Maja Köhn

Chemical Biology for Protein Phosphatases
BIOSS & Institute of Biology III, University of Freiburg - Germany


Dr Köhn joined EMBL in 2007 as independent group leader and moved in 2016 as full Professor to the University of Freiburg, Faculty of Biology. Her research has been recognized by several awards, including the Tetrahedron Young Investigator Award in Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry in 2015 and the Miklos Bodanszky Award of the European Peptide Society in 2016. She has received the ERC starting grant in 2013 and the ERC consolidator grant in 2019. She is an Editorial Advisory Board member of Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry as well as of ACS Chemical Biology.