matias hernandez

Membrane fusion between cells



Contact

Phone: +49 (231) 133-2366
Fax: +49 (231) 133-2399

       www.hernandez-lab.life

 

EDUCATION

 

2007– 2011

PhD in Biology, Georg-August University of Göttingen, Germany

 

 

Supervisor: Reinhard Jahn. Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Göttingen

 

2007– 2005

Honours Thesis and MSc in Chemistry, University of Sydney, Australia

 

 

Supervisor: Robert Gilbert

 

2002 – 2004

BSc in Molecular Biotechnology and Chemistry, University of Sydney, Australia

 

 

 

 

CURRENT POSITION

 

2016– now

Group Leader, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Physiology, Dortmund, Germany

 

 

 

 

PREVIOUS POSITIONS

 

2013 – 2015

Postdoctoral Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Biochemistry, Martinsried, Germany

 

 

Supervisor: Petra Schwille

 

2011 – 2013

Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Göttingen, Germany

 

 

Supervisor: Reinhard Jahn

FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS

2014 - 2015

Postdoctoral fellowship of the Peter und Traudl-Engelhorn Foundation

2013

Biochemical Journal Award awarded at Cell-Cell Fusion EMBO workshop, Israel

2012

Otto Hahn Medal of the Max Planck Society

2007 - 2011

PhD fellowship, National Commission for Technological and Scientific Research of Chile

2006

Australian Postgraduate Award (for MSc)

2006

Bruce Veness Chandler Scholarship in Chemistry

2005

University Medal (highest accolade at an Australian university)

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FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS

2014 - 2015

Postdoctoral fellowship of the Peter und Traudl-Engelhorn Foundation

2013

Biochemical Journal Award awarded at Cell-Cell Fusion EMBO workshop, Israel

2012

Otto Hahn Medal of the Max Planck Society

2007 - 2011

PhD fellowship, National Commission for Technological and Scientific Research of Chile

2006

Australian Postgraduate Award (for MSc)

2006

Bruce Veness Chandler Scholarship in Chemistry

2005

University Medal (highest accolade at an Australian university)

SUPERVISION OF GRADUATE STUDENTS

2014 - 2015

Martin Schappert, Technische Universität München, Master

2012 - 2013

Halenur Yavuz, George-August-Universität Göttingen, Doctoral (graduated Oct. 2014)

2011

Zohreh Farsi, International Max Planck Research School, Göttingen, Master

2010

Halenur Yavuz, International Max Planck Research School, Göttingen, Master

TEACHING ACTIVITIES

Beyond giving internal workshops and laboratory demonstrations, I have had no formal teaching duties. I will take part in different teaching modules at the local universities starting in the 2017 academic year.

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