Prof. Uwe T. Bornscheuer

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Contact
Dept. of Biotechnology & Enzyme Catalysis
Institute of Biochemistry
Felix-Hausdorff-Str. 4
D-17487 Greifswald/ Germany
Phone: +49 (0)3834-86-4367
Phone: +49 (0)3834-86-4391 (Sekr.)
Fax: +49 (0)3834-86-794367
E-Mail: uwe.bornscheuer[at]uni-greifswald.de

 

Scientific Career
Oct. 2015: W3-Professor at University of Greiswald

4-Febr. - March 2010: Research stay at Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan.

Oct. 2004: Declined offers for positions at Bergakademie Freiberg/Sachsen (C4-Professor for 'Technische Chemie & Biotechnologie'), TU Hamburg-Harburg (C4-Professor for 'Technische Biochemie/Biokatalyse'); accepted an offer from University of Greifswald.

Oct. 2003 - March 2004: Sabbatical at Diversa Corp., San Diego, USA.

2002-2008: Managing Director of the Institute for Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Greifswald.

Since Oct. 1999: Professor at the Institute for Chemistry & Biochemistry, Dept. of Technical Chemistry & Biotechnology, University of Greifswald.

1999: 'Privatdozent' at the Institute for Technical Biochemistry (ITB), University of Stuttgart.

1994-1998: 'Habilitation' at the ITB (Prof. R.D. Schmid)
Thesis: "New Strategies for the Application of Lipases and Esterases in Organic Synthesis".

1993-1994: Postdoc at the University of Nagoya, Japan
(Prof. T. Yamane).

1991-1993: Ph.D. in Chemistry at the University of Hannover, Department of Technical Chemistry
(Prof. K. Schügerl, Prof. T. Scheper).

1990: Diploma (~ M. Sc.) in Chemistry at the University of Hannover, Department of Technical Chemistry.

1985-1990: University of Hannover, Study of Chemistry

Birthday-Present Januar 2003:

 

Upon Return During Sabbatical, Dec. 2003:

 

Fellowships/Awards

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Past Editorial Board member (resigned)

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Personal

Frankenhain, Hessen

Sailing

 

Motor-Bike

The new bike...

Biketour to a conference in Olsztyn, Poland (~650 km from Greifswald)

Biketour near Anza-Borrego desert, CA, USA

 

News


Uwe Bornscheuer has just published a "Perspectives" contribution in the journal "Science"


Alberto Nobili (#48) has just finished his PhD!


Uwe Bornscheuer has recently published a "News&Views" article in the journal "Nature Chem. Biol."


Uwe Bornscheuer has recently published his 25th contribution (an Editorial) in the top chemistry journal "Angew. Chem. Int. Ed."


Uwe Bornscheuer has received the "Stephen S. Chang Award" of the Am. Oil. Chem. Soc. (AOCS).


Our paper on the discovery of (R)-selective amine transaminases has been highlighted as "Best Design Concept" by Nat. Chem. Biol.


Author profile:

An author profile about Uwe Bornscheuer has been published in Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.


Contact
Prof. Dr. Uwe Bornscheuer
Institute of Biochemistry
Dept. of Biotechnology & Enzyme Catalysis
Felix-Hausdorff-Str. 4
D-17487 Greifswald/ Germany

Phone:
+49 (0)3834-86-4367
+49 (0)3834-86-4391 (Secr.)
Fax:
+49 (0)3834-86-794367
E-Mail:
uwe.bornscheuer