Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Jakob Franke

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

FOCAL POINTS IN RESEARCH AND TEACHING

  • Elucidation of plant biosynthetic pathways
  • Metabolic Engineering

CURRICULUM VITAE

  • Career
    since 01/2020W2 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
    2019DFG Emmy Noether Fellowship
    2019Material 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