Curriculum vitae Prof. Dr. Marc Erhardt

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Prof. Dr. Marc Erhardt
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Institut für Biologie - Bakterienphysiologie
Philippstr. 13 - Haus 22
10115 Berlin


+49 30 2093 49780


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Academic career

2017 — present Associate professor (W2) for Bacterial Physiology — Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany
2013 — 2017 Principal investigator of an independent present junior research group — Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Germany
2011 — 2012 Postdoctoral researcher — Université de Fribourg, Switzerland
2007 — 2011 PhD student / graduate researcher — University of Heidelberg, Germany; University of Konstanz, Germany; University of Utah, USA; Université de Fribourg, Switzerland

Education

2011 PhD thesis – University of Konstanz, Germany (summa cum laude)
2002 — 2006 Diploma student / undergraduate researcher – University of Ulm; University of Konstanz, Germany; University of Utah, USA

Fellowships and awards

2019 ERC Consolidator Grant
2018 Forschungspreis der Vereinigung für Allgemeine und Angewandte Mikrobiologie (VAAM)
2013 - 2017 Helmholtz Young Investigator grant
2012 — 2013 Marie Curie International Incoming Fellowship
2012 Elisabeth-Gateff-Prize of the Gesellschaft für Genetik
2012 EMBO Long-Term Fellowship (declined)
2007 — 2010 Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds Ph.D. fellowship
2010 DeLill Nasser Award of the Genetics Society of America
2005 — 2007 Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes

Five selected publications (48 total)

1. M. Santiveri, [...], M. Erhardt, N. M. I. Taylor. Structure and function of stator units of the bacterial flagellar motor. Cell (2020) vol. 183, 244-257.e16
2. Horstmann, M. Lunelli, [...], M. Erhardt. Methylation of Salmonella Typhimurium flagella promotes bacterial adhesion and host cell invasion. Nature Communications (2020) vol. 11, 2013
3. I. Spöring, V. A. Martinez, C. Hotz, [...], M. Erhardt. Hook length of the bacterial flagellum is optimized for maximal stability of the flagellar bundle. PLOS Biology (2018) vol. 16 (9) e2006989
4. F.D. Fabiani, T.T. Renault, [...], M. Erhardt. A flagellum-specific chaperone facilitates assembly of the core type-III export apparatus of the bacterial flagellum. PLOS Biology (2017) vol. 15 (8) e2002267
5. T. T. Renault, [...], M. Erhardt. Bacterial flagella grow through an injection-diffusion mechanism. eLife (2017) 10.7554/eLife.23136

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