Dr. Boris P. Chagnaud

Curriculum Vitae

Professional positions
2014 to present
Associate faculty of the Graduate School of Systemic Neurosciences Munich.
2011 to present Scientific assistant at the Department Biology II, Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich, Germany. Laboratory of Prof. Dr. Hans Straka.
2011 Postdoctoral research associate at the Department Biology II. Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich, Germany. Laboratory of Prof. Dr. Hans Straka.
2007 to 2011 Postdoctoral research associate at the Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Cornell University, USA. Laboratory of Prof. Dr. Andrew H. Bass.
2007 Postdoctoral research associate at the Center for Neurodynamics, University of Missouri – St. Louis, USA. Laboratory of Prof. Dr. Lon A. Wilkens.
2003 to 2006 Research assistant at the Department of Comparative Neurophysiology, University of Bonn, Germany. Laboratory of Prof. Dr. Horst Bleckmann.



Education
2016
Venia legendi (habilitation) from the Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich, Germany.
2006 Doctorate degree from the University of Bonn, Germany. Advisor: Prof. Dr. Horst Bleckmann
2003 Diploma from the University of Bonn, Germany. Advisor: Prof. Dr. Horst Bleckmann
1997 High school (Abitur)

Grants & Awards
2016 LMUexcellent award
2014 Primary investigator in a collaborative research project of the DFG (CRC 870 “Assembly and Function of Neuronal Circuits”)
2014 Financial support from the Graduate School of Systemic Neurosciences Munich to improve a neurophysiology course for Bachelor and Master students
2013 Financial support from the Graduate School of Systemic Neurosciences Munich to develop a neurophysiology course for Bachelor and Master students
2012 Financial support from the Munich Centre for Neurosciences to improve quality of teaching in a neurophysiology course for Master students
2011 Financial support from the Graduate School of Systemic Neurosciences Munich to improve quality of teaching in a Neurophysiology course for Master students
2011 Co-PI in a project within the „Integriertes Forschungs- und Behandlungszentrum für Schwindel, Gleichgewichts- und Augenbewegungsstörungen“. Sponsored by the Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung
2009 Recipient of DFG travel funds to attend the German Neuroscience meeting
2008 Grass Fellowship in Neuroscience, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole
2007 Heiligenberg student travel award (International Society for Neuroethology)
2006 FENS Student Travel Award (Federation of European Neuroscience Societies)
1997 Scholar price of the German chemical industry