Brief CV – Christian Kaiser

Education & Positions:

2013 – present: Assistant Professor
Department of Biology Johns Hopkins University
Secondary Appointment (by courtesy): Department of Biophysics, Johns Hopkins University

2008 – 2013: Postdoctoral Researcher
QB3 Institute and Department of Physics, University of California, Berkeley
Advisor: Carlos Bustamante

2006 – 2008:  Postdoctoral Researcher
The University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, TX; Advisors: Henry Epstein and Andres F. Oberhauser

2001 – 2006:  Graduate student; Degree: Dr. rer. nat. (PhD)
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Martinsried, Germany
Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany
Advisor: F. Ulrich Hartl

1995 – 2001: Undergraduate Student; Degree: Diplom (MSc)
Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany


Awards and Honors

2018 – Scialog Fellow, Research Corporation/Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

2017 – Johns Hopkins Catalyst Award

2015 – Pew Scholar

2011 – Martin and Beate Block Scholarship Award for Single Molecule Biology

2008 – K99 Career Development Award, National Institutes of Health/National Institute of General Medical Sciences

2008 – QB3 Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowship, California Institute for Quantitative Biosciences (QB3), Berkeley

2007 – Junior Research Award, Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Martinsried, Germany.

2006 – summa cum laude, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany.