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C. Giovanni Galizia

Chair

Zoology and Neurobiology


Universität Konstanz
Fachbereich Biologie

D-78457 Konstanz, Germany

Tel: +49-7531-88-2238
Fax: +49-7531-88-3894

room: M 1103

email:giovanni.galizia/-/uni-konstanz.de

web: http://neuro.uni-konstanz.de

Curriculum vitae

Born in Rome (Italy)), schools in Rome.
Undergraduate university studies (Mathematics and Biology) at the Freie Universität Berlin 1986-1989 (Germany).
Ph.D. in Zoology at the University of Cambridge(U.K.) 1990-1993.
Postdoc at the Max-Planck Institute for Developmental Biology (with Chr. Müller) in Tübingen 1993-1995 (Germany).
Postdoc at the Freie Universität in Berlin (with Randolf Menzel) 1995-2002. 
Research Group Leader (Nachwuchsgruppe Volkswagenstiftung) at the Freie Universität Berlin 1999-2005. 
Habilitation 2002 (Zoology) at the FU Berlin. 
Associate Professor for Entomology and Entomologist at the Department of Entomology, University of California, Riverside (USA) 2003-2005. 
Professor for Zoology and Neurobiology at the Universität Konstanz since 2005.
Director of the Zukunftskolleg at the University of Konstanz since 10/2009.

Publications, talks: see complete list!

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Since Sept. 2008: Dean of the Fachbereich Biologie at the Universität Konstanz.

Fellow of the Cambridge Philosophical Society.

Editorial Board in "Journal of Comparative Physiology A".

Memberships: Society for Neuroscience (SFN), Neurowissenschaftliche Gesellschaft (NWG), Deutsche Zoologische Gesellschaft (DZG), European Chemoreception Research Organization (ECRO), Deutscher Hochschulverband, Bund für Umwelt und Naturschutz (BUND), Verein der Ehemaligen der Universität Konstanz (VEUK). Support Amnesty International.

Honors

2000-2005: Founding member of "Die Junge Akademie", where I was in the executive committee, in the group "Wissenschaftspolitik", and particularly involved in the group "Heureka - Evidenzkriterien in der Wissenschaft".

2005: Elected mentor of the year in the honors program of the University of California, Riverside.

2007: Visiting Professor Università di Cagliari, Italy.

2009: Foreign Member of The Royal Norwegian Society of Sciences and Letter, Norway.