Reinhard Köster

Reinhard Köster
Photo credit: Reinhard Köster/TU Braunschweig

TU Braunschweig
Zoological Institute
Zelluläre und Molekulare Neurobiologie
Spielmannstraße 7
38106 Braunschweig
Germany

Tel: +49 531 391 3230
Fax: +49 531 391 8178
Email: r.koester[at]tu-bs.de

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Professional Experience/Education

2020-2021: President of the Gesellschaft für Genetik

since 2019: Vice dean of the Life Science Faculty, TU Braunschweig

2017-2019: Dean of the Life Science Faculty, TU Braunschweig

since 2013: Full Professor of Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, Zoological Institute, TU Braunschweig

2010-2013: Professor of Cell Biology and Cell Physiology, Zoological Institute, TU Braunschweig

2008-2010: Malik MZSG Master of Management, Malik Management Zentrum St. Gallen

2003-2010: Independent Groupleader of Zebrafish Neuroimaging Group, Helmholtz Zentrum München, Institute of Developmental Genetics

1998-2003: Postdoctoral Scholar (Laboratory of Prof. Dr. Scott E. Fraser), California Institute of Technology, Biological Imaging Center, Pasadena, USA

1995-1998: PhD Student (Laboratory of Prof. Dr. Jochen Wittbrodt), Max-Planck-Institute of Biophysical Chemistry, Göttingen

1989-1994: Studies in Chemistry, Julius-Maximilians-University of Würzburg and Physiological Chemistry

 

Awards and Fellowships

2015: Vice President of German Genetics Society

2014: Ars Legendi Fakultätenpreis für exzellente Hochschullehre

2014: Bildungspreis der Allianz für die Region

2012: Member of Scientific Advisory Board of the German Genetics Society

2008: Young Investigator of European Network of Neuroscience Institutes (ENI-Net)

2003: BioFuture-Award of German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

1999: Best PhD Award of German Society of Developmental Biology (GfE)

1999-2001: Human Frontier Science Program Organization (HFSPO), Postdoctoral Fellowship

1998-1999: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, Postdoctoral Fellowship

1996-1998: Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds, Ph.D. Fellowhship

1990-1994: Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes, Undergraduate and Graduate Student Fellowship


Exhibition of Scientific Art

2011: Scientific Art Exhibition "Bilder des Gehirns", Haus der Wissenschaft, TU Braunschweig

2009: Scientific Art Exhibition "Wunderkammer Wissenschaft", Helmholtz Gemeinschaft

2003: Scientific Art Exhibition: Genomic Issue(s), Art Gallery of the Graduate Center of the City University of New York

2003: Scientific Art Exhibition: photoGenesis: Opus2, St. Barbara Museum of Art

Genes & Associates

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