Philipp (Phil) Selenko PhD (Group Leader)
Phil studied Chemistry/Biochemistry at the University of Vienna, Austria. He did his Diploma with Thomas Jenuwein at the IMP (1996-1997) and his PhD with Michael Sattler at the EMBL (1998-2002). He was a PostDoc with Gerhard Wagner at Harvard Medical School (2003-2008) and is heading the In-cell NMR group at the FMP since 2008.
Stamatis (Akis) Liokatis PhD (PostDoc)
Akis studied Chemistry at Ioannina University, Greece. He did his Master with Marilena Lekka (2000-2002) and his PhD in the Medical School (Department of Biological Chemistry) with Anastasia Politou (2004-2009). He was a PostDoc in the Selenko Lab from 2009-2013. Since 2013, he is a DFG group leader who is independently associated with the Selenko lab.
François Xavier Theillet PhD (PostDoc)
François studied Physics and Chemistry at the ENS of Lyon, France. He did his PhD with Muriel Delepierre at the Institut Pasteur (2005-2009). Francois was a PostDoc from 2010-2015 and now heads his independent reserach lab at the CEA-Saclay in Paris.
Honor May Rose PhD (PostDoc)
Honor studied Biology at Melbourne University, Australia. She did her PhD at the Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute (2004-2006) and a PostDoc in the Department of Medicine at the University of Melbourne (2007-2009). Honor was with the Selenko Lab from 2010-2013. She now works with Leif Schroeder in molecular imaging.
Andres Binolfi PhD (PostDoc)
Andres studied Biotechnology at the National University of Rosario, Argentina. He did his Diploma with Marisa Biasoli (2000-2004) and his PhD with Claudio Fernandez at the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (2005-2010). Andres was a PostDoc in the Selenko Lab from 2011 to 2015, and now heads his independent research group at the Max Planck Laboratory of Rosario (IIDEFAR, UNR-CONICET Argentina).
Rossukon (Tim) Thongwichian (PhD Student)
Tim studied Chemistry at Mahidol University in Bangkok, Thailand. She did her Bachelor's degree with Prasat Kittakoop and Jirundon Yuvaniyama (2000-2004) and her Master at Osaka University with Shigenori Kanaya (2005-2007). Tim joined the Selenko Lab in 2008 and defended her PhD thesis in 2013. Tim works at the University of Bangkok.
Beata Bekei (PhD Student)
Bea studied Biotechnology at the National Academy of Science in Budapest, Hungary. Bea joined the Selenko Lab in 2008 and defended her PhD thesis in 2013. She now works in industry.
Silvia Verzini (PhD Student)
Sivia studied Biotechnology at the University of Verona, Italy. She did a Bachelor with Roberto Chignola (2005) and a Master with Henriette Molinari (2007-2008). Silvia joined the Selenko Lab in 2008 and defended her PhD thesis in 2013. She now works in industry.
Jonas Kosten (PhD Student)
Jonas studied Biophysics at the TU Kaiserslautern and HU Berlin, Germany. He did his Diploma with Matthias Bethge & Jason Kerr at the Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics in Tübingen (2008). Jonas joined the Selenko Lab in 2011 and defended this PhD thesis in 2015. Jonas is currently a PostDoc at the University of Tuebingen.
Marleen van Rossum (Lab Manager)
Marleen trained to be a Chemistry laboratory technician in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. She joined the Selenko Lab in 2008 and is in charge of organizing everyone else in the lab (including the group leader). Marleen is an expert in recombinant protein expression and purification, database management and financial wizardry.
Sandy Goyette BSc (Technical Assistant)
Sandy studied Biology at the University of Missouri Columbia, USA. She graduated with a bachelor of science in 2010. Sandy joined the Selenko Lab in 2011 and returned to the US in 2013. She is currently a PhD student in Biomedical Sciences at the University of Missouri.
Christoph Naumann PhD (Visiting Scientist)
Christoph was a visiting scientist from Philip Kuchler's lab at the University of Sidney, Australia. He currently works in industry.