Recruiting Group Leaders

The following group leaders currently intend to take part in the 2019 Application Cycle. Please note this information is subject to change slightly throughout the application period.

Biology
Biophysics
CompBio
Chemistry

Simon Alberti

Macromolecular assemblies and the organization of cytoplasm across space and time
Biology

Jan Brugués

Self-organization of biological structures
Biophysics
Biology

Suzanne Eaton

Long-range cell communication and tissue organization in the developing wing of Drosophila
Biology
Biophysics

Anne Grapin-Botton

Self-organization of cells into organ communities
Biology
Biophysics

André Nadler

Membrane Chemical Biology – Spotlight on lipids
Biology

Caren Norden

The retina: from simple epithelium to complex neuronal network
Biology

Gaia Pigino

Structural and functional studies of cilia and Intraflagellar Transport by 3D cryo-EM
Biology
Biophysics

Jochen Rink

Scale and proportion during planarian regeneration
Biology
CompBio

Steffen Rulands

Statistical physics of living systems
Biophysics

Ivo Sbalzarini

The MOSAIC Group: Scientific Computing for Image-based Systems Biology
CompBio
Biophysics

Andrej Shevchenko

Mass spectrometry in functional characterization of biological molecules
Biology

Dora Tang

Dynamic protocellular systems
Biology
Biophysics

Pavel Tomancak

Patterns of gene expression in animal development
Biology
CompBio

Agnes Toth-Petroczy

Protein plasticity and evolution
CompBio

Nadine Vastenhouw

The regulation of gene expression during vertebrate embryogenesis
Biology

Christoph Weber

Mesoscopic physics of living systems
Biophysics

Christoph Zechner

Adaptive Biosystems
CompBio

Marino Zerial

Principles of cell and tissue organization: from endocytosis to a systems understanding of liver structure and function
Biology
CompBio