Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Christine Sers

Group leader

Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Molecular Tumor Pathology
Charitéplatz 1
10117 Berlin

Campus / internal address:
Virchowweg 15

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Vita Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Christine Sers

2002Habilitation (Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin)
1992Dr. rer. nat. Immunology (Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany)
1988Diploma in Biology (Genetics and Immunology, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich

Current and Previous Positions
Since 2012Professor for Tumor Systems Biology at Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin; Institute of Pathology, Germany
1996-2012Senior group leader and lecturer at Charité - Universitätsmedizin, Berlin; Institute of Pathology, Germany
1992-1993Postdoc at the Institute of Immunology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany

1993-1996Postdoc at the University Hospital Zurich, Institute of Pathology, Switzerland
1991Research Internship at the Institute of Biochemistry, University Nijmegen, Netherlands

Teaching Acitivities
1988-1993Supervisor in the practical course "Immunology" (Diploma Biology course)
1993-1996Tumor biology lectures for medical and biological scientists
Since 1996

Masters Programm "Molecular Medicine" at Charité (Practical course, lectures in tumor biology, lectures in bioinformatics)

"Medical course at Charité" (continuous teaching) - Practical course in molecular Tumor pathology, lectures in molecular pathology of gastrointestinal tumors, lymphomas, sarcomas

Organisation of Scientific Meetings
2007Organizer of the "Autumn School of Epigenetics", Berlin, Germany

Institutional Responsibilities
2010-presentsince 2017: Head of Charité Research Commission
2019-2024: Member of the "Gender and Diversity Task force" Excellence Initiative Berlin Universities
       Mentor at the Charité mentoring program
       Mentor at the MDC (Max Delbrück Center) mentoring program
       Faculty Member at the BSIO, Berlin School of Integrative Oncology
2012-2019: Excellence Initiative
       Board Member at the Charité Center of Molecular Tumor Research (MFKZ)
       Founding member and board member at the IRI (Integrative Research Institute, 
       Excellence Initiative Humboldt University, Charité, MDC Berlin). 


Research profile