Assoc. Prof. Gizem DÖNMEZ YALÇIN - Eurasia Biochemical Approaches & Technologies Congress (EBAT)

Assoc. Prof. Gizem DÖNMEZ YALÇIN

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Gizem DÖNMEZ YALÇIN


Assoc. Prof. Gizem DÖNMEZ YALÇIN

Adnan Menderes University

Türkiye

EDUCATION

INSTITUTION AND LOCATION

DEGREE

MM/YY

FIELD OF STUDY

Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey

B.S. (high honor)

06/00

Molecular Biology and Genetics

International MSc/PhD program of Molecular Biology (International Max Planck Research School) and Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Gottingen, Germany

M.Sc.

04/02

Molecular Biology

Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry and Gottingen University, Gottingen, Germany

Ph.D.

02/07

Molecular Biology and Biochemistry

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, USA

Postdoctoral Fellow

05/07-09/11

Biology

 

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

01/16-present     Associate Professor   Department of Medical Biology, Adnan Menderes University School of Medicine, Aydin, Turkey

11/14-12/15     Assistant Professor   Department of Medical Biology, Adnan Menderes University School of Medicine, Aydin, Turkey

10/11- 10/14    Assistant Professor   Department of Neuroscience, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston MA

05/07-09/11       Postdoctoral Fellow   Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute    of  Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA  Mentor: Prof. Leonard Guarente

HONORS, AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS

1996-2000     Turkey Scientific and Technical Research Corporation Scholarship, due to

                        very high ranking (0.01 %) in nationwide university entrance examinations

1996-2000     Sabanci Group Holding (Turkey) scholarship, due to very high ranking

                        (0.01 %) in nationwide university entrance examinations

2000-2002     International Msc/PhD program of Molecular Biology (International Max

                        Planck Research School) scholarship

2002-2006     Max-Planck Society Scholarship

2008-2009     American Parkinson's Disease Association postdoctoral fellowship

2010               Keystone Symposia Scholarship for the meeting of “Alzheimer's Disease

                      Beyond Abeta Jan 10-15, 2010, in Copper Mountain, Colorado” and

                      invitation for oral presentation.

2010               Young Investigator Award from Turkish Inventor Businessman Society                

2011               Johnson and Johnson postdoctoral fellowship                                                   

2011               Keystone Symposia Scholarship for the meeting of “The Molecular and         

                        Cellular Basis for Neurodegeneration, Feb 21-26, 2011, Taos, New

                      Mexico"

2012             Research Topic Host at “ The Journal of Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience”

                     Topic: Aging and Neurodegeneration: Therapeutic Approaches via Sirtuins

2012             Early Career Reviewer for CMND Study Section

2012             Ellison Medical Foundation New Scholar in Aging Program

2012             Tufts Center for Neuroscience Core Pilot Grant Award

2012              Charlton Research Award

2013-2015     Editor, Journal of Molecular and Genetic Medicine

2012, 2013    TUBITAK (The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey) meeting for scientists of Turkey living abroad

2016-present  Editor, Meandros Medical and Dental Journal