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Ian Frew

Prof. Dr.
Principal Investigator

Hematology, Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation, Medical Center
University of Freiburg, ZTZ

Breisacher Str. 115
79106 Freiburg

Academic Education

1994 – 1997 Bachelor of Science (Honours in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry), Australian National University, Canberra, Australia

Scientific Degrees

1998 – 2003 PhD, (Prof. David Bowtell), Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

Professional Experience

since 2017 Full Professor, Center for Translational Cell Research, University of Freiburg
2010 – 2016 Assistant Professorship of the Swiss National Science Foundation
2010 – 2016 Assistant Professorship of the Zurich Center for Integrative Human Physiology, Institute of Physiology, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
2003 – 2009 Postdoctoral research fellow (Prof. Wilhelm Krek), Institute of Cell Biology, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich), Zurich, Switzerland

Other activities, awards and honours

since 2009 Research grants from European Research Council (Starting Grant), Swiss National Science Foundation, German Research Foundation, Swiss Cancer Foundation, Novartis Foundation, VHL Alliance
2003 – 2005 Serono Foundation for the Advancement of Medical Science Postdoctoral Fellowship in Cancer Biology
2003 Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre Postgraduate Research Medal
1998 – 2002 Sir Russell Grimwade PhD scholarship, University of Melbourne
1997 University Medal in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Australian National University
since 2009 ad hoc reviewer for Nature Communications, Journal of Clinical Investigation, Cancer Research, Oncogene, Molecular and Cellular Biology, EMBO Reports, PLOS One, European Journal of Cell Biology, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta, Biotechniques, Journal of Experimental and Clinical Cancer Research, Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, Pathobiology.
- ad hoc reviewer of research grants for Swiss National Science Foundation, Swiss Cancer League, German Research Foundation, Dutch Cancer Society, VHL Alliance, United States-Israel Binational Science Foundation