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Brenda Schulman, Ph.D.
Director
Phone:+49 89 8578

MPI of Biochemistry, Am Klopferspitz 18, 82152 Martinsried

Molecular Machines and Signaling

Curriculum Vitae

EDUCATION

1985 – 1989   
  

Bachelor’s degree in Biology, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA

1993

Internship with Christopher M. Dobson, Oxford, UK

1989 – 1996

PhD in Biology, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA, USA.  Advisor: Peter S. Kim

1996 – 1998


Postdoctoral fellow, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Boston, MA, USA.
Advisor: Ed Harlow

1998 – 2001

Postdoctoral fellow, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York,NY, USA. Advisor: Nikola P. Pavletich

ACADEMIC POSITIONS

2001 – 2017

Faculty, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA

2005 – 2017 
   
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

2016


Director, Department of Molecular Macines and Signaling, Max-Planck-Institute of Biochemistry, Martinsried/Munich, Germany (secondary appointment)

Since 2017


Adjunct Faculty, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis,
TN, USA

Since 2017

Director and Scientific Member at the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry (primary appoinment)

AWARDS

2016        

Vallee Visiting Professorship Award

2014

Joseph Simone Endowed Chair in Basic Research, St. Jude

2014

MERIT Award, National Institute of General Medical Sciences

2014

National Academy of Sciences

2012

American Academy of Arts and Sciences

2011

Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin Award from The Protein Society

2005

Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

2004

Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers

2004

Beckman Young Investigator Award

2002

Pew Scholar in Biomedical Sciences

2000

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Special Fellow

1996

Life Sciences Research Foundation Fellow

1989

National Science Foundation Predoctoral Fellow

1989

McElroy Award from the Johns Hopkins University

1988

Phi Beta Kappa

 
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