Christina M. Lill, MD (AG Lill)

Group leader

Positions

Current:

(1) Research group leader, Translational Epidemiology Group, Lübeck Interdisciplinary Platform for Genome Analytics, University of Lübeck, Germany (since 2018)

(2) Lecturer (part-time), School of Public Health, Imperial College London (ICL), UK (since 2018)

(3) Resident in Medical Genetics, Institute of Human Genetics, University of Lübeck, Germany (since 2016)

Past:

Resident in Medical Genetics, Charité University Medicine, Berlin, Germany (2008-2009), postdoctoral researcher, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany (2010-2011), postdoctoral researcher, Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Berlin, Germany (2012-2014), postdoctoral researcher, Institute of Neurogenetics, University of Lübeck, Germany (2015-2016), Research group leader, Institute of Neurogenetics, University of Lübeck, Germany (2016-2018)

 

Education/training:

Institution and location Degree Year Field of study
Ludwig Maximilian University Munich M.D. 2005 Medicine
Massachusetts Institute for Neurodegenerative Disease, Harvard Medical School, Boston Predoctoral fellowship 2006-07 Neuroscience, genetics
Charité University Medicine, Berlin Residency 2008-09 Medical genetics (training in neurology)
Westfälische Wilhelms University, Münster Dissertation (Dr. med.) 2012 Neurogenetics
Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz M.Sc. 2015 Epidemiology
University of Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany Residency 2016-current Medical genetics (genetic counseling)

 

Major current funding (projects as (co-)PI only):

CAF, budget ~$1,000,000, funding period: 2021-2023
MJFF, budget: ~€650,000, funding period: 2020-2023 (PI)
ERC/H2020 (#732592), budget: €1,112,545, funding period: 2017-2022 (local co-PI)
DFG (FOR2488/1, GZ LI 2654/2-1), budget: €277,760, funding period: 2016-2021 (PI)

Awards

2016     “Young Leaders in Science” Program of the Schering Foundation
2015     Renate-Maaß Award for Brain Research
2015     Travel award of the GlaxoSmithKline foundation
2009     Travel award of the Felgenhauer foundation
2006 – 2007     MD thesis research scholarship (Promotionsstipendium) of the German Academic Exchange Service (Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst)
2000 – 2005     Scholarship of the e-fellows.net GmbH & Co KG
1999 – 2005     Scholarship of the German National Merit Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes)