Curriculum Vitae


Prof. Dr. Barbara Saccà

Faculty of Biology
University of Duisburg-Essen

Professional Career
Since 04.2019 W2-professorship at the University of Duisburg-Essen
Since 04.2012 Group leader at the University of Duisburg-Essen
2009 - 2012 Principal Investigator at the Technische Universität Dortmund, Germany
2006 - 2009 Post Doc with C.M. Niemeyer, Technische Universität Dortmund, Germany
2004 - 2005 Post Doc with A. Bensimon, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
2003 - 2004 Post Doc with J.L. Mergny, Museum National d´Histoire Naturelle, Paris, France
2002 PhD examination, Technical University of Munich
1999 - 2002 Department of Bioorganic Chemistry, MPI of Biochemistry, Martinsried, Germany
1997 - 1998 Post-laurea, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Padova, Italy
1990 - 1997 Undergraduate studies in Chemistry at the University of Padova, Italy
Fellowships and Awards
2009 DFG grant for a temporary position as Principal Investigator
2005 Roux grant from the Institut Pasteur
2004 Post-doctoral fellowship from the ARC foundation for cancer research
2003 Yvette-Mayent grant from the Institut Curie, France
2002 PhD awarded with Summa cum Laude
1998 Debiopharm S.A. fellowship from the University of Padova, Italy
1997 Student scholarship from the University of Padova, Italy