Nobel Laureate Abel Laureate Advisory Board Member USERN President USERN Policy Making Council USERN Manager USERN Deputy Junior Ambassador

Major: Microbiology

Field: Biology & biochemistry of microorganisms (bacterial, viral and parasitic)

Personal information

Name:                      Dr. Daniel Sauter

Current affiliation:    Institute of Molecular Virology
                                Ulm University Medical Center
                                Meyerhofstrasse 1
                                89081 Ulm

Phone:                     +49 731 500 65169

Email:                       daniel.sauter@uni-ulm.de

Date of birth:            September 14th 1982

Education and work experience

since 2014:               Junior professor for Molecular Virology, Ulm University Medical Center, Germany

2011-2014:               Postdoc at the Institute of Molecular Virology, Ulm University Medical Center, Germany

2008-2011:               PhD thesis "Tetherin-Driven Evolution of Pandemic and Non-Pandemic HIV-1 Strains"
                                  Final grade: summa cum laude (top grade)
                                  Institute of Molecular Virology, Ulm University Medical Center, Germany

2007-2008:               Diploma thesis: "Regulation of Hepatitis C Virus Replication by Cleavage of the Nonstructural Protein 5A"
                                  Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospital Freiburg, Germany

2003-2007:               Studies of Molecular Medicine at the University of Freiburg, Germany
                                  Graduation: diploma

2002-2003:               Voluntary Service: Ranger in the Schleswig-Holstein Wadden Sea National Park, Tönning, Germany

1993-2002:              Academic High School in Überlingen Germany
                                 Final grade 1.0 (top grade)

Awards and Fellowships

2020:                       Loeffler-Frosch Award of the German Society for Virology

2019:                       Research Fellowship of the Canon Foundation Europe

2019:                       Heisenberg Fellow of the German Research Foundation

2017:                       Junior Scientist Award of the German AIDS Society

2017:                       Travel grant "International Forum on Infection and Immunity", Awaji, Japan

2012:                       PhD Prize of the Paul-Ehrlich Society for Chemotherapy

2012:                       PhD Prize of the University Society of Ulm

2002:                       Karl-von-Frisch Prize

Publication metrics

64 publications in peer-reviewed journals

3 book chapters

h-index: 23

citations: 1768

average number of citations: 27.6

cumulative impact factor: >600



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