Prof. Dr. Manfred Frasch

Prof. Dr. Manfred Frasch

retired since 01.04.2020

Department Biologie
Chair of Developmental Biology (Prof. Dr. Herzog)

Curriculum Vitae

Academic Training

1981 Diploma in Biochemistry, Eberhardt-Karls-University, Tübingen
1985 Ph.D in Genetics, Eberhardt-Karls-Universität, Tübingen (mentor: Dr. Friedrich Bonhoeffer, Max-Planck-Institute for Virus Research, Tübingen) Title: “Characterization of chromatin-associated proteins from Drosophila melanogaster by virtue of monoclonal antibodies”
1986-1988 Postdoc Department of Biology, Columbia University, New York, NY (mentor: Prof. Michael Levine)
1992 Habilitation in Genetics, Faculty of Biology, Eberhardt-Karls-University, Tübingen


1988-1991 Junior Group Leader, Department of Genetics, Max-Planck-Institute for Developmental Biology, Tübingen
1991-2006 Assistant Professor, Associate Professor (from 1996), and Full Professor (from 2002) in the BrookdaleCenter for Molecular Biology (renamed into: Brookdale Department of Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology) at The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
since 2006 Adjunct Professor in the Department of Regenerative and Developmental Biology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
2006-2020 Professor and Chair, Division of Developmental Biology, Department of Biologie, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen
2011- 2013 Speaker, Department of Biology, FAU

Fellowships, Honors and Academic Service

1986-1988 DFG Research Fellowship
1991 EMBO Short Term Fellowship
1993-1997 Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences
2013-2015 Chair, Gesellschaft für Entwicklungsbiologie (GfE) (Society of Developmental Biology)
2016-2020 Study Section Member, DFG Fachkollegium 201


Publications and Citations (Google Scholar)

Publication List