Up to three prizes are awarded once a year for scientific work in the field of biological sciences (focus biology and bio-chemistry). The prize is intended to motivate young talents who have submitted innovative work in the form of a PhD dissertation or an outstanding publication as a Postdoc.
The prize is awarded in memory of the biologist Dr. Lutz O. Zwillenberg, who passed away in December 2011. The University of Bern thanks the prize sponsor, Ms Dr. Celia Zwillenberg, honorary member of the senate of the University of Bern.
Call 2020 Dr. Lutz Zwillenberg Prize
Call: February 2020
Application deadline: 1st May 2020 (new deadline: 1st June 2020)
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Dr. Lutz Zwillenberg
Dr. Lutz Zwillenberg, after whom the prize is named.
Prof. Dr. Isabel Roditi (Präsidentin), Institut für Zellbiologie
Prof. Dr. Tosso Leeb, Department of Clinical Research and Veterinary Public Health
Prof. Dr. Christoph Müller, Institut für Pathologie
Prof. Dr. Mariusz Nowacki, Institut für Zellbiologie der Universität Bern
Prof. Dr. Norbert Polacek, Departement für Chemie und Biochemie