Genomic and Applied Microbiology

Curriculum Vitae

Prof. Dr. Rolf Daniel

Address

  Georg-August University of Göttingen
  Institute of Microbiology and Genetics
  Department of Genomic and Applied Microbiology
  Grisebachstr. 8, 37077 Göttingen, Germany

Office

  Room: 0.130
  Tel: ++49 (0)551 39 33827
  Fax: ++49 (0)551 39 12181
  E-Mail: rdaniel(at)gwdg.de

Academic Education

 
Studies of Biology 1984 - 1991 Biology (Diploma), Georg-August University of Göttingen, Germany
Dissertation 1994 Georg-August University of Göttingen, Germany
Habilitation 2003 Georg-August University of Göttingen, Germany
Professorship 2012Full Professor (W3), Biological Faculty of the
Georg-August University of Göttingen, Germany

Positions

 
since April 2019 Dean of the Faculty of Biology and Psychology, Georg-August University Göttingen
Oct 2018 - Mar 2019 Dean of Research of the Faculty of Biology and Psychology, Georg-August University Göttingen
since Feb 2012 Full Professor (W3 Genomic and Applied Microbiology) Institute of Microbiology and Genetics, Georg-August University Göttingen
May 2012 - Mar 2016 Director of Institute of Microbiology and Genetics, Georg-August University Göttingen
May 2008 - Jan 2012 Acting Director of the Department of Genomic and Applied Microbiology and Head of the “Göttingen Genomics Laboratory”, Georg-August University Göttingen
August 2011 Calling to Georg-August University (W3 Genomic and Applied Microbiology), acceptance of calling 10/2011
July 2010 Calling to Westfälische Wilhelms University (W2 Microbial Biotechnology), decline of calling 02/2011
June 1996 - April 2008 Group Leader, Department of Genomic and Applied Microbiology, Georg-August University Göttingen
June 1995 - May 1996 Research Fellow, University of California (Berkeley, USA), Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (Research stipend of DFG)
May 1994 - May 1995  Research Fellow, Georg August University Göttingen, Department of General Microbiology
   

Community Service, Honors and Awards

 
2018 1. Platz Norddeutscher Wissenschaftspreis 2018
(Northern German Science Award)
2008 - present Chair of the European Conference on Prokaryotic Genomics (ProkaGENOMICS 2009; ProkaGENOMICS 2011; ProkaGENOMICS 2015; ; ProkaGENOMICS 2017)
2016 - present Speaker of the section "Functional Genomics" of the German Association for General and Applied Microbiology
2014 - 2019 Speaker of the Master programme Microbiology and Biochemistry
2010 / 2016 Editor of “Metagenomics: Methods and Protocols” in the series Methods in Molecular Biology Vol. 668, Humana Press, Springer Verlag
2014 - present Academic Editor Plos ONE
2013 - present Speaker "North German Center of Microbial Genomics" (Norddeutsches Zentrum für Mikrobielle Genomforschung, NZMG)
2013 Norddeutscher Wissenschaftspreis (Northern German Science Award)
2012 - present Advisory Board Member of "Greifswald Center for Functional Genomics of Microbes"
2011 - 2016 Editorial Board Member of Biotechnology Letters
2010 - 2014 Coordinator of the GenoMik-Transfer network of the BMBF
2007 - present Editorial Board Member of Applied and Environmental Microbiology
1995 Research Stipend of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (German Science Foundation)
1994 PhD thesis award of the Biology Faculty, Georg August University Göttingen