Prof. Dr. Wolf B. Frommer

Prof. Dr. Wolf B. Frommer

Universität Düsseldorf

Professional Work Experience in Germany

  • Alexander von Humboldt Professor, Heinrich Heine Universität Düsseldorf; 2017-
  • Guest Professor, Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Köln; 2017-
  • Full Professor, Chair of Plant Physiology, Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen;1996-2003
  • Cofounder and Director of Center for Plant Molecular Biology Tübingen, ZMBP; 1997–2001
  • Head, Independent Young Investigator Group, BMBF-funded, Institut für Genbiologische Forschung, Berlin; 1992–1996
  • Head of a research group in Department of Prof. Dr. Lothar Willmitzer, Institut für Genbiologische Forschung, Berlin; 1990–1991
  • Postdoctoral fellow at the Institut für Genbiologische Forschung, Berlin, (Prof. Dr. Lothar Willmitzer); 1988–1989

Professional Work Experience in Japan, USA and China

  • Principal Investigator, Visiting Professor, Institute for Transformative Biomolecules, Nagoya University, 2016-
  • Staff Member, Department of Plant Biology, Carnegie Institution for Science; 03/2003-03/2021
  • Director, Department of Plant Biology, Carnegie Institution for Science; 2009-2016
  • Acting Director, Department of Plant Biology, Carnegie Institution for Science; 2007-2009
  • Adjunct Professor, Biology Department, Stanford University; 2004-2011, 2016-2021
  • Full Professor, Biology Department, Stanford University; 2011-2016
  • Bio-X affiliated Faculty, Stanford University; 2006-2017
  • Vice President, Feedstocks Division, JBEI (Joint Bioenergy Institute; www.jbei.org), Emeryville, CA; 2007-2009
  • Visiting Faculty, Laurence Berkeley National Laboratories, Berkeley, CA; 2007-2014
  • Postdoctoral fellow at Shanghai Institute for Plant Physiology, CAS, China, 10–12/1987