Rudolf I. Amann
Prof. Dr. rer. nat.
Department of Molecular Ecology
Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology
Phone: +49 421 2028-930
Fax: +49 421 2028-580
|1995||Habilitation, Technical University Munich|
|1988 - 1989||Postdoc at the Depts. Veterinary Pathobiology and Microbiology of the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign, USA (with D.A. Stahl)|
|1988||Dr. rer. nat., Technical University Munich, Germany (with K.H. Schleifer)|
|1986||Degrees in Biology and Chemistry, Technical University Munich, Germany|
||Full Professor of Microbial Ecology, University of Bremen|
|1997 - 2001||Head of Max Planck Research Group, MPI Bremen (equivalent to Assoc. Professor)|
|1990 - 1996||Assistant (Professor) in Microbiology at the Technical University Munich|
|2014 - 2017
||Chairperson of the Biology/Medicine Section of the Max Planck Society|
|2012 - 2014
||Chairperson of the Perspectives Committee Biology/Medicine of MPS|
|2007 - 2010
||Managing Director of the MPI for Marine Microbiology, Bremen|
|2002 -||Speaker of the International Max Planck Research School MarMic|
|2001 -||Director at the MPI Bremen, Head of Department Molecular Ecology|
Fellowships and awards
|2010||Elected member of the European Academy of Microbiology|
|2007||Elected member of the Leopoldina – German Academy of Sciences|
||Bergey’s Award in Systematic Bacteriology|
|1998||Lecturer’s Award of the German Chemical Industry|
||Award for Biology, Akademie der Wissenschaften Göttingen|
|1995||Koerber Award for European Sciences|
|1991||Young Scientist Award of German Society for Hygiene and Microbiology (DGHM)|
Environmental Microbiology and Systematic and Applied Microbiology (executive editor).
Ad hoc reviewer for Nature, Science, PNAS, and all major journals in microbial ecology.
ERC-AdG panel member LS8 (2008-2015); panel chair ex-post evaluation ERC-LS8 2016.
Ad hoc reviewer for German, Swiss and Austrian Science Foundations, the German Ministry for Science and Technology, NSF (USA), NERC (UK).
Chair of Leopoldina group “Challenges and chances of integrative taxonomy” (2012-2014).
Board member of International Society of Microbial Ecology (ISME) (2012-2016).
Meeting president of the German Microbiology Meeting 2013 (Bremen).
VAAM & DGHM (the two German microbiological societies), ASM, ISME.