TU Dresden


Dr. Caghan Kizil

2009   PhD Max Planck institute Developmental Biology, Tübingen, Germany
2005 MSc Max Planck institute Biophysical Chemistry, Göttingen, Germany
2003BSc Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey

Positions held

since 2014German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases Junior Group Leader Neuroscience within Helmholtz Association, Arnoldstr. 18, 01307, Dresden, Germany
2009– 2014 Postdoc - Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) Cluster of Excellence, Center for Regenerative Therapies Dresden Neuroscience (CRTD), Department of Developmental Genetics, Tatzberg 47/49, 01307 Dresden, Germany.


2015  Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) Research Grant
2014  Associate Professorship of Biology (Higher Education and Science Council, Turkey)
2013Helmholtz Association - Young Investigator Group Award
2013Alzheimer Intiative e.V. Research Grant – joint
2011– 2014Travel fellowships from Gordon Research Conferences, Keystone Meeting, the Company of Biologists, International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR), National Institutes of Health (NIH)
2000TÜBİTAK, scholarship for scientific education and research
1999Ministry of Education of the Republic of Turkey
1999Türkiye Is Bankasi A.S University Entrance Exams Success Award


Group Leader

Dr. Caghan Kizil

Assistant to Group Leader

Kristin Baues
Phone: +49 (0)351 210463701