Career Advancement Groups

The recently implemented Career Advancement Program (CAP) has been specifically designed to support high-potential mid-career scientists of the Medical Faculty aiming for full professorships or equivalent leadership positions at non-university research institutions. The CMMC provides temporarily access to high-quality laboratory space in the CMMC Research Building, access to the research infrastructure and adminsitrative support as well as to aimed at enhancing their scientific expertise and professional skills base. The CMMC currently supports the following nine CAP-groups:

Paul Brinkkötter - Dept. II of Internal Medicine

Matthieu Clément-Ziza - CECAD Cologne

CAP 3 - Mechanisms of axonal injury in neuroinflammation

Helmar Lehmann - Dept. of Neurology

Christian Philipp Pallasch - Dept. I of Internal Medicine

Martin Peifer - Dept. of Translational Genomics

Stephan Rosenkranz - Dept. III of Internal Medicine

CAP 8 - Comprehensive host-cell based antibiotic drug discovery

Jan Rybniker - Dept. of Internal Medicine I / German Center for Infection Research (DZIF)

Roland Ullrich - Dept. I of Internal Medicine

Miguel A Alejandre Alcazar - Dept. of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine

CAP 11 - The Contribution of Myeloid Cells to Corneal Neovascular Disease

Deniz Hos - Dept. of Ophthalmology

CAP 12 - tba

Hans H Schlösser  - Dept. of General, Visceral and Cancer Surgery

CAP 13 - tba

Jan Herter - Dept. I of Internal Medicine