.D. thesis: “Mechanisms of apical membrane trafficking in polarized epithelial cells”
  1989 – 1994 B.Sc. Biochemistry
Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
Supervisor Dr. Erich Lanka
Diploma thesis: “Plant transformation by
Agrobacterium tumefaciens”
     
Selected Awards & Honors: 2014 Robert Bing Prize
2005 Simons Foundation Young Investigator Award
  2004 John Merck Scholar Award
  2003 Irma T. Hirschl Career Scientist Award
  2002 Searle Scholar Award
  2002 Klingenstein Fellowship in the Neurosciences
  2002 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow
  1999 Human Frontiers Science Program Long-Term Fellowship
     
Selected Memberships: Since 2009 Society for Neuroscience