P4-5_Torsten SchönebergProf. Dr. med. Torsten Schöneberg
Leipzig University
Rudolf Schönheimer Institute of Biochemistry
Johannisallee 30
04103 Leipzig
P: +49 341 97-22151
E: schoberg@medizin.uni-leipzig.de
H: www.uni-leipzig.de/~biochem/


Professional career

2010 – 2013 Vice Dean (Research), Faculty of Medicine, Leipzig University
Since 2003 Full Professor and Chair for Biochemistry at the Medical Faculty, Leipzig University
2001-2003 Scientific Assistant at the Institute of Pharmacology, Medical Faculty, Freie Universität Berlin
1995-2001 Postdoc at the Institute of Pharmacology, Medical Faculty, Free University of Berlin
1994-1995 Postdoc at National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases, at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, U.S.A.
1992-1994 Resident (Arzt im Praktikum), Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical Faculty (Charité), Humboldt Universität zu Berlin

Scientific certificates

2001 Habilitation – Pharmacology and Toxicology, Freie Universität Berlin
1993 Dr. med. – Medical thesis, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin

Academic training

1986 – 1992 Medical School, Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-University of Greifswald

Scientific activities, honors, awards

2016 Co-Organiser, 8th International Adhesion-GPCR Workshop, Leipzig
Since 2013 Elected panel member of the DFG board Biochemistry
Head of the IGK „Obesity Mechanisms” (SFB 1052)
2009-2015 Speaker of the Research Group FOR 748 “Neuronal and glial P2 receptors; molecular basis and functional significance”
2009-2012 Head of the Integrated Research Training Group „Protein Science” (SFB 610)
2010 Congress president, 53th Symposium of the German Society of Endo-crinology
2008 – 2010 Executive board member of the German Society of Endocrinology
2002 Heisenberg-Stipendium, German Research Foundation
1997 Marius-Tausk-Award, German Society of Endocrinology