Resume - Asst. Prof. Dr. Umut Şahin

Education
Ph.D. Molecular & Cellular Biology and Biochemistry (2005)
Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
(Thesis conducted at Sloan-Kettering Institute, MSKCC, New York, NY, USA)

Thesis advisor : Prof. Carl P. Blobel (MD, PhD)
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) & Weill Medical College of Cornell University
New York, NY, USA

B.Sc. Molecular Biology & Genetics (1999)
Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, TR

Professional Appointments
Assistant Professor (2017 – present)
Center for Life Sciences & Technologies
Department of Molecular Biology & Genetics
Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, TR

Post-doc (2010-2016)
Laboratory of Prof. Hugues de Thé (MD, PhD)
Collège de France, Paris, France

Post-doc (2007-2010)
Laboratory of Prof. Anne Dejean (PhD)
Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Graduate Student (2001-2007)
Laboratory of Prof. Carl P. Blobel (MD, PhD)
Sloan-Kettering Institute, MSKCC, New York, NY, USA

Award & Fundings
• Gilead Sciences, Inc. Fellowship Program (www.gilead.com) 2016
• EMBO Young Investigator Program, Installation Grant (www.embo.org) 2016
• The Science Academy of Turkey, Young Investigator Program (http://en.bilimakademisi.org) 2016
• Fondation Recherche Medicale (French Medical Research Foundation), postdoc fellowship 2010
• NATO A1 Graduate Fellowship for PhD studies in the United States of America 1999