Awards, Honours & Major Grants

To Lab Team Members:

2023: Madeleine is the Young Investigator Award Winner 2023 in the 10th Cardiac Regeneration & Vascular Biology Conference 

2023: Janina has been awarded as Poster Competition Winner 2023 in the 10th Cardiac Regeneration & Vascular Biology Conference 

2023: Janina's and Madeleine's abstracts were selected for talks at the Gordon Research Seminar 'Directed Cell Migration'

2023: Benjamin's abstract was selected for a talk at the interact PhD conference. 

since 2021: Madeleine has been elected as a student representative of the graduate programme IRTG914


To Jörg Renkawitz:

since 2021: Member of the DFG priority programme SPP2332 'Physics of Parasitism'

since 2020: Member of the 'EMBO Scientific Exchange Grants' Advisory Board

2019: Life Science Research Award Austria (category Basic Research)

since 2019: Member of the Collaborative Research Center CRC914 'Leukocyte trafficking', PI project A12

since 2018: Endowed ‘Peter Hans Hofschneider Professor for Molecular Medicine’

2015 - 2017: EMBO postdoctoral fellowship

2014 - 2015: ISTFELLOW postdoctoral fellowship, Marie-Curie COFUND

2013: Max-Planck-Institute of Biochemistry Junior Research Award

2013: PhD ‘summa cum laude

2009 - 2012: PhD fellowship of the Boehringer-Ingelheim-Fonds (BIF)

2008 - 2013: International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS)

Current Funding

Endowed ‘Peter Hans Hofschneider Professorship for Molecular Medicine’ (Foundation Experimental Biomedicine)

SFB914 (Collaborative Research Center CRC914, DFG)„ Trafficking of Immune Cells in Inflammation, Development and Disease“ 

SPP2332 (DFG Priority Programme) „Physics of Parasitism (PoP)“


Previous Funding

LMUexcellent (2019/2020)

Friedrich Baur Foundation (2019/2020) 

"Verein zur Förderung von Wissenschaft und Forschung an der Medizinischen Fakultät der LMU München e.V." (2019/2020) 

EMBO postdoctoral fellowship (2015-2017)

ISTFELLOW postdoctoral fellowship, Marie-Curie Cofund  (2014-2015)

Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds (BIF) PhD fellowship (2009-2012)