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Curriculum Vitae Andrei Chabes


Current position

Professor and Head of Department, Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics, Umeå University and Affiliated Group Leader in the Laboratory for Molecular Infection Medicine Sweden (MIMS), the Swedish node of the Nordic EMBL Partnership for Molecular Medicin

Previous position

Associate Professor, Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics, Umeå University 2008 – 2013 and Affiliated Group Leader in the Laboratory for Molecular Infection Medicine Sweden (MIMS), the Swedish node of the Nordic EMBL Partnership for Molecular Medicine

Assistant Professor financed by the Swedish Research Council, Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics, Umeå University 2004 – 2008


Group leader, Dept. of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics, Medical Faculty, Umeå University, 2008 – 2012

Degree/education

Master of Science: 1993; Biochemistry and Genetics, St. Petersburg State University, Russia.
Doctoral degree (Ph.D.): 2001; Medical and Physiological Chemistry
Dissertation title: "Ribonucleotide reductase and regulation of the deoxyribonucleotide levels in yeast and mammalian cells". Supervisor: Prof. Lars Thelander, Dept. of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics, Umeå University
Postdoctoral positions: 2002 – 2004; Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, NY, USA. Advisor: Prof. Bruce Stillman. Stipend from the Swedish Cancer Society (Cancerfonden)

Supervision of Ph.D. students, main supervision

Completed
Dinesh Kumar, defended Ph.D. in 2010 (received a postdoctoral stipend from the Swedish Research Council to join J. David Sweatt at the University of Alabama, USA)
Olga Tsaponina, defended Ph.D. in 2011 (received a postdoctoral stipend from the Swedish Research Council to join James Haber at Brandeis University, USA)
Jörgen Viberg, defended Ph.D. in 2012 (currently continuing his medical education at Umeå University)

Ongoing
Robert Buckland
Phong Tran

Supervision of postdocs (completed and ongoing)

Andrea Keszthelyi, Ph.D., 2008 - 2011
Sushma Sharma, Ph.D., 2010 -
Gábor Merényi, Ph.D., 2012 - 2012
Shaodong Jia, Ph.D., 2013 -


Fellowships and honours

- SSMF postdoctoral stipend, granted but declined, 2002
- Swedish Cancer Society postdoctoral stipend, granted 2002


- Swedish Research Council Assistant Professor (Forskarassistent) position, granted 2004
- Individual grant for Future Research Leaders (Framtidens forskningsledare) from the Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research (Stiftelsen för Strategisk Forskning, SSF), 2008 – 2013, 8.5 MSEK


- Umeå University "Young Researcher Award", 2009
- Sven och Ebba-Christina Hagberg prize, 2012
- Eric K. Fernström prize 2012

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