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Staff overview

Metabolic Genetics | Integrative Physiology | Metabolic Receptology | Translational Metabolic Physiology | Metabolic Imaging and Liver Metabolism | Science Communication | Center Administration | Full Staff List

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NameTitleJob responsibilitiesPhoneE-mail
Adam BencardAssistant professor Museum Inspector +45 353-20875E-mail
Agnete Troen LundgaardMaster thesis student  +45 353-32367E-mail
Alba Gonzalez-FranquesaPostdoc  +45 353-37618E-mail
Albert PallejaPostdoc  +45 353-37001E-mail
Alexander MunkResearch assistant  +45 353-37002E-mail
Ali AltintasPostdoc  +45 353-30625E-mail
Alireza KashaniPhD student  +45 60 85 62 87E-mail
Ana Cristina Mosebo FernandesPA/Research coordinator  +45 353-32865E-mail
Andreas Nygaard MadsenVisiting Researcher Visiting researcher +45 24 80 56 29E-mail
Anette BjerregaardLaboratory technician Laboratory technician +45 353-32466E-mail
Anette Marianne Prior GjesingInternational researcher  +45 353-37131E-mail
Anna Amalie Møller HansenStudent   E-mail
Anna Elisabet JonssonPostdoc  +45 353-37004E-mail
Anna Katrine SkauBioanalyst  +45 353-34214E-mail
Anna Skab HassingMaster thesis student  +45 353-37702E-mail
Anna Sofie HustedPhD student  +45 353-37006E-mail
Annemette FormanBiomedical laboratory technician Collecting human samples from trial participiants, physiological studies: ogtt, mmit. freezerlogistic +45 20 20 76 26E-mail
Annie Jane PinderPhD student Computer science, Algorithms, Microbiome, Data +45 353-33521E-mail
Arturas MaslauskasFinancial controller Budgeting, economy, financial reporting, follow-up on NNF grant, external grants budgeting preparation and approval, salary allocation and forecasts, budget disposition for international alliances +45 23 48 47 75E-mail
Aske Wulff HelgeStudent assistant  +45 353-34866E-mail
Asker Daniel BrejnrodPostdoc  +45 353-31921E-mail
Astrid Linde BassePostdoc Circadian rhythm, Exercise, NAD salvage pathways, Nampt, Skeletal muscle, Mouse, Insulin sensitivity, Type 2 diabetes, Glucose metabolism, PCR +45 353-33028E-mail
Atefeh RabieePostdoc  +45 353-36288E-mail
Barbara ThaysenLaboratory technician In vivo, Tissue, Blood, Genotyping, PCR, qPCR, Micro array, Micedatabase, Primary Cells, RNA purification, ELISA, FACS +45 353-34170E-mail
Behnam SepandiIT supporter IT support and service: ordering, installation, optimisation +45 353-27219E-mail
Berit SvendsenPostdoc  +45 353-27536E-mail
Birgitte HolstProfessor Group Leader, Deputy director +45 353-37586E-mail
Birgitte Rahbek KornumPostdoc  +45 353-36920E-mail
Bjørn QuistorffProfessor   
Bolette HartmannAssociate professor Gut hormones and bone remodeling +45 353-27501E-mail
Brice EmanuelliAssistant professor Group leader +45 353-37016E-mail
Camilla Charlotte SchéeleAssociate professor Associate professor, group leader +45 353-30762E-mail
Camilla Helene SandholtAffiliate (postdoc)  +45 353-37125E-mail
Carla Renata Carvalho da SilveiraSecretary  +45 353-30251E-mail
Caroline Bibi Trunk-Black JuelAffiliate (PhD student)  +45 353-33282
Caroline Heje ThonResearch assistant  +45 353-37391E-mail
Carolyn F. DeaconAssociate professor Group leader, Deputy director +45 353-27523E-mail
Cecilia Friis RatnerPostdoc  +45 353-37017E-mail
Cecilie Nandrup-BusAffiliate (PhD student)  +45 353-37934
Cecilie Hundahl JohnsenPhD student  +45 353-37019E-mail
Cecilie Naledi Maagaard JensenPersonal assistant (PA)  +45 353-35050E-mail
Charlotte Bayer ChristiansenPhD student  +45 353-34473E-mail
Christian Riis FormanStudent assistant   E-mail
Christian Theil HaveResearch academic officer  +45 353-37024E-mail
