Dr. Farnusch Kaschani

Curriculum vitae

Professional appointments

Since 2013
Group leader “Chemical Proteomics”, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany.

Head of Analytics Core Facility (ACE), University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany

2011 - 12
Lab-manager and Senior Postdoc in the group of Prof. Kaiser at the University of Duisburg-Essen. Responsible for proteomics and target identification as well as laboratory management.

2006 - 11
Senior Postdoc in the Plant Chemetics Lab of Dr. Renier van der Hoorn at the Max-Planck-Institute for Plant Breeding Research in Cologne.

Academic degrees

2001 - 05
PhD thesis at the Max-Planck-Institute for Plant Breeding Research in Cologne in the department of Prof. Heinz Saedler

1995 - 2000
Study of Chemistry at the  Julius Maximilians-Universität Würzburg and at the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) in Brisbane, Australia.

Honours

2012
Grant of the rectorate of the University Duisburg-Essen ("Rektoratsprogramm zur Förderung des wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchses", 01.08.2012 - 30.09.2013 25000€).

Poster Price of the International Biometals society for best Poster presented at the 8th International Symposium on Biometals in Brussels Belgium

Travel grant from the DAAD to attend the 8th International Symposium on Biometals in Brussels Belgium (15.-19.07.2012). The grant covered all travelling costs and registration fees.

2009    
Travel grant from the DAAD to attend the IV International Symposium on Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Havana, Cuba (12.-16.10.2009). The grant covered all travelling costs and registration fees.

Travel grant from the New Phytologist Trust to attend the 22th New Phytologist Symposium on Effectors in Plant-microbe interactions, Paris, France (13.-16.09.2009). The grant covered all travelling costs and registration fees.