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Dr. Julia Bornhorst

W2 Professor

Scientific focus: C. elegans

Location Rehbrücke

 

Institute of Nutritional Science
Department of Food Chemistry
Arthur-Scheunert-Alle 114-116
14558 Nuthetal
Germany

 

consulting hours
on prior agreement

Dr. Julia Bornhorst

Qualifications and Scientific Career:

  • 10/2004 until 11/2008 - Studies of Food Chemistry, "Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster", 1. state examination
  • 01/2009 until 06/2012 - PhD thesis, Institute of Food Chemistry, "Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster", Prof. Dr. Tanja Schwerdtle
  • 01/2009 until 06/2012 - Member NRW Graduate School of Chemistry
  • 06/2012 until 09/2012 - Member of Postdoc NRW Graduate School of Chemistry
  • 10/2012 until 09/2013 - Postdoctoral researcher, Department of Pediatrics and Toxicology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center Nashville, USA, Prof. Dr. Michael Aschner
  • 10/2013 until 12/2013 - Postdoctoral researcher, Institute of Food Chemistry, "Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster", Prof. Dr. Tanja Schwerdtle
  • 01/2014 until 01/2019 Researcher ("Habilitandin"), Institute of Nutritional Science, Department of Food Chemistry, University of Potsdam, Prof. Dr. Tanja Schwerdtle
  • 10/2017 until 10/2018 – Substitute W2 professor ("Vertretungsprofessorin") for Food Chemistry at "Bergische Universität Wuppertal"
  • since 01/2019 – W2 Professor for Food Chemistry at "Bergische Universität Wuppertal"

Membership:

  • since 2009 -  Member of the European Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society (EEMGS)
  • since 2009 - Member of the German Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society (GUM) (Secretary since 2015)
  • since 2009 - Member of the Society for Minerals and Trace Elements (GMS)
  • since 2009 - Member of the German Society for Research on DNA Repair (DGDR)
  • since 2009 - Member of the Society of Food Chemistry (LChG/GDCh)
  • since 2012 - Member of the German Society for Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology (DGPT)
  • since 2015 - Member of the Potsdam Graduate School (PoGS) (postdoc representative 04/2016-04/2018)

Important awards:

  • 09/2009 - Travel grant of GMS (Society for Minerals and Trace Elements), 25th annual GMS Meeting, 02 – 03.10.2009, Vienna, Austria
  • 09/2009 - Travel grant of Society of Food Chemistry (LChG/GDCh), 38th German Food Chemist Meeting, 14. – 16.09.2009, TU Berlin, Germany
  • 09/2010 - Travel grant of EEMGS (European Environmental Mutagen Society), 40th annual Meeting der EEMS, 14. – 18.09.2010, Oslo, Norway
  • 09/2010 - Travel grant of Society of Food Chemistry (LChG/GDCh), 39th German Food Chemist Meeting, 20. – 22.09.2010, University Stuttgart-Hohenheim, Germany
  • 08/2011 - Travel grant of EUROTOX for the Gordon Conference “Cellular & Molecular Mechanisms of Toxicity”, 07. – 12.08.2011, New Hampshire, USA
  • 09/2011 - Travel grant of Society of Food Chemistry (LChG/GDCh), 40th German Food Chemist Meeting, 12. – 14.09.2011, University Halle, Germany
  • 02/2012 - Travel grant of GUM (German Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society), 26th annual GUM Meeting, 28.02 – 02.03.2012, Mainz, Germany
  • 11/2012 - Josef Schormüller Award of the Society of Food Chemistry (LChG)
  • 02/2013 until 10/2013 - "DFG Forschungsstipendium" BO 4103/1-1
  • 09/2013 - Young Scientist Award of the German Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society (GUM)
  • 01/2014 - Selected Member of the 16th Ernst Strüngmann Forum „Heavy Metals and Infectious Diseases”
  • 03/2016 - „Young Scientist Toxicology Merck Award“ of the German Society of Toxicology (DGPT)
picture of Dr. Julia Bornhorst

Dr. Julia Bornhorst

W2 Professor

Scientific focus: C. elegans

Location Rehbrücke

 

Institute of Nutritional Science
Department of Food Chemistry
Arthur-Scheunert-Alle 114-116
14558 Nuthetal
Germany

 

consulting hours
on prior agreement