Christian Tobias Torp-PedersenGuest researcher  +45 353-31953E-mail
Christina M Foglander JensenSenior legal adviser Legal advisor and responsible for center related agreements and contracts +45 353-35380E-mail
Christine BøjsøePhD student  +45 353-31145E-mail
Christoffer ClemmensenAssociate professor Associate professor +45 22 91 63 33E-mail
Christoffer WiingaardResearch fellow  +45 353-34037E-mail
Chunyu JinStaff scientist  +45 353-37026E-mail
Cilius Esmann FonvigAffiliate (PhD student)  +45 353-33918E-mail
Danial AhwaziMaster thesis student Visiting master thesis student +45 353-25398E-mail
David Wray FeatherstonSenior research coordinator Fundraising support & Innovation consultancy for center scientists: grant writing & scouting, project brainstorming workshops, network & out-reach activities. Coordinates the Group Leader and Postdoc Forums. +45 51 82 70 08E-mail
Dmitrii BorisevichResearch assistant   
Dolly Nenga Malama Kazoka-SørensenLaboratory technician  +45 353-37028E-mail
Dorthe Corfitzen PedersenPhD student   E-mail
Dylan RauschResearch assistant   
Ehm Astrid Andersson GalijatovicPostdoc  +45 353-37130E-mail
Elahu Gosney SustarsicPostdoc  +45 353-37740E-mail
Eleonora ManittaResearch assistant   
Elif Begüm GökerküçükResearch assistant   
Elisabeth Christiansen External affiliate  E-mail
Emil AndersenPhD student Epigenetics, DNA methylation, Adipose tissue, Adipocytes, Clinical research, Cell culturing, MACS, Sequencing +45 53 32 10 12E-mail
Emilie DalbramMaster thesis student  +45 353-33791E-mail
Emilie Glad BakPhD student  +45 353-31510E-mail
Emma Strecker CollinsBachelor student Master's Thesis Student +45 353-31272E-mail
Franziska MendeResearch assistant  +45 353-37032E-mail
Gerald I. Shulman Honorary professor, Scientific director  E-mail
Gert Fredrik BäckhedProfessor Professor, Group leader +45 353-37033E-mail
Grete Riis LademannSection secretary Personal Assistant, section secretary, invoice management, expense reporting, purchases +45 21 84 96 81E-mail
Gry Julie KlavsenBiomedical laboratory technician Genotyping, Sequencing, PCR, extraction (DNA/Bacterial DNA), Patientstudies +45 353-37035E-mail
Hanne VarmarkSenior research coordinator Assisting and consulting Center scientists: Fundraising, grant writing support, career and skill development workshops, network activities, support of Group Leader Forum and educational activities +45 353-37036E-mail
Hannelouise KissowAssociate professor Associate professor, Group leader +45 353-26651E-mail
Hayley Beth BurmMaster thesis student   E-mail
Helle HaldHead of administration  +45 353-36110E-mail
Henrik JessenStudent assistant  +45 36 33 48 15E-mail
Henrik VestergaardAssociate professor Group leader +45 353-37038E-mail
Hikaru WatanabeGuest researcher  +45 353-34612E-mail
Hjørdis Louise Jørgensen TrappCentre secretary Bilingual Correspondent, Registration of holidays and absence, proof-reading, electronic invoice management, expense reports, purchases, digital archiving and electronic records, recruitment of Research Assistants +45 353-33159E-mail
Iuliia KaravaevaPhD student  +45 353-31258E-mail
Jacob Ardenkjær-LarsenStudent  +45 28 28 97 13E-mail
Jakob Bondo HansenPostdoc  +45 353-30780E-mail
Jane Sohn ThomsenSenior research coordinator Project manager of two NNF Challenge Grants awarded to Scientific Directors Thue Schwartz and Juleen Zierath, respectively; provides research coordinator assistance tailored to the Schwartz and Zierath Sections. +45 353-37043E-mail
Jenna Elizabeth HuntResearch assistant Gut Hormone Biology Lab +45 353-35956E-mail
Jennifer Lyn BakerAssociate professor  +45 353-34667E-mail
