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MBG Young Investigator Symposium 2020

Due to the current situation with COVID-19, the symposium will take place as a virtual event.

Programme for Wednesday 12 August 2020

Zoom link for Wednesday: https://aarhusuniversity.zoom.us/j/61143180543

 

Time

Event

15:55

Welcome by Ditlev Brodersen, Chair of the MBG YI committee.

16:00_16:30

Davide Seruggia

Boston Children’s Hospital, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, USA

Coding and non-coding elements in the control of gene expression”

16:30_17:00

Closed session

17:05_17:35

Broder Schmidt

Stanford University, Department of Biochemistry, USA

“Phasing in’ on the properties and functions of sticky disordered proteins”

17:35_18:05

Closed session

Programme for Thursday 13 August 2020

Zoom link for Thursday: https://aarhusuniversity.zoom.us/j/61071576423

Time

Event

9:30

Welcome by Ditlev Brodersen, Chair of the MBG YI committee.

9:35_10:05

Sandro Baldi

Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Group of Prof. Peter Becker, Munich, Germany

Revealing chromatin regularity – and what chromatin regularity reveals”

10:05_10:35

Closed session

10:40_11:10

Sueli Marques Spencer

Karolinska Institutet, SciLife Lab, Stockholm, Sweden

Title - pending

11:10_11:40

Closed session

11:40_12:20

Break

12:20_12:50

Stephanie Heinrich

Institute of Biochemistry, ETH Zurich, Switzerland

”Quantitative single-molecule analysis of gene expression regulation in vivo”

12:50_13:20

Closed session

13:25_12:55

Oleksiy Kovtun

Cambridge Biomedical Campus, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK

“Cryo-electron tomography reveals organisation of key molecular machines controlling membrane trafficking”

 

13:55_14:25

Closed session

14:30_15:00

Matthias Schlichting

Brandeis University / HHMI, Waltham, USA

“Neuromodulation is key to keeping track of time in Drosophila”

 

15:00 - 15:30

Closed session

How to apply:

Submit your application, including the following:

  • A letter of motivation, including a summary of your future research plans (one page in total)
  • A curriculum vitae, including a publication list
  • The names and email addresses of three references.

The CV should solely describe your scientific merits and need not contain information about age, gender, nationality, nor include a photo or any personal information.

  • Application deadline: Thursday 28 May 2020.
  • Decision for attendance: Thursday 4 June 2020.

Contact

For further questions, please contact Head of Department Erik Østergaard Jensen (eoj@mbg.au.dk)