Person Details

Sebastien Gagneux, Assistant Professor, PhD, Head of Unit, Deputy Head of Department
Email
Phone
+41 61 284 8369
Fax
+41 61 284 8101
Department -> Unit
Medical Parasitology and Infection Biology -> Tuberculosis Research

Functions

Main function
Assistant Professor in Microbiology

CV

Professional activities at Swiss TPH
  • Evolution & population genomics of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
  • Evolution & ecology of antibiotic resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis
  • Molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis

Higher education and qualifications
  • MSc, 1997, Biology & Medical Parasitology, Swiss Tropical Institute, University of Basel, Switzerland
  • PhD, 2001, Epidemiology, Swiss Tropical Institute, University of Basel, Switzerland
  • Senior Scientist, 2006, Institute for Systems Biology, Seattle, USA
  • Programme Leader Track, 2007, MRC National Institute for Medical Research, London, UK
  • SNF-F√∂rderungsprofessor, 2010, Swiss Tropical & Public Health Institute, University of Basel, Switzerland

Past professional activities
  • 2010-present: SNF-Professor, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
  • 2007-2010: Programme Leader Track, MRC National Institute for Medical Research, London, UK
  • 2006-2007: Senior Scientist, Institute for Systems Biology, Seattle, USA
  • 2005-2006: Postdoctoral fellow, Institute for Systems Biology, Seattle, USA
  • 2001-2005: Postdoctoral fellow , Dept. Infectious Diseases & Geographic Medicine, Stanford University, USA
  • 2001: Research fellow, Dept. of Medical Parasitology & Infection Biology, Swiss Tropical Institute, Basel, Switzerland
  • 1997: Research fellow, Dept. of Epidemiology & Public Health, Swiss Tropical Institute, Basel, Switzerland

Memberships

WHO and WHO/TDR

  • WHO/TDR M. tuberculosis Strain Bank (Advisory Committee)

 

 

 

Editorial Boards

  • Evolution, Medicine and Public Health
  • Tropical Medicine and International Health
  • PLoS One