Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Jakob Franke

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Jakob Franke
Address
Herrenhäuser Straße 2
30419 Hannover
Building
Room
153
Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Jakob Franke
Address
Herrenhäuser Straße 2
30419 Hannover
Building
Room
153
Positions
Executive Board
Professors
Professors
Section Biochemistry of Plant Specialised Metabolites

FOCUS IN RESEARCH AND TEACHING

  • Elucidation of plant biosynthetic pathways
  • Metabolic Engineering

CURRICULUM VITAE

  • Professional background

    since 01/2020
    W2 Tenure Track Professor
    for Biochemistry of Plant Specialised Metabolites, Leibniz University, Hannover, Germany

    since 10/2019
    Emmy Noether group leader, Leibniz University, Hannover, Germany

    12/2017 - 01/2020
    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

  • Awards

    2019
    DFG Emmy Noether Fellowshipg

    2019
    Material Cost Allowances of the Fonds der Chemischen Industrie (FCI)

    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