Dr. Nicolas Brancucci

Function(s)
Head of Unit

Organisational Entity

Short CV

Name
Nicolas Michel Beat Brancucci

Profession
Molecular Biologist

Nationality
Swiss

Date of birth    
31st October 1982

OrcID
0000-0003-0655-3266

LinkedIn
www.linkedin.com/in/nicolas-brancucci

Website
https://www.swisstph.ch/en/staff/profile/people/nicolas-brancucci/

    
EMPLOYMENT HISTORY
From 02/2020    
Tenure Track Assistant Professor
Head of the “Malaria Host Interactions” group
Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute / Department of Medical Parasitology and Infection Biology / University of Basel / Switzerland

Since 10/2018
Visiting Scientist
Novartis Pharma AG / Basel / Switzerland

06/2017 - 01/2020
Postdoctoral Fellow
Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute / Department of Medical Parasitology and Infection Biology / University of Basel / Switzerland / laboratory of Prof. Till S. Voss

05/2016 - 05/2017
Postdoctoral Fellow
Institute of Infection, Immunity & Inflammation / Wellcome Centre for Integrative Parasitology / University of Glasgow / Scotland, Great Britain /
laboratory of Prof. Matthias Marti

01/2014 - 04/2016
Postdoctoral Fellow
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health / Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases / Harvard University / Boston MA / USA
laboratory of Prof. Matthias Marti


FELLOWSHIPS
08/2015 - 01/2017
Advanced Postdoc.Mobility fellowship, awarded by the Swiss National Science Foundation
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health / Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases / Harvard University / Boston MA / United States of America

02/2014 - 07/2015
Early Postdoc.Mobility fellowship, awarded by the Swiss National Science Foundation
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health / Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases / Harvard University / Boston MA / United States of America

12/2009 - 04/2012
PhD Fellowship, awarded by the “Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds – Stiftung für medizinische Grundlagenforschung”
Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute / Department of Medical Parasitology and Infection Biology / University of Basel / Switzerland

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