~ Theoretical Biophysics ~

Personal Information

Dr. Nadine Schwierz
Emmy Noether research group leader
Max Planck Institute of Biophysics
Department of Theoretical Biophysics


12/2011 Ph.D. in Physics, Technical University Munich, Germany
02/2008 M.S. in Physics (diploma), University of Constance, Germany
09/2004 B.S. in Physics (intermediate diploma), University of Constance, Germany

Awards and Scholarships

Since 09/2016: Emmy Noether Research Group Leader
06/2014 - 06/2016: Feodor Lynen Research Fellowship of the Humboldt Foundation
10/2009 - 10/2011: Research Scholarship from the Elite Network of Bavaria
10/2008 - 12/2011: Scholarship from the International Doctorate Program NanoBioTechnology
10/2008: Zonta-University-Award 2008
06/2002: Award of the German Physical Society


Research and Professional Experience

Since 09/2016: Emmy Noether research group leader, associated with theoretical biophysics group of Dr. Hummer, Max Planck Institute for Biophysics, Frankfurt, Germany

06/2014 - 06/2016: Postdoctoral fellow, statistical mechanics group of Professor Chandler and Professor Geissler,
University of California, Berkeley, USA

04/2013 - 05/2014: Postdoctoral researcher, theoretical biophysics group of Professor Zacharias,
Technical University Munich, Germany

03/2012 - 04/2013: Research and development scientist, TWT GmbH Science & Innovation, Munich, Germany

05/2008 - 02/2012: Graduate Research Assistant, soft matter theory group of Professor Netz,
Technical University Munich and Freie University Berlin, Germany

 ~ Nadine Schwierz ~