Group leader Section Cellular and Applied Infection Biology



Univ.-Prof. Dr. Gabriele Pradel

Scientific education

Since 2014 Heisenberg Professor
Section Cellular and Applied Infection Biology

2012-2014 Group Leader
Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, RWTH Aachen University, Germany

2012 Venia Legendi in Microbiology and Molecular Biotechnology
RWTH Aachen University, Germany

2006-2008 Habilitation in Cell and Microbiology
University of Würzburg, Germany
• Thesis: Transmission stage proteins of the malaria parasite Plasmodium sp. and their roles for intervention strategies.

2005-2011 Emmy Noether Group Leader
Research Center for Infectious Diseases, University of Würzburg, Germany

2003-2005 Instructor
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, USA

2001-2003 Postdoctoral Associate
Laboratory of Prof. Dr. Thomas J. Templeton
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, USA

1999-2001 Postdoctoral Fellow
Laboratory of Prof. Dr. Ute Frevert
Department of Medical and Molecular Parasitology, NYU School of Medicine, New York, USA

1995-1999 Ph.D. Thesis
Laboratory of Prof. Dr. Rupert Schmidt
University of Frankfurt am Main
• Thesis: Neural cell adhesion molecules in long-term memory formation after active avoidance conditioning in zebrafish.

1993-1994 Diploma Thesis
Laboratory of Prof. Dr. Eberhard Schulte
University of Gießen, Germany
• Thesis: Ultrastructural examinations of the fine structure of Plasmodium chabaudi during Artemisinin treatment in vitro.

1989-1993 Studies of Biology
University of Gießen, Germany

Publication list

Section Cellular and Applied Infection Biology