Marie-Luise Winz

Marie-Luise Winz - Summer 2020

2014 PhD in Biology, Heidelberg University, Hartmut Hoffman-Berling International Graduate School of Molecular and Cellular Biology (HBIGS)
2009 M.Sc. in Molecular Biotechnology, Heidelberg University
2006 B.Sc. in Molecular Biotechnology, Heidelberg University
Since 2020 Junior Professor Pharmaceutical / Medicinal Chemistry,
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
2015 – 2020 Postdoctoral Research Associate (EMBO Long-term Fellowship 2015-2017), University of Edinburgh
04 – 12/2014 Postdoctoral Researcher, Heidelberg University
Awards and Recognition
2016 ‘Förderpreis der Fachgruppe Biochemie’ , thesis prize of the Biochemistry Division of the Society of German Chemists (GDCh).
2015 EMBO Longterm Fellowship
2011 1 year HBIGS PhD Fellowship
Extracurricular Activities
2015 – 2020 Regular participation in Wellcome Centre for Cell Biology public engagement projects,including Life through a lens, Tattoo my Science, The RNA World (participation in conception, design, production and presentation of pieces for glass art exhibition. This exhibition was awarded one of the Top 10 Picks of the Fringe by The Sunday Times.).
2010 – 2016 Mentor in German CyberMentor online mentoring program for girls (~age 13+) interested in science, technology, engineering and mathematics
2013 – 2015 Volunteer translator of articles for Science in School (1 article/year).