Melanie Blokesch

EPFL SV GHI UPBLO
SV 3529 (Bâtiment SV)
Station 19
CH-1015 Lausanne

EPFL SV SSV-GE
SV 3529 (Bâtiment SV)
Station 19
CH-1015 Lausanne

EPFL VPRHO DSPS COSEC-SV
SV 3529 (Bâtiment SV)
Station 19
CH-1015 Lausanne

Administrative data

Fields of expertise

Pathoecology & evolution of bacteria / horizontal gene transfer / regulatory circuits / inter-bacterial competitions / host-pathogen interactions


Professional course

Associate Professor Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology School of Life Sciences - EPFL 2016-
Tenure-track Assistant Professor Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology (head: Prof. Dr. Melanie Blokesch) School of Life Sciences - EPFL 2009-2016
Postdoctoral Fellow Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine and Department of Microbiology & Immunology; Stanford University, CA, USA (Postdoc advisor: Prof. Dr. Gary K. Schoolnik) 2005-2009
Graduate Student Department Biology I, Microbiology; Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich, Germany (PhD advisor: Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. August Böck) 2000-2004
Diploma Student Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Munich, Germany 1995-2000

Publications

Teaching & PhD

Teaching

  • Life Sciences Engineering,

PhD Programs

  • Doctoral Program in Biotechnology and Bioengineering
  • Doctoral Program in Molecular Life Sciences

PhD Students

Courses

Infection biology

Infectious diseases (ID) are still a major problem to human health. But how do pathogens make us sick? How do they evolve and spread? The discovery and use of antibiotics and vaccination has changed the outcome of some IDs. But resistance mechanisms have ... goto


Practical - Blokesch Lab

Next time in January 2019 How to look at tiny things: visualizing protein localization in bacteria using epifluorescence microscopy. goto