Dr. Jakob Franke

Dr. Jakob Franke
Address
Schneiderberg 38
30167 Hannover
Building
Room
324
Dr. Jakob Franke
Address
Schneiderberg 38
30167 Hannover
Building
Room
324

MAIN FOCUS IN TEACHING AND RESEARCH

  • Elucidation of plant biosynthetic pathways
  • Metabolic Engineering

CURRICULUM VITAE

  • Career history
    since 12/2017

    Junior Research Group Leader with Prof. Russell Cox, Leibniz University, Hannover, Germany

    12/2015 - 11/2017 Postdoc with Prof. Sarah O'Connor, John Innes Centre, Norwich, UK
  • Education
    10/2011 - 11/2015  

    PhD thesis with Prof. Christian Hertweck, Hans Knoell Institute, Jena, Germany

    03/2011 - 09/2011

    Master thesis with Prof. Christian Hertweck, Hans Knoell Institute, Jena, Germany

    10/2009 - 09/2011 M.Sc. Chemistry, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    03/2009 - 07/2009 Bachelor thesis with Prof. Peter Spiteller, Technical University, Munich, Germany
    10/2006 - 09/2009 B.Sc. Biochemistry, Technical University, Munich, Germany
  • Honours
    2017 Royal Society of Chemistry Poster Award, Directing Biosynthesis V, University of Warwick, UK
    2016 PhD award, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
    2015 DFG Post-doctoral Research Fellowship
  • Memberships
    GDCh

    German Chemical Society

    VBio Association for Biology, Bioscience, and Biomedicine
    DBG German Society for Plant Sciences