University of Zürich

11/30/2018 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/29/2018 22:59

ERC Grants: 14 Million Euros Awarded to UZH Researchers

ERC Synergy Grant 2018

Prof. Andreas Plückthun and Prof. Ohad Medalia together with Prof. José Maria Carazo (Autonomous University of Madrid) and Jesper Velgaard Olsen (University of Copenhagen) for the research project 'A synergistic approach toward understanding receptor signaling in the cell at very high resolution' (HighResCells)
Amount awarded: EUR 8.3 million (of which EUR 4.7 million for UZH)
Department of Biochemistry, University of Zurich
[email protected]

ERC Consolidator Grants 2018

Prof. Dominik Bach for the research project 'Action-Selection Under Threat: the Complex Control of Human Defence' (ActionContraThreat)
Amount awarded: EUR 1,998,750
Department of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine, University Hospital of Psychiatry Zurich
[email protected]

Prof. Melanie Greter for the research project 'Regulation of Brain Macrophage Development and Function' (MADEFUN)
Amount awarded: EUR 1,995,500
Institute of Experimental Immunology, University of Zurich
[email protected]

Prof. Martin Jinek for the research project 'Microbial genome defense pathways: from molecular mechanisms to next-generation molecular tools' (CRISPR2.0)
Amount awarded: EUR 1,992,525
Department of Biochemistry, University of Zurich
[email protected]

Prof. Ralph Ossa for the research project 'Deep Integration Agreements' (DIA)
Amount awarded: EUR 1,433,281
Department of Economics, University of Zurich
[email protected]

Prof. Stefanie Walter for the research project 'The Mass Politics of Disintegration' (DISINTEGRATION)
Amount awarded: EUR 1,998,626
Department of Political Science, University of Zurich
[email protected]