Department of Biochemistry

Prof. Ben Schuler

Date of birth:April 13, 1971
Since 2009Full Professor of Molecular Biophysics, University of Zurich
2004–2009Assistant Professor (Tenure track) in Biochemistry, University of Zurich
2003–2004Group leader, University of Potsdam (Emmy Noether Program, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft)
2000–2002Postdoctoral Fellow, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD (Dr. W.A. Eaton)
1999Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Regensburg (Prof. R. Jaenicke, Prof. H.R. Kalbitzer)
1998PhD Physical Biochemistry, University of Regensburg (Prof. R. Seckler, Prof. R. Jaenicke)
1995Diploma (MSc) in Biochemistry, University of Regensburg
1993–1994European Student Exchange Program (Erasmus), University of Kent at Canterbury


2020Fellow of the Biophysical Society, USA
2019HFSP Research Grant
2009Young Fluorescence Investigator Award (Biophysical Society, USA)
2007Starting Independent Researcher Grant funded by the European Research Council
2003Junior Research Group Award (Nachwuchsgruppe) of the Volkswagen Stiftung
2003Emmy Noether-Fellowship (Phase II: Junior research group), Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
2002Visiting Fellow Award (NIDDK, National Institutes of Health, USA)
1999Emmy Noether-Fellowship (Phase I), Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft