Frank Sobott

Chair of Biomolecular Mass Spectrometry (Astbury Centre, Leeds)

Prof. Dr. Frank Sobott is now in Leeds

Frank joined the University of Leeds (U.K.) in Feb. 2017 to take up the post of Chair of Biomolecular Mass Spectrometry at the Astbury Centre for Structural Molecular Biology.
He retains an affiliation with the University of Antwerp as well.

Curriculum Vitae

2000          Ph.D., University of Frankfurt/Main, Germany
                   Institute for Physical and Theoretical Chemistry). "Characterization and
                   application of LILBID - laser desorption mass spectrometry",
                   supervised by Prof. Bernhard Brutschy and Prof. Michael Karas.

2000          Visiting Scientist, National Institute for Advanced Interdisciplinary
                   Research, Tsukuba, Japan.

2000-04    Post-doctoral Research Associate, Prof. Dame Carol V. Robinson FRS,
                   Universities of Oxford and University of Cambridge, U.K.

2004-09    Team leader Molecular Biophysics, Structural Genomics Consortium
                   (Oxford, Toronto and Stockholm)
                   Senior scientist, Oxford Centre for Integrative Systems Biology
                   Core scientist, Proteomics, (Oxford Centre for Gene Function/OXION)
                   Principal Investigator, Department of Biochemistry
                   University of Oxford, U.K.

2009-17    Associate Professor for Mass Spectrometry, Department of Chemistry
                   Biomolecular & Analytical Mass Spectrometry (BAMS) group
                   Coordinator, Center for Proteomics, University of Antwerp, Belgium

2009-16    Visiting Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford, U.K.

2011-14    Francqui Research Professorship, University of Antwerp, Belgium

2017-         Visiting Professor (10%), Dept. Chemistry, University of Antwerp, Belgium
                   Biomolecular & Analytical Mass Spectrometry (BAMS) group,

2017-         Chair of Biomolecular Mass Spectrometry, School of Mol. & Cell. Biology,
                   Astbury Centre for Structural Molecular Biology, University of Leeds, U.K.


Prof. Dr. Frank Sobott Chemistry Department
Campus Groenenborger, V4
Groenenborgerlaan 171
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