Research Groups


Members of the Molecular Membrane Biology Group

Prof. Dr. Robert Ernst

Professor & Group Leader
Phone +49 (69) 798-42524
Fax +49 (69) 798-763-42524
ernst(at)em.uni-frankfurt.de



 
Curriculum Vitae  
   
Research Experience  
   
2012 Juniorprofessor, Institute of Biochemistry, Biocenter, Goethe-University Frankfurt, Germany
2012 Emmy Noether Programm funded group leader, Institute of Biochemistry, Biocenter, Goethe-University Frankfurt, Germany
2010-2012 Postdoctoral Associate with Prof. Kai Simons, Max-Planck-Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden
2008-2010 Postdoctoral Fellow with Prof. Hidde L. Ploegh, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Cambridge, MA, USA
   
Education  
   
2002-2007 PhD in Biochemistry with Prof. Lutz Schmitt, Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf
1997-2002 Diploma in Human Biology, Phillips-University Marburg
   
Honors and Awards  
   
2012 Emmy Noether fellowship by the DFG
2008-2010 EMBO long-term fellowship
2007 PhD in Biochemistry, summa cum laude
2005-2008 Associate member of the EU funded research training network "Flippases"
2004 EMBO short term fellowship with Prof. Karl Kuchler
2003 EMBO short term fellowship with Prof. Gerrit van Meer
1999-2002 Fellowship, Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes
 
Research Interests
 
Protein homeostasis and degradation
Membrane quality control systems
Cell biology of lipids
Stephanie Ballweg

PhD Student
Phone +49 (69) 798-42523 (lab)
Phone +49 (69) 798-42525 (office)
st.ballweg(at)stud.uni-frankfurt.de

Dr. Harald Hofbauer

Postdoctoral Fellow
Phone +49 (69) 798-42523 (lab)
Phone +49 (69) 798-42525 (office)
hofbauer(at)em.uni-frankfurt.de

Kristina Pesek

PhD Student
Phone +49 (69) 798-42523 (lab)
Phone +49 (69) 798-42525 (office)
pesek(at)em.uni-frankfurt.de

Elena Wiederhold

Laboratory Manager
Phone +49 (69) 798-42523 (lab)
Phone +49 (69) 798-42525 (office)
wiederhold(at)em.uni-frankfurt.de