Ralph Leo Johan MEUWISSEN

Nationality: Dutch
Place and birth date:  Sittard, June 11th 1964

Title: Associate Professor, Doç. Dr. International Biomedicine and Genome Institute (IBG), Izmir Dokuz Eylül University, Izmir

Address: IBG, Medical faculty Campus, Dokuz Eylül University 35340- Inciralti/Izmir

Tel. Work: +90 2324124417
Tel. Private: +90 2563122344
Mobile Phone:  +90 5435756370
Fax:  +90 2324124439
Academic CV

1990-1996
Doctorate in Molecular Genetics at the Department of Genetics, Faculty of Animal Sciences, Agricultural University Wageningen, The Netherlands. Ph.D. supervisor: prof. dr. C. Heyting. Ph.D.

1994                           
Animal Researcher Certificate Grade I at Veterinary Faculty, State University of Utrecht (1989-1990 Military Service)

1987-1988                 
Junior assistant-scientist project at the  Department of Biochemistry, State University of Leiden, The Netherlands under supervision of Prof. dr. J.F. Bol. Science

1982-1987 
Master of science in Medical Biochemistry.  M.Sc. obtained at 5/1987, State University of Leiden, The Netherlands. First M.Sc. project at Department of Biochemistry under supervision of prof. dr. P. van de Putte. Second M.Sc. project at Department of Medical Biochemistry: under supervision of prof. dr. A. van der Eb.

Research/Work Experience
2015- 
Associated Professor and Principal Investigator at International Biomedicine and Genome Institute (IBG) Izmir, Dokuz Eylül University, Izmir, Turkey.

2013-2015
Associated Professor at Health Institute, Department of Molecular Medicine, Medical Faculty at Dokuz Eylül University, Izmir, Turkey.

2011- 2013
Assistant Professor at Health Institute, Department of Molecular Medicine, Medical Faculty at Dokuz Eylül University, Izmir, Turkey.

2006-2010
Group Leader (Jeune Chercheur) INSERM, In charge of new team at the Institut Albert Bonniot, INSERM/UJF-823, Grenoble, France.

2002-2006
Senior Post-Doc, responsible for the development of mouse models of human lung cancer, in the laboratory of Anton Berns, Division of Molecular Genetics, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2000-2002 
Visiting Post-Doc in the laboratory of Tyler Jacks, MIT Center of Cancer Research, Boston, USA alternating with stay at the laboratory of Anton Berns.

1996-2000 
Post-Doc in the laboratory of Anton Berns, Division of Molecular Genetics, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

1990-1997
Doctorate, Agricultural University Wageningen, Wageningen, The Netherlands (Ph.D. supervisor: prof. dr. C. Heyting).

1987-1988
Junior assistant-scientist project, at the Department of Biochemistry, State University of Leiden, The Netherlands under supervision of Prof. dr. J.F. Bol.