Short CV/Education and training

  • 1997 – 2000
    BSc in Cell Biology, University of Manchester, UK

  • 2000 – 2002
    MSc in Biomolecular Sciences, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

  • 2002 – 2006
    PhD in Biology, Max Planck Institute for Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany

  • 2006 – 2011
    Postdoctoral Fellow, Department for Molecular Cell Biology, University of California at Berkeley, USA

  • Since 2011
    Emmy Noether Junior Group Leader, LMU Munich, Germany

Selected publications

  • Classen AK, Bunker BD, Harvey KF, Vaccari T, Bilder D (2009): A tumor suppressive activity of Drosophila Polycomb genes mediated by JAK/STAT signaling. In: Nature Genetics. 41(10):1150-5

  • Classen AK, Anderson K, Marois E, Eaton S (2005): Hexagonal packing of Drosophila wing epithelial cells by the Planar Cell Polarity pathway. In: Developmental Cell. 9(6):805-17


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