Philipp Klahn


Academic Career

03/2017         Junior Research Group Leader, Technische Universität Braunschweig

2015-2017      Senior PostDoc, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research (HZI) with Prof. Dr. Mark Brönstrup

2014-2015      PostDoc, Rice University, BioScience Research Collaborative (BRC) with Prof. KC Nicolaou

 

Education

2014              Dr. rer. nat. with Prof. Dr. Stefan F. Kirsch, Bergische Universität Wuppertal

2010              M. Sc. Chemistry, Technische Universität München (TUM)

2008             B. Sc. Chemistry, Technische Universität München 

2005             IHK Laboratory Assistent

 

Research Interest

Cytotoxic and antimicrobial extracellular-targeted drug-conjugates (EDCs), natural product chemistry, semi- and total synthesis, biology-oriented synthesis, hybrid antimicrobials, smart fluorescence dyes, chemical probes for cell imaging

 


Awards and Fellowships

2015-2016       Feodor-Lynen-Rückkehr PostDoc Fellowship, Alexander-von-Humboldt Foundation

2014-2016      Honorary Member of the GFBU 

2014                GFBU PhD Award 2014, Gesellschaft der Freunde der Bergischen Universität

2014               PhD Award, Verein zur Förderung von Mathematik und Naturwissenschaften e. V., BUW

2014               Bayer-PostDoc-Workshop 2014, Parsipenny, NY/US

2014-2015      Feodor-Lynen PostDoc Fellowship, Alexander-von-Humboldt Foundation

2010-2012      PhD Fellowship, Fonds der Chemischen Industrie

2007-2010     Student Fellowship, Hans-Rudolf Foundation

2005              Best of class 2005, Kerschensteinerschule Stuttgart