Dr. rer. nat. Robert J. Kittel
Leipzig University
Faculty of Life Sciences, Institute of Biology
Dept. of Animal Physiology
Talstraße 33
04103 Leipzig

P: +49 (931) 31-86046
E: kittel@uni-leipzig.de
H: www.kittel-lab.com


Professional career

Since 2018 Full Professor of Biology at the Faculty of Life Sciences, Leipzig University
2014-2018 Akademischer Rat / Group Leader at the Department of Physiology (Chair: Prof. M. Heckmann), University of Würzburg
2009-2014 Emmy Noether Group Leader at the Department of Physiology (Chair: Prof. M. Heckmann), University of Würzburg
2008-2009 Postdoctoral fellow at the at the Carl-Ludwig Institute of Physiology, (Chair: Prof. J. Eilers),Leipzig University
2006-2007 Postdoctoral fellow at the Institute of Clinical Neurobiology (Chair: Prof. M. Sendtner), University of Würzburg

Scientific certificates

2009 Dr. rer. nat. – Biology, University of Göttingen
2002 B. Sc. – Bachelor of Science

Academic training

2002 – 2006 Graduate studies, European Neuroscience Institute (ENI), Göttingen
1998 – 2002 Undergraduate studies in Neurosciences, University of Glasgow, Bachelor of Science

Scientific activities, honors, awards

Since 2015    Editorial board member of Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience
2015 Scientific Reviewer for the French National Research Agency (ANR)
2014 Committee member of ‘The Active Zone Meeting’, Würzburg
2014 Co-organizer of the conference ‘Channelrhodopsin et al.’, Würzburg
2014 Scientific Reviewer for HFSP Program Grant
2009-2015 Emmy Noether Program of the German Research Council (DFG)
2008 formel.1 Program of the Medical Faculty, University of Leipzig