Jens Christian ØllgaardAffiliate (research assistant)  +45 353-36328E-mail
Jens Juul HolstProfessor Scientific Director +45 353-27518E-mail
Jens Skjoldan SvenningsenLaboratory assistant  +45 353-33281E-mail
Jens-Christian HolmAssociate professor Section for Metabolic Genetics +45 59 48 42 08E-mail
Jeppe Hvidtfeldt EkbergPhD student  +45 353-37045E-mail
Jette Bork-JensenResearch academic officer  +45 353-37046E-mail
Jinyi ZhangGuest researcher  +45 353-37116E-mail
Johanne Marie JustesenPostdoc  +45 353-37076E-mail
Jonas Thue TreebakAssociate professor Group Leader +45 24 80 53 98E-mail
Juleen R ZierathProfessor Executive Director +45 353-37048E-mail
Julia Chuiko-LundHR and communications officer MA in International Business Communications and Languages; web, press release, PR, text production, internal communication +45 353-31254E-mail
Julie LeeVisiting Postdoc  +45 353-26140E-mail
Julie Rehné LundgrenPhD student Translational Metabolic Physiology +45 353-31119E-mail
Jørgen K. KantersAffiliate associate professor Affiliate (associate professor) +45 353-27402E-mail
Kaja PlucinskaPostdoc  +45 353-34918E-mail
Kaja RuparResearch assistant   E-mail
Karen Nørgaard NielsenPhD student  +45 353-37865E-mail
Karina Nørgaard KaadtmannService secretary  +45 29 61 79 24E-mail
Karolina SulekPostdoc  +45 353-32810E-mail
Kasper Faarkrog HøyerAffiliate (PhD student)   E-mail
Kasper Skov KjærulffStudent assistant  +45 353-25379E-mail
Katharina StohlmannLaboratory technician  +45 353-34722E-mail
Ken ArnoldScience communications director  +45 353-30692E-mail
Kimmie Vestergaard Hansen  +45 353-30742E-mail
Kirsa Skov-JeppesenPhD student  +45 353-37627E-mail
Kirstine Sloth TølbølAffiliate (PhD student)   E-mail
Kitt Mia Falck Petersen Honorary professor, Deputy director  
Kiymet CitirikkayaLaboratory technician Cell culture, blood, DNA/RNA/ protein extraction, qPCR, PCR, cloning, lentivirus, Western Blotting +45 353-37054E-mail
Kristian Aasbjerg AndersenAffiliate (guest researcher)   E-mail
Kristine WilliamsPostdoc  +45 353-34638E-mail
Kristine Højgaard AllinAssociate professor  +45 353-37055E-mail
Kristoffer Lihme EgerodAssistant professor  +45 353-37057E-mail
Lam Opal HuangPostdoc  +45 353-33037E-mail
Lars Roed IngerslevPhD student  +45 353-37060E-mail
Lene ElkjærSection secretary  +45 353-30908E-mail
Lene Brus AlbækBiomedical laboratory technician  +45 353-27516E-mail
Line EngelbrechtsenPhD student  +45 353-33639E-mail
Line Klingen HaugaardPhD student PhD student +45 353-37948E-mail
Line Wulff ChristensenAttendant  +45 353-34689E-mail
Lisbeth Meyer PetersenAnimal technician  +45 353-32607E-mail
Lola Julie TorzPhD student  +45 353-34892E-mail
Lone PeijsPhD student   E-mail
Louise JustesenStudent assistant  +45 353-37064E-mail
Louise Emma WhiteleyAssociate professor Group Leader, Deputy director +45 353-20886E-mail
Louise Julie SkovPhD student  +45 353-37065E-mail
Lærke Rune BrinkMaster student   E-mail
Mads Rosenkilde LarsenPostdoc  +45 353-30701E-mail
Maja Lind NyboPhD student  +45 353-34787E-mail
Maja Storm EngelstoftExternal Section for Metabolic Receptology  E-mail
Malthe Boye BjerregaardSenior curator  +45 353-20887E-mail
Manimozhiyan ArumugamAssociate professor Group Leader +45 353-37581E-mail
Mari Lilith LundPhD student  +45 353-37073E-mail
Maria Baré HolseSection secretary Section secretary, PA to Scientific Director Juleen Zierath and Dr Romain Barres; invoice coordination, travel booking, preparing shipments of samples, ordering of office supplies, student support, ergonaut +45 353-37288E-mail
Maria Camila Alvarez SilvaPhD student  +45 353-36512E-mail
Maria Hauge PedersenInternational researcher Section for Metabolic Receptology +45 353-35431E-mail
