Short CV/Education and training

  • 1992 – 1999
    Medical School of the University of Würzburg and the Université de Caen, France

  • 1998 – 1999
    Practical year at the Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, and the Université de Montpellier, France, and at Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA

  • 2000
    Doctorate, Doctor of Medicine (Dr. med.)

  • 1999 – 2003
    Postdoc at the Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP), Vienna, Austria

  • 2003 – 2005
    Postdoc at the University of Tokyo, Japan

  • 2005 – 2013
    Head of a Max Planck Research Group at the Friedrich Miescher Laboratory of the Max Planck Society in Tübingen

  • since 2014
    Department of Biological Sciences, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, USA

  • 2014 – 2018
    Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, USA

  • Since 2018
    Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, USA

Selected publications

  • Sewart K, Hauf S. Different Functionality of Cdc20 Binding Sites within the

    Mitotic Checkpoint Complex. Curr Biol. 2017 Apr 24;27(8):1213-1220. doi:


  • Kamenz J, Mihaljev T, Kubis A, Legewie S, Hauf S. Robust Ordering of Anaphase Events by Adaptive Thresholds and Competing Degradation Pathways. Mol Cell. 2015 Nov 5;60(3):446-59. doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2015.09.022

  • Kamenz J, Hauf S. Slow checkpoint activation kinetics as a safety device in anaphase. Curr Biol. 2014 Mar 17;24(6):646-51. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2014.02.005

  • Heinrich S, Geissen EM, Kamenz J, Trautmann S, Widmer C, Drewe P, Knop M, Radde N, Hasenauer J, Hauf S. Determinants of robustness in spindle assembly checkpoint signalling. Nat Cell Biol. 2013 Nov;15(11):1328-39. doi: 10.1038/ncb2864

  • Koch A, Krug K, Pengelley S, Macek B, Hauf S. Mitotic substrates of the kinase Aurora with roles in chromatin regulation identified through quantitative phosphoproteomics of fission yeast. Sci Signal. 2011 Jun 28;4(179):rs6. doi: 10.1126/scisignal.2001588

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