Short CV/Education and training

  • 1969 – 1975
    Studied biology, University of Freiburg, University of Münster, Germany; University of Salzburg, Austria

  • 1975 – 1978
    Doctorate, University of Freiburg

  • 1978 – 1981
    Research associate, University of Freiburg

  • 1981 – 1983
    Postdoctoral research fellow, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA, S.S. Easter on a German Research Foundation (DFG) fellowship

  • 1983 – 1986
    Research associate, Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology, Tübingen, Dept. F. Bonhoeffer

  • 1985
    Habilitation (postdoctoral qualification) neurobiology, University of Tübingen, Germany

  • 1986 – 1990
    Director of a junior research group, Friedrich Miescher Laboratory, Max Planck Society, Tübingen

  • Since 1990
    C4 professorship in neurobiology, University of Konstanz, Germany

Selected publications

  • Stuermer, C.A.O.: The reggie/flotillin connection to axon growth. In: Trends in Cell Biology 20, 2010. pp. 6-13.

  • Stuermer, C.A.O. et al.: Cellular roles of the prion protein in association with reggie/flotillin microdomains. In: Frontiers in Bioscience 15, 2010. pp. 1075-1085.

  • Malaga-Trillo, E. et al.: Regulation of embryonic cell adhesion by the prion protein. In: PLOS Biol. 7(3): e1000055. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1000055

  • Munderloh, C. et al.: Reggies/flotillins regulate retinal axon regeneration in the zebrafish optic nerve and differentiation of hippocampal and N2a neurons. In: Journal of Neuroscience 29, 2009. pp. 6607-6615.

  • Stuermer, C.A.O. et al.: GPI-anchored proteins and fyn kinase assemble in non-caveolar plasmamembrane microdomains defined by reggie-1 and reggie-2. In: Molecular Biology of the Cell 12, 2001. pp. 3031-3045.

  • Stuermer, C.A.O.: Retinotopic organization of the developing retinotectal projection in the zebrafish embryo. In: Journal of Neuroscience 8, 1988. pp. 4513-4530.

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Society for Neuroscience

  • German Neuroscience Society (NWG)

  • Member of the Committee on Scientific Instrumentation of the German Research Foundation (DFG), since 2008

  • Member of the Senate of the DFG, 1993-1999

Additional qualifications

  • Initiator and spokesperson of a Transregional Collaborative Research Centre Konstanz–Zurich, 2003 – 2007

  • Initiator and spokesperson of a German Research Foundation (DFG) Research Unit at the University of Konstanz, Germany 1995 – 2001

Soft Skills/Other activities and achievements

Additional interests

  • Research


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