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Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Reinhold Schäfer

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Reinhold Schäfer

Senior Professor at the Charité Comprehensive Cancer Center

Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Charitéplatz 1
D-10115 Berlin

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  • Labor für Molekulare Tumorpathologie
  • Labor für Funktionelle Genomik

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Honors and Awards

  • 1988 Swiss Cancer Award (Robert-Wener-Preis)
  • 2001 Price of the Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft

Vita Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Reinhold Schäfer

1968 - 1976 Studies of Biology and PhD studies at the University of Bonn
1976 - 1978 Postdoctoral Fellow in the Division of Molecular Genetics, Max-Planck-Institute for Experimental Medicine, Göttingen
1978 - 1985 Research Associate at the Institiute of Cell Biology (Tumor Research), West German Cancer Center, University of Essen
1985 Habilitation (Cellular and Molecular Biology), University Essen
1985 - 1988 Group Leader at the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Berne Switzerland
1988 - 1996 Head, Division of Cancer Research, Department of Pathology, University Hospital Zürich
1990 Habilitation (Experimental Cancer Research), Universität Zürich
Since 1996 Professor of Molecular Tumor Pathology (C3) und group leader at the Insitute for Pathology, Charité (CCM)
Since 2001 Co-ordinator of the Laboratory of Functional Genomics, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Since 2011 Deputy Director and Site coordinator in the German Cancer Consortium (DKTK)

Functions / offices

  • Deputy Director Charité Comprehensive Cancer Center (Translational Cancer Research)
  • Group Leader Institute of Pathology CCM/CVK


German Cancer Consortium