Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne

Prof. Dr. med. Dr. rer. nat. Dr. h.c. Wilhelm Stoffel - Curriculum Vitae

Education and professional career

1967 - 1995: Professor of Biochemistry, Director of the Institute of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Cologne
1964: Visiting Professor Rockefeller University New York
1962: University lectureship (Habilitation), University of Cologne
1961 - 1962: Research Associate, Biochemistry, University of Cologne
1959 - 1961: Postdoctoral Fellowship, Biochemistry, ETH Zurich
1959: Ph.D. Chemistry, Rockefeller University New York and University of Cologne
1957 - 1959: Research associate, The Rockefeller University, New York
1957: Diploma, Institute of  Organic Chemistry, University of Bonn and Stockholm
1953 - 1957: Chemistry, University of Bonn
1952: M. D. degree, Institute of Biochemistry, university of Cologne
1951: Research fellow: Inst. of Biochemistry, University of Uppsala,        
1947 - 1952: Medicine, University of Cologne
1938 - 1947: Staatlisches  Apostel - Gymnasium, Cologne

Awards, distinctions and professional activities

1998: International Prize for Translational Neuoscience, Max Planck Society
1994: Fogarthy International Scholar
1993 - 1997: Member of the German-American Academic Council
1993 - 1996: Founder and Acting chairman of the First German Interdisciplinary Center of Molecular Medicine (ZMMK, CMMC)
1993: Max-Planck-Forschungspreis
1990: Ernst Jung Preis für Medizin
1984: Rheinisch-Westfälische Akademie der Wissenschaften
1981 - 1983: Gesellschaft für Biologische Chemie, President
1981: Founder of the First Graduate College under the auspices of the Fritz-Thyssen Foundation
1981: Preis der Therapiewoche
1980 - 2002: Scientific Advisory Board Fritz-Thyssen Foundation
1980: European Molecular Biology Organization
1978: Otto Warburg Medal, Gesellschaft für Biochemie und Molekularbiologie
1978: Feldberg Prize, Feldberg Foundation, London
1968: Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina
1965: Heinrich-Wieland-Preis

Publications

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