Maria Lukács KrogagerGuest researcher  +45 353-35324E-mail
Marianne Agerholm JensenPostdoc  +45 353-37075E-mail
Marianne Gregers JohansenLaboratory technician  +45 353-34413E-mail
Marianne Møller AndersenBiomedical laboratory technician DNA/RNA, RTqPCR, PCR, FACS, Western Blot, Glycogen assay, Glucose Uptake H3+C14, cells, mice and human studies  E-mail
Marie Aare BentsenInternational researcher Section for Metabolic Genetics +45 353-35401E-mail
Marie Amanda Bust LevyLaboratory assistant  +45 353-37142E-mail
Marie Balslev BackePostdoc  +45 353-30773E-mail
Marie Sophie Lykke IsidorPostdoc  +45 353-36550E-mail
Marte SaupstadStudent assistant  +45 353-32857E-mail
Martin AasbrennGuest researcher  +45 353-32965E-mail
Mathilde SvendstrupPhD student  +45 353-37077E-mail
Matthew Paul GillumAssistant professor Group leader +45 353-37078E-mail
Mette HollenstedPostdoc  +45 353-37128E-mail
Mette SimonsLaboratory manager Laboratory Manager +45 353-27607E-mail
Mette TrauelsenPhD student  +45 353-37775E-mail
Mette Korre AndersenPostdoc  +45 353-37881E-mail
Mette Qvistgaard LudwigMaster thesis student   E-mail
Mette Simone Aae MadsenMaster thesis student  +45 353-30397E-mail
Mette Yde HochreuterPhD student  +45 353-37080E-mail
Mie JørgensenSenior adviser MA in International Business Communication, Overall planning and coordination of activities at Medical Museion, Human ressources, economy, fundraising, purchases +45 51 50 13 02E-mail
Mie MechtaAcademic research officer  +45 353-37082E-mail
Mie Korslund Wiinblad CrusellPhD student  +45 353-37083E-mail
Mikkel FrostPhD student  +45 353-35637E-mail
Mille Bækdal NielsenPhD student  +45 353-37150E-mail
Morten DallPhD student  +45 353-37088E-mail
Morten LundhPostdoc  +45 353-37090E-mail
Nadja Buus SøndertoftPhD student  +45 353-37091E-mail
Nanna GerdesMuseum conservator Cand.scient.cons, Academic Conservator; conservation and preservation of historical and recent biomedical and metabolic objects and records, exhibition, collection, curation, registration, documentation, mounting, climatic evaluation +45 31100160 (SMS)E-mail
Narges SafaiPhD student   E-mail
Natalia PetersenResearch consultant  +45 353-34085E-mail
Niels GrarupAssociate professor Group leader, Deputy director +45 353-37126E-mail
Niels Christian Bech VilstrupSenior curator Museum Inspector, Acquisition of metabolic objects, Exhibitions, Curating Medical objects, History of Medicine, The Collection at Medical Museion +45 353-23867E-mail
Nikolaj Thure KrarupAffiliate (researcher)  +45 353-37092E-mail
Odile Martine Julie FabrePostdoc  +45 353-37093E-mail
Ole Hvilsted Olsen External affiliate  E-mail
Ole Lindgård DollerupPhD student  +45 353-30997E-mail
Olga RudenkoPostdoc  +45 353-27342E-mail
Olivia Sveidahl JohansenLaboratory assistant  +45 353-37023E-mail
Oluf Borbye PedersenProfessor Group Leader +45 353-37121E-mail
Pascal Nordgren TimshelPhD student  +45 353-34506E-mail
Patricia Stephanie S PetersenResearch assistant  +45 353-30226E-mail
Pattarawan PattamaprapanontPostdoc  +45 353-33757E-mail
Paul-Theodor PylPostdoc Postdoc +45 353-34726E-mail
Peter SandbeckSenior consultant Data Manager, M.Sc., data management, databases, programming, websites, genotyping software +45 353-37132E-mail
Peter Ejvin WeekeAffiliate (researcher)   E-mail
Piotr DworzynskiPhD student  +45 353-35549E-mail
Randi Bonke MikkelsenPhD student  +45 353-34898E-mail
Rasmus Hytting-AndreasenResearch assistant In vivo, qPCR, PCR, Genotyping, Breeding +45 353-34601E-mail
Rebecca Hinrichsen JebergLaboratory coordinator Laboratory Manager +45 353-37114E-mail
Regitze Kuhr SkalsGuest researcher  +45 353-35286E-mail
