Dr. Nils Schrader

Dr. Nils Schrader

BIO.NRW

After studying Biotechnology at the TU Braunschweig followed by a research stay at the university hospital of Ulm,  work for his PhD in biochemistry has been mainly conducted at the State University of New York at Stony Brook and Brookhaven National Laboratory, New York, USA. Following a postdoctoral stay at the structural biology group of the Max-Planck-Institute in Dortmund, Nils Schrader joined BIO.NRW - The home of Biotech in 2009 as scientific project manager. In 2018, he became Managing Director of the BIO.NRW network in Düsseldorf. Today, BIO.NRW is the official umbrella organization of the federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia covering topics from pharmaceutical biotechnology to bioeconomy and the core areas of life sciences. Nils Schrader is member of several jurys for awards and programs of public funding as well as member of the board of advisors of MedLife Aachen e.V.