Roland Beckmann

Dr. Roland Beckmann
Professor of Biochemistry
Gene Center and Department of Biochemistry
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

Born in Lucerne, Switzerland, February 13, 1965
Married to PD Dr. med. Marion Subklewe, 4 children

Education
1992-1995 Freie Universität Berlin  PhD (Dr. rer. nat.)
1992 Freie Universität Berlin Diploma in Biochemistry
1986-1992 Freie Universität Berlin Student of Biochemistry
Academic positions
2006-present Universität München LMU Professor of Biochemistry (W3)
2001-2006 Humboldt Universität Berlin Group leader VolkswagenStiftung
1995-2000 Rockefeller University, USA Postdoctoral fellow with G. Blobel
1992-1995 Freie Universität Berlin Predoctoral fellow with F. Hucho
Awards & Memberships
2010 Member of the German National Academy of Sciences (Leopoldina)
2010 Member of the European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO)
Services
Coordinator, DFG research grant network ‘Sonderforschungsbereich SFB594’ since 2008
Member, German National Cluster of Excellence “Protein Science” (CiPS-M) since 2006
Dean (‘Prüfungsaussschussvorsitzender’) of Master curriculum of Biochemistry since 2007
Referee for scientific journals, including Science, Nature, Cell etc.
Referee for major funding bodies including DFG etc.
Member, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Biochemie und Molekularbiologie since 2005