Johannes Söding

Education
1996 PhD in physics at  the University of Heidelberg
1994-1997 PhD thesis work with Rudi Grimm at the Max-Planck-Institute for Nuclear Physics in Heidelberg
1992 Diploma in physics at the University of Heidelberg
1988-1994 Studies of physics and maths at Universities of Munich (LMU), Sussex (UK), and Heidelberg
Academic positions
2007-present Group leader at the Gene Center and Department of Biochemistry, University of Munich (LMU)
2002-2007 Staff scientist with Andrei Lupas at the Max-Planck-Institute for Developmental Biology in Tuebingen
1999-2002
Strategy management consultant for the Boston Consulting Group in Frankfurt
1996-1998 Post-doc with C. Cohen-Tannoudji and J. Dalibard at the École Normale Supérieure in Paris
Awards & grants
2012 “Analysis and modeling of regulatory protein-DNA binding landscapes” from the Bavarian Research
Network for Molecular Biosystems (BioSysNet); 228 000 EUR
2012 ”Probabilistic protein structure modeling with hybrid data”, in Graduiertenkolleg GRK1721, German Research Foundation
(DFG); 180 000 EUR
2010 Best server for template-based protein structure prediction in CASP9 assessment (Critical Assessment of Techniques for Protein Structure Prediction)
2009 ”Computational modeling of the yeast transcriptional network and its regulation by Mediator”, in SFB646 ,German Research Foundation (DFG); 384 000 EUR
2006 Second-best server for protein structure prediction in CASP7 assessment
1996-1998 Feodor-Lynen scholarship of the Alexander-von-Humboldt foundation
1988/1989 Exchange scholarship of the University of Munich (LMU)