Univ.-Prof. Dr.rer.nat. Christoph Johannes Heinrich Rademacher

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Professorship for Molecular Drug Targeting at the Faculty of Life Sciences

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Curriculum Vitae: 

1999-2001 Apprenticeship as Biological-Technical Assistant, Rheinische Akademie e.V. Köln
2001-2004 BSc in Molecular Biotechnology, Universität zu Lübeck, Germany
2004 Best Bachelors degree in Molecular Biotechnology
2004-2006 MSc in Molecular Life Science, Universität zu Lübeck, Germany
2006 Best Masters degree in Molecular Life Science
2006-2009 PhD in Biophysical Chemistry (funded by the FCI), summa cum laude, Institute of Chemistry, Universität zu Lübeck, Germany
2008 PhD Work at CBER/FDA, Washington DC, USA
2009 Glycoaward, Verein zur Foerderung der Glycowissenschaften e.V., Hamburg
2009-2011 Postdoc (funded by the EMBO) The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, USA
2010 Professor-Otto-Roth-Preis from the Universität zu Lübeck
2011 Liebig Stipend of the Fonds der Chemischen Industrie
2012 Emmy Noether Fellwoship
2016 ERC Starting Grant
2011-2020 Group Leader, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam, Germany
since September 2020 Professor of Molecular Drug Targeting, Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Department of Microbiology, Immunobiology and Genetics, University of Vienna

Research areas:


* Targeted Delivery
* Drug Discovery
* Structural Biology
* Glycobiology
* Immunology 

"We are developing new ways to modulate the immune system, e.g. we see the application of our technologies in the development of new vaccines." (Christoph Rademacher)