Melanie Blokesch

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

Web site: Web site: https://blokesch-lab.epfl.ch/

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

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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


Education

Doctor rerum naturalium (Dr. rer. nat.)

Microbiology

Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich, Germany

2004

Diplom Biologin Univ. (Dipl. Biol.)

Biology

Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich, Germany

2000

Publications

Infoscience publications

Teaching & PhD

Teaching

Life Sciences Engineering

PhD Programs

Doctoral Program in Biotechnology and Bioengineering

Doctoral Program in Molecular Life Sciences

Contributing teacher to Landmark Papers in Cancer

Contributing teacher to doctoral course Landmark Papers in Cancer and Infection


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 ...

Practical - Blokesch Lab

Next time in January 2020 or 2021 (depending on number of new PhD students in the EDMS program). How to look at tiny things: visualizing protein localization in bacteria using epifluorescence microscopy.