Michaela Müller-McNicoll



Personal Information: Nationality: German Civil Status: Married, one child Education: 10/2004 – 08/2009 PhD in Molecular and Cellular Biology (Excellent, with honours) Supervisor: Prof. Barbara Papadopoulou, Infectious Disease Research Center, Laval University, Quebec, Canada 10/1999 – 08/2004 Diploma in Biology (Very Good); Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany Research Experience: 09/2012 – 02/2014 FRSQ postdoctoral fellow, Yale University, New Haven, USA, with Prof. Karla Neugebauer 09/2010 – 09/2012 EMBO postdoctoral fellow, MPI of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany, with Prof. Karla Neugebauer, Positions held: 03/2014 – present Group leader and W1 Juniorprofessor, Institute for Cell Biology and Neuroscience, Goethe-University Frankfurt/Main, Germany 09/1997 – 06/1999 Research Assistant with Dr. Gabriele Schönian, Charité Medical Center, Institute for Microbiology, Berlin, Germany Fellowships and Awards: 10/2016 GRADE : Nomination for best PhD supervision 04/2016 DAAD: Mobility Grant for Education 02/2015 – 09/2015 Goethe University Frankfurt: Junior Scientists in Focus Line A Grant 11/2014 – 10/2016 Stiftung Polytechnische Gesellschaft: MainCampus Educator Fellowship, Frankfurt/Main 09/2010 – 08/2013 FRSQ: (Fonds de Recherche du Santé Québec ); Long-term Fellowship for postdoctoral studies, Quebec, Canada 09/2010 – 08/2012 EMBO:(European Molecular Biology Organisation); Long-term Fellowship for postdoctoral studies, Heidelberg, Germany 03/2010 – 08/2010 DAAD: (German Academic Exchange Service); Short-term Fellowship for postdoctoral studies, Germany 19. June 2009 Mention of honour for an outstanding Ph.D. thesis, Laval University, Quebec, Canada 10/2008 – 03/2009 CHPI (Centre of Host-Parasite-Interactions) Scholarship, Mc-Gill University, Montreal, Canada 6. November 2007 American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH), Award for scientific excellence in molecular parasitology 01/2006 – 08/2007 FUL (Fondation Universite Laval) Excellence Scholarship, Laval University, Quebec, Canada 04/2005 – 08/2007 Scholarship “Exemption of scholar fees for foreign students”, Laval University, Quebec, Canada 05/2005 – 12/2005 DAAD: (German Academic Exchange Service), Short-term Scholarship for doctoral studies, Quebec 09/2003 – 01/2004 DAAD: (German Academic Exchange Service), Short-term Scholarship for diploma thesis abroad, Quebec Aquired funding: Period Agency Euro Title of project 2018-2020 DFG 221,050 “PRPF8-RNA interactions in Retinitis pigmentosa - novel disease models and quantitative iCLIP to study cause and consequence of splicing errors in neurodegenerative disease” 2018 DFG 32,000 Bridge Funds - Cluster of Excellence Macromolecular complexes 2018 EMBO 36,000 iCLIP:Genomic views of protein-RNA interactions - 3rd EMBO Practical Course 2018 RNA Society 1,500 RMU RNA Salon - Symposia Series 2017-2018 DAAD 15,000 „Splicing errors in Retinitis pigmentosa” - Mobility Exchange Grant 2017-2018 DFG 83,800 “Mechanism of circRNA generation in hypoxia” - Excellence Cluster “Cardio-pulmonary Systems” (ECCPS) 2017 EMBO 33,500 iCLIP:Genomic views of protein-RNA interactions - 2nd EMBO Practical Course 2017 RNA Society 1,500 RMU RNA Salon - Symposia Series 2015-2019 DFG 326,400 “The functions of SR proteins in 3’end processing and nuclear surveillance” - TP13 CRC902, with Kathi Zarnack 2015-2019 DFG 382,000 Integrated Research Training Group (IRTG902), Coordination, with Uli Göringer 2015-2018 DFG 177,500 “Mechanism of circRNA generation in hypoxia”, FOCUS project within Cluster of Excellence Frankfurt (CEF), with Kathi Zarnack & Stefanie Dimmeler 2015 EMBO 15,000 iCLIP:Genomic views of protein-RNA interactions - 1st EMBO Practical Course 2015 GU 4,000 Starting Grant, Junior researchers in Focus 2014-2017 DFG 800,000 Starting Grant; Cluster of Excellence Macromolecular complexes

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