Rhianna Che LakerPostdoc postdoc +45 353-31197E-mail
Robina Khan NiaziGuest researcher  +45 353-28256E-mail
Roldan Medina de GuiaPostdoc   
Romain BarrèsAssociate professor Group leader, Deputy director +45 21 84 96 49E-mail
Sabina ChubanavaPhD student  +45 353-32352E-mail
Samuel Addison Jack TrammellPostdoc  +45 353-35601E-mail
Sandra Breum AndersenInternational Researcher International researcher  E-mail
Sara Lind JepsenPhD student  +45 353-34803E-mail
Signe Abitz WintherAffiliate (PhD student)   E-mail
Signe Sørensen TorekovAssociate professor  +45 353-27509E-mail
Siv Annegrethe HjorthAssociate professor  +45 353-34877E-mail
Steen Seier PoulsenAffiliate associate professor  +45 353-27253E-mail
Stine Lindberg VedersøLaboratory technician In vivo, Tissue, Blood, Genotyping, PCR, qPCR, Micro array, Micedatabase +45 353-37528E-mail
Stine Ninel HansenGuest researcher  +45 353-32853E-mail
Susanna SøbergResearch assistant Section of Liver Metabolism and Metabolic Imaging +45 353-34434E-mail
Susanne HummelgaardBiomedical laboratory technician Cell Biology, In Vitro Assays, ELISA, RIA, MSD, Genotyping, Molecular Biology, In Vivo compound formulation +45 353-37530E-mail
Søren MadsenPhD student  +45 353-37533E-mail
Tao MaPostdoc  +45 353-30113E-mail
Tarun Veer Singh AhluwaliaPostdoc  +45 353-37135E-mail
Tenna Ruest Haarmark NielsenAffiliate (PhD student)  +45 353-34566E-mail
Thais De Castro BarbosaGuest researcher   E-mail
Theresia Maria SchnurrPhD student  +45 353-37535E-mail
Thi Ai DiepAssistant professor  +45 353-36498E-mail
Thomas BryrupStudent assistant  +45 353-34668E-mail
Thomas Michael FrimurerAssociate professor Group Leader +45 30 29 20 89E-mail
Thomas Svava NielsenResearcher Mouse Glucose Clamp, Microsurgery, In Vivo Glucose Turnover, Biochemistry, Protein Modification and Signaling +45 353-37536E-mail
Thorkild I.A. SørensenProfessor  +45 93 56 59 34E-mail
Thorsten BrachPostdoc  +45 353-34097E-mail
Thue W. SchwartzProfessor Scientific Director +45 22 62 22 25E-mail
Timo Sebastian KernPhD student  +45 353-34901E-mail
Tina LewisChief Administrative Officer Chief administrative officer +45 353-26395E-mail
Tina Hvidtfeldt LorentzenBiomedical laboratory technician Purification of DNA, PCR, Sanger sequencing, MODY, OGTT, MMTT, Biobank, physiological studies +4523828055E-mail
Tinne Amalie Damgaard NissenMaster thesis student  +45 353-31368E-mail
Tommy Alexander Sigsten PedersenCommunications officer Internal/external communications, Events, CURIS, PhD network +45 353-37527E-mail
Torben HansenProfessor Acting Scientific Director, Group Leader +45 353-37129E-mail
Trine NielsenAssistant professor  +45 353-37544E-mail
Trine Friis ToldstedResearch coordinator Explore and dissemininate funding options. Coordinate, monitor and control processes for the section's funding applications and reporting to the grant provider. Funding and project management, including economy and budgetting +45 23 64 93 70E-mail
Trisha Jean GrevengoedPostdoc  +45 353-34583E-mail
Tue Haldor HansenPostdoc  +45 353-37545E-mail
Tulika AroraPostdoc  +45 353-35383E-mail
Tune Hannes PersAssociate professor Group leader +45 353-35755E-mail
Tuomas Oskari KilpeläinenAssociate professor Group leader +45 353-32247E-mail
Ulrik Kirk HansenMaster thesis student  +45 353-31754E-mail
Uyen Hoang Nguyen PhuongMaster thesis student   E-mail
Vadym TkachStaff scientist  +45 353-37582E-mail
Vincent Rosenbaum AppelPhD student  +45 353-37157E-mail
Yasmin DehestaniMaster student   E-mail
Yuvaraj MahendranPostdoc  +45 353-31207E-mail
Zach Gerhart-HinesAssociate professor Group Leader +45 60 67 06 82E-mail
Zohreh FallahGuest researcher  +4535335006E-mail