Dr. rer. nat. Jan von Langermann

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Curriculum vitae (short version)

  • since 2013: Group leader 'biocatalytic synthesis' at University of Rostock, Germany
  • 2012: Postdoc at University of Minnesota in Saint Paul, USA within the research group of Prof. Dr. Romas J. Kazlauskas
  • 2010: Guest scientist at Astrazeneca AB in Södertälje, Sweden
  • 2008-2011: Postdoc at Max-Planck-Institute for Dynamics for complex technical Systems, Germany within the research group of Prof. Dr. Andreas Seidel-Morgenstern
  • 2008: PhD-thesis “Medium-engineering for enzymatic reactions, different examples of hydroxynitrile lyases and alcohol dehydrogenases“
  • 2007: Guest scientist at Institute of Chemical Process Fundamentals ASCR, v.v.i. in Prague, Czech Republic
  • 2005-2008: PhD-student within the research group of Prof. Dr. Udo Kragl at the University of Rostock, Germany
  • 1999-2004: student, chemistry at University of Rostock, Germany

Awards and Scholarships

  • 2021+: Heisenberg Fellowship of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
  • 2020: Jochen Block Prize 2020
  • 2018: Biocat Poster Award 2018
  • 2018: Inspired Silver Award Rostock 2018 ("inspired" Der Ideenwettbewerb, Universität Rostock, 2018)
  • 2015: 12th Japanese-German Frontiers of Science Symposium of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation; selection & presentation incl. travel scholarship
  • 2013/2012: various travel scholarships of the German Academic Exchange Service for scientific conferences
  • 2012: Postdoctoral Researcher Fellowship of the German Academic Exchange Service (1 year stay at the University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, USA; PI: Prof. Romas Kazlauskas)




Dr. Jan von Langermann

University of Rostock
Institute of Chemistry
Biocatalysis group
Albert-Einstein-Str. 3A
18059 Rostock, Germany

Office: 002
Tel.:     +49-(0)381-498-6456
Fax:     +49-(0)381-498-6452
E-Mail: jan.langermannuni-rostockde