Andreas Moor

Andreas Moor, Prof. Dr.

Group Leader

Curriculum vitae

Professional Appointments

2019/01 - *    SNSF Eccellenza Professor,Institute of Molecular Cancer Research, University of Zurich, Switzerland
2015 -2018     Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Systems Biology at the Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Advisor Prof. Shalev Itzkovitz, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

Education and Training

2011 - 2014    PhD in Molecular Life Sciences at the Swiss Institute for Experimental Cancer Research Advisor Prof. Michel Aguet, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland

2009 - 2010    MD, Medical Oncology, University Hospital Bern, Advisor Prof. Stefan Aebi, University of Bern, Switzerland

2004 - 2010    Swiss Medical License, summa cum laude, University of Bern, Switzerland   

Grants and Fellowships

2019 - 2023    Eccellenza Professorship, Swiss National Science Foundation
2017 - 2018    SNF Advanced Postdoc.Mobility Fellowship, Swiss National Science Foundation

2017    Innovation Grant, Systems Biology, Weizmann Institute of Science Elucidating the role of villus tip cells in host microbe interactions.

2016 - 2018    EMBO Long-Term Fellowship (non-stipendiary, monetary support gratefully declined)

2015 - 2017    SNF Early Postdoc.Mobility Fellowship, Swiss National Science Foundation

2015    Innovation Grant, Systems Biology, Weizmann Institute of Science
The mammalian apicome - asymmetric epithelial RNA localization in situ.

2015    Research Fellowship, Emma Muschamp Foundation

2011 - 2014    MD-PhD Fellowship, Swiss Cancer League

Awards and Honors

2018    LS2 2018 PIs of tomorrow, public presentation prize, Switzerland.

2017    Feinberg prize for outstanding achievements in postdoctoral research, Weizmann Institute of Science.

2016    Koshland Award, Weizmann Institute of Science.

2012    Medical Faculty Award for the best dissertation, University of Bern.

2010    Rookie membership of ZURICH.MINDS.

2005    Leopold G. Koss Award, second best medical examination, University of Bern.

2004    Representation of Switzerland at the European Union Contest for Young Scientists.

2004 - 2014    Membership Swiss Study Foundation