Prof. Gerhard Wagner's CV


Diploma, Physics, Technical University, Munich, Germany     1972

PhD, Biophysics, ETH, Zürich, Switzerland                             1977

Privatdozent, Biophysics, ETH, Zürich, Switzerland                1982


Professional Experience

1977-1978                       Research Assistant, ETH Zürich

1978-1979                       Research Associate, MIT Cambridge

1979-1982                       Research Assistant, ETH Zürich

1982-1991                       Privatdozent, ETH Zürich

1987-1989                       Associate Professor, Biological Chemistry, University of Michigan, 

1989-1990                       Professor, Biological Chemistry, University of Michigan

1990-                               Professor, Biological Chem. and Mol. Pharmacology,  Harvard Medical School

1992-                               Elkan Rogers Blout Professor of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology,                                                             Harvard Medical School

1987-1994                       Member Advisory Committee National NMR Facility at Madison

1988-1991                       Member NSF Study Section, Biophysics Program

1998-2000                       Member NIH study Section BBCB

1990-1993                       Editor FEBS Letters

1990- 2002                      Editorial Board Protein Science

1993-1997                       Associate Editor Protein Science

1990-1992, 1995, 2013   Section Editor Current Opinion in Structural Biology

1993-                               Editorial Board Journal of Magnetic Resonance Editorial Board Journal of Biomolecular NMR

1998-                               Editorial Board Biochemistry

2001-                               Associate Editor Cell

2002-2009                       Editor Quarterly Reviews in Biophysics

1985-1987                       Consultant Hoffmann-LaRoche, Basel

1989- 1993                      Scientific Associate, Chiron, Emeryville

1989-1990                       Consultant Dow Chemicals, Midland

1990-1992                       Consultant Genentech, South San Francisco

1992-1998                       Consultant Procept, Inc., Cambridge

1992-1999                       Consultant Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Cambridge

1994-1997                       Consultant Pfizer

1997-1998                       Consultant Dyax, Cambridge

1998-2003                       Scientific Advisory Board Enanta Pharmaceuticals, Cambridge

1994-1997                       Advisory Board Brookhaven Protein Data Bank

1995-1998                       Advisory Board Francis Bitter Magnet Lab, MIT

1995-1998                       Executive Committee Experimental NMR Conference

1995-1996                       External Advisory Committee for the UCLA-DOE                                                                                                                   Laboratory of Structural Biology and Molecular Medicine 

1999                                Advisory Board "Protein Folds Project" RIKEN, Tokyo

1995                                Organizer Keystone Symposium: Frontiers of NMR in Molecular Biology IV

1997                                Organizer Keystone Symposium: Frontiers of NMR in Molecular Biology V

1999                                Organizer Keystone Symposium: Frontiers of NMR in Molecular Biology VI

2002-2007                       Member NIH Protein Structure Initiative Advisory Committee

2006                                Co-organizer Cold Spring Harbor Symposium on Translational Control

2008                                Co-organizer Keystone Symposium: Structural Biology

2011-                               ISMAR nominating committee

2013                                Organizer Keystone Symposium: Frontiers of NMR in Biology

2013                                Visiting Professor University of Melbourne Australia


Honors, awards and named lectures

 1970-1974      Fellowship Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes

1977                 ETH Award for PhD Thesis

199                   Zürich Protein Lecture, ETH Zürich

1995/96            Wellcome Visiting Professor in Basic Medical Sciences, Kansas State University

1997                 The Wellcome Lecture in Structural Biology, Kansas State University

1999                 Elected Fellow to American Association for the Advancement of Science

2003                 The Cleveland Structural Biology Lecture

2004                 Eastern Analytical Symposium Achievement Award in Magnetic Resonance

2005                 Elected Member to Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina (German    National Academy)

2008                 Elected Fellow to the International Society of Magnetic Resonance

2011                 Stein and Moore Award of the Protein Society

2011                 Agilent Thought Leader Award

2012                 Mill Hill Lecture 2012

2013                 Elected member of the National Academy of Sciences (US)

2013                 Harvard-Australia Fellowship

2015                 Elected member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences



American Chemical Society

American Society for the Advancement of Science

American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Protein Society

American Biophysical Society


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