the Riedel Laboratory

Molecular Mechanisms of Aging Regulation

Biography - Christian Riedel

since 2015: Group Leader at the Integrated Cardio Metabolic Center, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden.

2013-2015: Team Leader and Assistant Professor heading the Laboratory for "Molecular Mechanisms in Lifespan Regulation" at the European Research Institute for the Biology of Ageing (ERIBA), Groningen, the Netherlands.

2007-2013: Postdoctoral Fellow in the laboratory of Prof. Gary Ruvkun at the Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA. Topic: "Molecular Mechanisms in Lifespan Regulation"

2006-2007: Postdoctoral Researcher in the laboratories of Dr. Juraj Gregan and Prof. Kim Nasmyth at the Max. F. Perutz Laboratories, Vienna, Austria. Topic: "Prevention of merotelic kinetochore attachments "

2002-2006: PhD student  in the laboratory of Prof. Kim Nasmyth at the Research Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP), Vienna, Austria. Topic: "Protection of centromeric sister chromatid cohesion and prevention of merotelic kinetochore attachments"

2002: Visiting scientist in the laboratory of Prof. Elmar Schiebel at The Beatson Institute for Cancer Research, CRC, Glasgow, UK. Topic: "Regulation of mitotic exit"

2001-2002: Diploma student in the laboratory of Dr. Michael Knop at the Max-Planck Institute for Biochemistry, Martinsried, Germany. Topic: "Studies on the function of Sma1p in S. cerevisiae"

2000-2001: Studies in Biochemistry at the Eberhard-Karls University, Tuebingen, Germany.

1999-2000: Rotation student in the laboratories of Prof. Robert Huber, Prof. Dieter Oesterhelt, Prof. Walter Neupert, Dr. Michael Knop, Prof. Georg Kreutzberg, and Dr. Elfriede Noessner at the Max-Planck Institutes for Biochemistry and Neurobiology, Martinsried, Germany, the Adolf Butenandt Institute, Munich, Germany, and the GSF, Munich, Germany.

1998: Studies in Biochemistry at the Eberhard-Karls University, Tuebingen, Germany.

1996-1998: Studies in Biochemistry at the Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany.