Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Alvaro Rada-Iglesias - Curriculum Vitae

Education and professional career

since 2013: Junior Group Leader, Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne (CMMC), University of Cologne (Germany).
2009 - 2013: Postdoctoral  fellow at Joanna Wysocka’s lab, Department of Chemical and Systems Biology, Stanford University (USA).
2008 - 2009: Researcher at Jan Komorowski´s lab, Linnaeus Centre for Bioinformatics, Uppsala University (Sweden).
2002 - 2007: PhD student, Rudbeck Laboratory, Uppsala University, Sweden
1997-2001: M.Sc. in Biology. Leon University (Spain)

Awards, distinctions and professional activities

since 2013: Reviewer for the following international journals: Cell, Cell Stem Cell, Molecular Cell, Nature Genetics, Trends in Molecular Medicine, PNAS, PlOS Genetics, PlOS One, Genome Research, Cell Death and Differentiation, Journal of Cell Biology
2017: Evaluation committee of “Ramon y Cajal” funding programme, Spain.
2017: Scientific reviewer for the “ERC Starting Grants” funding programme.
2016: Scientific reviewer for the Wellcome Trust (UK)
2016: Scientific reviewer for the United States-Israel Binational Science Foundation (BSF)
2016: Evaluation committee of “Juan de la Cierva” funding programme
since 2015: Scientific advisor of the French National Research Agency’s (ANR)
since 2015: Scientific advisor of the Spanish National Evaluation and Foresight Agency   (ANEP), Spanish ministry of Econcomy and Competitiveness
2012: Siebel Scholar award
2011: Forbeck Research Foundation Scholar award
2009: EMBO long-term fellowship
2001: University of Leon award as best academic curriculum at Faculty of Biological Science


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