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    Time-resolved infrared spectroscopy
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Curriculum Vitae - Prof. Dr. Tilman Kottke

Tilman Kottke

Personal Details

Date of birth 27th July 1974
Place of birth Tübingen (Germany)

Post-Doctoral Career

2021- Professor (W3) Medical School OWL and Department of Chemistry,
Bielefeld University, Germany
2020 Call to the Technical University Berlin for a W3 professorship
2020 Professor (apl.) Department of Chemistry
2020 - 2021 Staff Member Medical School OWL
2019 Research Stay at University of Jyväskylä, Finland
(Center of Nanoscience)
2016 Research Stay at Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, USA
(Hoff Laboratory)
2015 Research Stay at MPI for Medical Research, Heidelberg, Germany
(Schlichting Laboratory)
2015 - 2020 Heisenberg Fellow of the German Research Foundation
Bielefeld University, Germany
2012 - 2021 Group Leader
Physical and Biophysical Chemistry, Bielefeld University
2011 Habilitation in Physical Chemistry
2006 - 2011 Junior Research Group Leader
Biophysical Chemistry, Bielefeld University, Germany
Mentor: Prof. Dr. Joachim Heberle
2004 - 2007 Helmholtz Young Investigator / Junior Research Group Leader
Structural Biology, IBI-2, Research Center Jülich, Germany
2004 Postdoc at the University of Regensburg, Germany

University Career

2000 - 2003 PhD at the Institute of Physical and Theoretical Chemistry,
University of Regensburg, Germany
"Photocycle of the LOV1 Domain of a Phot Blue Light Receptor Studied
by Time-resolved Absorption Spectroscopy"
Thesis Advisor: Prof. Dr. Bernhard Dick
2000 Diploma Degree in Chemistry
1999 - 2000

Diploma thesis at the University of Marburg, Germany
"Untersuchungen zur Freisetzung von Cytostatika aus
Funktionspolymeren mittels Zweiphotonenabsorption"
Thesis Advisor: Prof. Dr. Norbert Hampp

1998 - 1999 Imperial College London, UK
1995 - 2000 Chemistry at the University of Marburg, Germany

Awards

Heisenberg Fellowship, German Research Foundation  
Member of the Editorial Board, Journal of Biological Chemistry  
PhD Thesis Award, E.ON-Kulturpreis Ostbayern  

Professional Organizations

Deutsche Bunsen-Gesellschaft für Physikalische Chemie - Vertrauensdozent  
Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker - Fachgruppe Photochemie  
Kolloid-Gesellschaft  
American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology  
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Biophysik  
European Photochemistry Association  
American Chemical Society  

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