Prof. Dr. Sonja Hofer

Biozentrum
University of Basel
Klingelbergstrasse 50 / 70
CH - 4056 Basel
Biozentrum, Room 605.2 Phone: +41 61 207 17 65
Email: sonja.hofer-at-unibas.ch
Curriculum Vitae

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Biozentrum, Room 608
Phone: +41 61 207 21 91
Fax: +41 61 207 21 89
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Research group Sonja Hofer

CV of Prof. Sonja Hofer

Nationality

German
     
Positions: Since 2013 Assistant Professor in Neuroscience at the Biozentrum, University of Basel, Switzerland
  2011 – 2013 Wellcome Trust Research Career Development Fellow, University College London, UK
  2007 – 2011 Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University College London, UK
  2006 – 2007 Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Max-Planck-Institute of Neurobiology, Department of Cellular and Systems Neurobiology, Munich-Martinsried, Germany
     
Education: 2002 – 2006 PhD in Neurobiology, Max-Planck-Institute of Neurobiology, Munich-Martinsried, Germany (Supervisors: Tobias Bonhoeffer and Mark Hübener)
  2002 Diploma in Biology, Technical University Munich, Germany
     
Selected Awards & Honors: 2013 ERC Starting Grant
2013 Eric Kandel Young Neuroscientists Prize, Hertie Foundation
  2011 Wellcome Beit Prize
  2011 Wellcome Trust Research Career Development Fellowship
  2010 University College London Excellence Fellowship
  2008 EMBO long-term postdoctoral fellowship
  2007 Feodor Lynen research fellowship, Humboldt Foundation
  2007 Otto-Hahn Medal of the Max Planck Society