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Oliver Schilling

PD Dr. rer. nat.
Principal Investigator

Institute of Molecular Medicine and Cell Research

Stefan-Meier-Str. 17
79104 Freiburg

Academic Education

1994 – 2000 Studies in Biology in Münster, Germany, and Tours, France 
(Diplom-Biologe and Licence de Biochimie)

Scientific Degrees

2014 Habilitation (Venia Legendi) in Molecular Medicine, University of Freiburg
2004 Dissertation (Dr. rer. nat.), University of Münster

Professional Experience

since 2008 Research group leader, Institute of Molecular Medicine and Cell Research, University of Freiburg, Germany
2005 − 2008 Postdoctoral fellow with Prof. Christopher M. Overall, 
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
2004 Postdoctoral fellow, European Molecular Biology Laboratory
2000 − 2004 International PhD program, European Molecular Biology Laboratory

Other activities, awards and honours

2017 Heisenberg professorship of the DFG
2015 Offer for Full Professorship “Protein Chemistry” VetMed Uni Vienna, Austria (declined)
2012 – 2017 Starting Grant of the European Research Council ERC
since 2013 Principal Investigator, SFB 850
since 2011 Member, Centre for Biological Signalling Studies BIOSS
since 2011 Principal Investigator, Spemann Graduate School of Biology and Medicine
2009 – 2014 Emmy-Noether funding of the DFG