Career

2019

WWTF Grant

2018

EFMC Prize for Young Medicinal Chemist

European Federation for Medicinal Chemistry

2018- now

Institute of Biological Chemistry

University of Vienna, Austria

Research Group Leader, Associate Professor

2017

ERC Starting Grant

2016

Miklos Bodanszky Award

for peptide-based drug research

European Peptide Society

     

IMB Industry Fellow Award

Institute for Molecular Biosciences, Brisbane, Australia

2016- now

Institute for Molecular Bioscience

The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

IMB Industry Fellow, Lecturer

2015- 2018

Institute for Molecular Bioscience

The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

ARC DECRA Fellow– Research Team Leader

2014 

Australian Research Council

Discovery Early Career Researcher Award 

The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

2013- 2015

Institute for Research in Biomedicine, Barcelona, Spain

Marie Curie Fellow (Albericio Lab)

2012

Scripps Research Institute Travel Award

 

EPS Travel Award

2011- 2013

The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, USA

Marie Curie Fellow (Dawson Lab)

2009

Dean’s Award for Outstanding PhD Thesis

The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

     

Best PhD Thesis Award from 2008 and 2009

Royal Australian Chemical Institute, Australia

     

Protein Science Young Investigator Award

European Protein Society

2009- 2011

Institute for Molecular Bioscience, Brisbane, Australia

Research Officer (Alewood Lab)

2008

Bentham Young Investigator Award

20th Int. Symposium on Medicinal Chemistry, Austria

2007

Alchemia’s Young Investigator Award

Drug Discovery & Development Conference, Australia

2006

Dr. Bert L. Schram Young Investigator’s Award

29th EPS, Gdansk, Poland

2005- 2009

The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

PhD in Biological and Medicinal Chemistry

2004 

MSc conferred ‘with high distinction’

Student Award of Excellence

2003- 2004

Vienna University of Technology, Austria

Master Thesis in Applied Synthetic Methodologies

2002- 2003

City College of New York, USA

Specialisation in Organic Synthesis

2001

BSc conferred ‘with distinction’

Student Award of Excellence

2001- 2004

Vienna University of Technology, Austria

MSc in Organic Chemistry and Technology

1998- 2001

Vienna University of Technology, Austria

BSc in Technical Chemistry