Assoziierte Forschungsgruppe Rorbach

Joanna Rorbach

Assoziierte Gruppenleiterin (Forschungsgruppe)

Wissenschaftlicher Werdegang

since 2017 Assistant Professor, Max Planck Institute Biology of Ageing - Karolinska Institute Laboratory, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
2016 Visiting Scientist and Marie Curie International Career Grant Fellow, SciLifeLab, Stockholm, Sweden
2009-2016 Postdoctoral research fellow, Medical Research Council Mitochondrial Biology Unit, Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK


2009 Ph.D. in Biology, Mentor: Prof. Z. Lightowlers, Institute for Aging and Health, Newcastle University, UK
2004 M.Sc. in Molecular Biology, Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Jagiellonian University, Poland


2017Wallenberg Academy Fellowship
2017Ake Wibergs Fellowship
2016Marie Curie International Career Grant


Wissenschaftliche Aktivitäten / Mitgliedschaften

2019Editor of the book ‘Mitochondrial gene expression’, Methods in Molecular Biology series
2019Guest editor of the special issue of IJMS “"Synthesis and assembly of the mitochondrially encoded proteins”
2017 – presentOrganiser of the weekly Department Seminar Series
2017 – presentGrant evaluator for Polish National Science Centre and Agence Nationale de la Recherche, France
2013Editor of the book ‘Polyadenylation: Methods and Protocols’, Methods in Molecular Biology series
2006 – 2017Member of the British Biochemical Society