Dr Nicolas Plachta 

 

Appointments / Education

2015-current  Senior PI, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, A*STAR (Singapore)

2011-2015     Group Leader EMBL Australia, ARMI, Monash University (Australia)

2008-2011     Postdoc (Scott Fraser lab) Caltech (US)

2003-2007     PhD (Yves-Alain Barde lab) Biozentrum, University of Basel (Switzerland)

2000-2003     BSc Biology University of Tel-Aviv

Grants

2017    HHMI International Scholar

2015    A*STAR Investigatorship (Singapore)

2014    Viertel Foundation Medical Fellowship (Australia)

2014    NHMRC Fellowship (Australia)

2013    NHMRC Project Grant (Australia)

2012    NHMRC Project Grant (Australia)

2012    ARC Discovery Project (Australia)

2012    ARC Discovery Early Career Award (Australia)

 

Awards / Fellowships

2016    ASCB Gibco Emerging Leader Prize 

2015    EMBO Young Investigator

2014    Centenary Institute Lawrence Creative Prize Finalist 

2009    CIRM Grant (US)

2008    EMBO Postdoctoral Fellowship

2007    Swiss National Science Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship