Curriculum Vitae

Tim Lüddecke, M.Sc
Institutional address: Fraunhofer Institute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology IME, Animal Venomics Research Group, LOEWE Centre for Translational Biodiversity Genomics, Winchesterstr.2, 35394 Gießen                                                                                                                      


09/2018 – current                PhD student at Fraunhofer Institute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology – Animal Venomics ; Gießen

04/2016 – 08/2018             Student at Technical University of Braunschweig (Master); Braunschweig

10/2012 – 04/2016              Student at Technical University of Braunschweig (Bachelor); Braunschweig

08/2008 – 09/2012            Lab Technician at Heubach GmbH; Langelsheim

07/2008                                 Abitur at Robert Bosch Gesamtschule; Hildesheim

Board memberships: Second chairman of the German Arachnological Society (since 2019)

Service as a reviewer: Scientific Reports, Salamandra, Toxins, Toxicon

Awards and grants: Young researcher grant of the DeArGe 2018 (1800€), Travel Grant of the German Embassy in Ecuador (Quito) 2019 (1500€), Travel Grant of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) 2019 (2600€).

Participation on symposia and congresses: GfG summer meeting 2016 – Adaption in nature – from ecology to genomes (Braunschweig, 2016); Spring meeting 2018 of the ZAG Wirbellose (Halle, 2018); Arachnoweekend 2018 of the DeArGe (Hessisch Lichtenau, 2018); Deutscher  Herpetologentag 2018 of the DGHT (Magdeburg, 2018); INSECTA 2018 (Gießen, 2018); Recombinant Protein Production 10 of the European Federation of Biotechnology (Hersonissos, Greece 2019); 2nd Congresso Latinoamericano de Biogeografia and Humboldt 250 Conference (Quito, Ecuador 2019); 2019 World Congress of the International Society on Toxinology (Buenos Aires, Argentina 2019),  Bioengineering of Toxins 2019 of the SFET (Paris, France 2019).                                   

Memberships in scientific associations: Society of Systematic Biologists (SSB); Deutsche Arachnologische Gesellschaft/ German Society for Arachnology (DeArGe), International Society on Toxinology (IST); French Society of Toxinology (SFET); European Federation of Biotechnology

Deutsche Arachnologische Gesellschaft e.V.