Alessandro A. Sartori

Alessandro A. Sartori, Prof. Dr.

Member of the Board of Directors

Curriculum vitae

Education / Positions

1999 Molecular Biology, University of Zurich, M.Sc.

2003 Biochemistry, University of Zurich, Ph.D.

2003-2007 Cell Biology, University of Cambridge, UK, Postdoctoral

2007-2009 Molecular Genetics, University of Zurich, Postdoctoral

Research Experience / Interest

2005 – 2007 Postdoctoral Fellow (Gurdon Institute, University of Cambridge) funded by a fellowship for advanced researchers from the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF)

2007 – 2009 Senior Scientist (Institute of Molecular Cancer Research (IMCR), University of Zurich) funded by an ‘Ambizione’ fellowship from the SNF

2009 Assistant Professor of Molecular Oncology (Hans Vontobel Stiftungsprofessur), IMCR, University of Zurich

2016 Associate Professor of Molecular Cancer Research, IMCR, University of Zurich

2017 Member of the Board of Directors, IMCR, University of Zurich

Fellowships / Awards

2003 Ph.D thesis award from the University of Zurich

2005 Fellowship for Advanced Researcher from the SNF (one out of two years was supported by the Eugen and Elisabeth Schellenberg-Stiftung for Cancer Research)

2008 Research Fund (2 years) awarded from the University of Zurich (Forschungskredit)

2008 Individual funding ‘Ambizione’ awarded from the SNF

2008 Dr. Ernst Th. Jucker Award for ‘highest quality research in cancer-related fields by younger investigators’

2009 Hans Vontobel Assistenzprofessur Stiftungsprofessor für Molekulare Krebsforschung