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Prof. Biel


Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Martin Biel


Curriculum Vitae

Advanced Professional Degrees

  • 2009-2011 Dean, Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmacy, LMU
  • 2007-2009 Vice Dean, Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmacy, LMU
  • 2004-2006 Director, Department of Pharmacy, LMU
  • since 1999 Professor and Chair of Pharmacology, Department of Pharmacy, LMU
  • 1997 Offer for a Professorship for Pharmacology at the FU Berlin; declined

Postdoctoral Training

  • 1996-1999 “Privatdozent” (equivalent to Assistant professorship) at the Institute of Pharmacology and     Toxicology, Technical University of Munich
  • 1996 ‘Venia legendi’ in Pharmacology and Toxicology (Medical Faculty, Technical University of Munich)
  • 1991-1996 Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology,Technical University of Munich

Academic Education

  • 1990 Dr. rer. nat., Saarland University
  • 1988-1990 Graduate research at the Institute of Physiological Chemistry(Mentor: Prof. Dr. Franz Hofmann), Saarland University, Homburg
  • 1983-1988 Study of Pharmacy, Saarland University, Saarbrücken

Honours, Awards, Stipends, and Other Pieces of Evidence of Qualification

  • 2014 Member of the Bavarian Academy of Sciences
  • 2013 Member of the National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina
  • 2013 Feldberg Foundation Prize
  • 2007 and 2011 Phoenix Pharmazie Wissenschaftspreis
  • 2004 Honorary Professorship, Fudan University, Shanghai, PR China
  • 1997 Fritz-Winter-Preis
  • 1994 Heinz Maier Leibnitz Forschungsförderungspreis

Professional Activities, Memberships

  • since 2011 Member of the Munich Center for Neurosciences (MCN)
  • since 2010 Board Member of the Collaborative Research Center 870
  • since 2009 Member of the Life Science School Munich (LSM)
  • since 2006 Principal Investigator, German National Cluster of Excellence CIPS-M (Center for Integrated Protein Science Munich)
  • 2005-2007 Board Member of the Collaborative Research Center 391

Editorial Boards

  • Frontiers in Pharmacology of Ion Channel and Channelopathies
  • Medizinische Monatsschrift für Pharmazeuten
  • The Journal of Biological Chemistry (2004-2008)