Prof. Ben Schuler

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


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