PEOPLE

Ani Kicheva_DSC2819a

Group leader

I started as an Assistant professor at IST Austria in November 2015. Before that I was a postdoc at MRC National Institute for Medical Research (currently The Francis Crick Institute), London, with James Briscoe. I did my Ph. D with Marcos González-Gaitán – I started at the Max Planck Institute of Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden and then moved to the University of Geneva, Biochemistry Dept., Switzerland.

 

 

Martina Greunz

Technical Assistant 

Martina is from Austria and did her Masters degree at the University of Vienna. She started working in the lab in March 2016.

 

 

 

Marcin Zagorskimzagorski_SZ6RL

Postdoc

Marcin is a biophysicist by training. He joined the lab in November 2016 and has been working on modelling the cross-interaction between the opposing signaling gradients of Shh and BMP in neural tube patterning.

 

 

 

Dominik Ritzer

Masters Student

Dominik is a Masters student at the University of Vienna, doing his Masters project in the lab since August 2016. He is from Germany and did his Bachelor’s degree at the University of Innsbruck, Austria.

 

 

 

Katarzyna Kuzmicz

Rotation Student

Kasia did her first rotation in the lab in the Fall of 2016. She is from Poland and did her Master’s degree at the International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw.

 
 
 

Former lab members

Joana Serrao

Intern

Paulo Caldas

Rotation student

Priscila Hirschfeld 

Rotation student