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Prof. Dr. Peter H. Seeburg

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Personal Data
Name: Peter H. Seeburg
Date of Birth: August 21, 1944
Place of Birth: Querfurt near Halle/Saale
Address: Centre for Molecular Biology, University of Heidelberg (ZMBH)
Im Neuenheimer Feld 282, 69120 Heidelberg


1964-1967 Studied Chemistry, University of Munich (LMU)
1967-1972 Studied Biochemistry, University of Tübingen
1972 Diploma in Biochemistry
1972-1975 Dissertation Project, Max Planck Institute for Virus Research, Tübingen
1975 Diploma in Genetics, University of Tübingen

Vocational Experience

1974-1975 Assistant to the Chair of Microbiology, University of Heidelberg
1975-1977 Research Assistant (Scholarship of the German Research Foundation), Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California, San Francisco, CA (UCSF)
1977-1978 Adjunct Assistant Professor in Medicine, UCSF
1978-1985 Senior Scientist, Genentech, San Francisco, CA
1985-1987 Staff Scientist, Genentech, San Francisco, CA
1987-1995 Full Professor, University of Heidelberg
1996 Director, Department of Molecular Neurobiology, MPI for Medical Research, Heidelberg


1988 Society for Neuroscience
- The Endocrine Society
- New York Academy of Sciences
1989 American Association for the Advancement of Science

Editorial Boards
- Current Opinion in Endocrinology & Diabetes
- Current Opinion in Neurobiology
- Journal of Neuroendocrinology
- Journal of Neuroscience
- Journal of Receptor Research
- Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience
- Molecular Endocrinology
- Molecular Psychiatry
- Neurobiology of Disease
- Neuropharmacology
- Receptors and Channels
- Trends in Neurosciences

Awards and Grants
1992 Ernst Schering Prize, Ernst Schering Research Foundation
- Von Humboldt Prize
- NEN Dupont Prize
- Beckurts Prize
1993 Feldberg Prize
1997 ECNP-Lilly Award
1997-2002 Bristol-Myers Squibb Unrestricted Grant Award in Neuroscience


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