Wolfgang Nellen

Wolfgang Nellen

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name and academic title:

Wolfgang Nellen

Dr. rer. Nat.

Prof. of Genetics

 

Institution (address):

Universitas Brawijaya,

MIPA
Jl. Veteran

Malang 65145, East Java, Indonesia

 

Universität Kassel

Inst. F. Biologie

Heinrich-Plett-Str. 40

34132 Kassel, Germany

 

E-Mail:

nellen@uni-kassel.de

nellen@ign_bioscience.org

 

Date of birth:

16.9.1949

 

Position in institution:

Prof. emeritus

DAAD Johann Gottfried Herder Fellow (Guest professor)

 

Graduated: (Diplom) Universität Düsseldorf, Dept. of Genetics (1975)

PhD: (Dr. rer. nat.) Universität Düsseldorf, Dept. of Genetics (1980)

 

Positions held:

1979-1982: Postdoc, Inst. Physiol. Chemistry, Marburg University

1982 to 1984 DFG-Postdoc (UCSD, California, USA)

1984 to 1986 Res. Assistant (UCSD, California, USA)

1986 to 1995 Group leader (MPI für Biochemie, Martinsried, Dept. Cellbiology)

1989 Habilitation, Lecturer Department of Zoology (Universität München)

1989 Lecturer at Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan, for 1 month.

1994 Lecturer at the University of Hokkaido, Sapporo, Japan for 1 month

1995 appointed full Professor (C4) for Genetics, Universität Kassel

2015 Johann Gottfried Herder Fellow, Brawijaya University, Malang, Indonesia

 

Scientific expertise:

Molecular Genetics, RNA Biology, Epigenetics, DNA methylation, small regulatory RNAs

 

Expertise in reviewing, science management:

Member of DFG Study Section (2000 – 2008)

Coordinator of DFG Group Grant (2008 – 2015)

Coordinator of DAAD University Collaboration grant (2010 to 2014)

Editorial Board Member: Biological Chemistry, Mechanisms of Development, Biospektrum, Biologie in unserer Zeit, Antisense Research and Development,

Ad hoc reviewing for many journals

 

Founder and President of “Science Bridge” (Molecular Biology for Schools and the Public)

 

Founder and President of Studienfonds Biologie (funding for exceptional students)

 

Relevant current cooperations:

No more active cooperations but good contacts to various researchers in science and industry.

 

Present on ResearchGate: Yes

RG score 39,95, Impact points: 519