Principles of cell and tissue organization


Marino Zerial

Personal Information

Place of Birth: Trieste, Italy
Date of Birth: August 8th, 1958
Nationality: Italian
Marital Status: Married

Education and Professional Experience

1982: Doctor Degree in Biology, University of Trieste, Italy

Apr. 1983 - Oct. 1985: Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute J. Monod, Paris

Oct. 1985 - Dec. 1988: Postdoctoral Fellow, EMBL, Heidelberg

Jan. 1989 - June 199: Staff Scientist (Kai Simons' group), EMBL, Heidelberg

July 1991 - Dec. 1997: Research Group Leader at Cell Biology Programme EMBL, Heidelberg

Jan. 1998 - Present: Max Planck Director, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden

Honorary Professor at the University of Technology, Dresden

Language skills

Italian (mother tongue)

English (fluent)

French (fluent)

Spanish (fluent)

German (intermediate)

Zerial lab