Curriculum Vitae Prof. Dr. Marion Silies

2019 - presentProfessor for Neurobiology (W3) at the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz
2015 - 2018Group leader at the European Neuroscience Institute (ENI) Göttingen
2009 - 2014Postdoc, Department of Neurobiology, Stanford University, USA, with Dr. Thomas Clandinin
2005 - 2009PhD, Institute for Neurobiologiy, University of Münster, Germany, with Dr. Christian Klämbt
2001 - 2005Biology (Dipl.), University of Munster/Wetsphalia, Germany


Honors and Awards

2018Fellow of the Gutenberg Research College Mainz
2017Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Award of the German Research Foundation (DFG) and the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)
2017Science Award of the land Lower Saxony, Germany
2016ERC Starting grant „Microcircuit in the fly visual system"
2015Schilling Research Award of the German Neuroscience Society
2015Bernhard Katz Lecture Award
Emmy Noether Fellowship of the DFG
2011 - 2013Jane Coffin Childs Postdoctoral Fellowship
2011PhD Award of the German Society for Developmental Biology
2010Stanford Dean’s Postdoctoral Fellowship
2006 - 2008 PhD Fellowship, Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds