Prof. Dr. Anett Schallmey

Prof. Dr. Anett Schallmey

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Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Anett Schallmey


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Anett Schallmey

Curriculum vitae

Since 04/2020
Dean of biotechnology studies 

Since 10/2014
Professor for Biochemistry at the Institute for Biochemistry, Biotechnology and Bioinformatics, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany

Associate Professor for Biocatalysis at the Van ‘t Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS) of the University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Junior Professor for Biocatalysis funded by the Initiative for Excellence at the RWTH Aachen University, Institute of Biotechnology, RWTH Aachen University, Germany

Postdoctoral fellow in the group of Prof. Dr. Dick B. Janssen, Groningen Biomolecular Sciences and Biotechnology Institute, Biotransformation and Biocatalysis, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Topic: “Whole-cell biocatalyses using cytochrome P450 monooxygenases”

Doctoral studies in the group of Prof. Dr. Uwe T. Bornscheuer, Institute of Biochemistry, Dept. of Biotechnology & Enzyme Catalysis, University of Greifswald, Germany
Thesis: “Investigations into Baeyer-Villiger monooxygenases – applications in organic synthesis”, “summa cum laude”

Studies of Biochemistry at the University of Greifswald, Germany, Majors: biotechnology and genetics
Diploma thesis: “Preparation of optically active compounds via enzymatic kinetic resolution of esters using lipases and esterases”, “summa cum laude”

Scholarships and prizes

Dissertation prize from the University of Greifswald for the best PhD thesis of the Mathematics and Natural Sciences Faculty in 2007

Scholarship for doctoral studies from the German Academic Scholarship Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes)

Scholarship for doctoral studies from the Chemical Industry Fund (Fonds der Chemischen Industrie)

Scholarship for excellent studies from the German Academic Scholarship Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes)