Peter Østrup Jensen

Peter Østrup Jensen

Associate Professor

Curriculum vitae for

                                                                                                       

Peter Østrup Jensen

Date of Birth: 09.02.1962

Address: Costerton Biofilm Center, Department of Immunology and Microbiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 3B, Bygn. 24.1.26, 2200 København.

Institute for Inflammation Research, Center for Rheumatology and Spine Diseases, Rigshospitalet, Bldg 7522, Ole Maaløesvej 24, 2200 København.

KMA, Rigshospitalet, Bldg 7602, Ole Maaløesvej 26, 2200 København.

 

Academic degrees:

Master of Science (Biology), University of Copenhagen 1991

Ph.D., Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen 2003

 

Research positions:

Scholarship at The Finsen Laboratory, Copenhagen 1989-1991

Research assistant at the Isotope Central, Copenhagen 1991

Research fellowship at The Finsen laboratory, Copenhagen 1992-1998

Clinical assistant at KMA, Rigshospitalet, 1999-2003

Research assistant at Center for Biomedical Microbiology, DTU 2003

Post doc at KMA, Rigshospitalet, 2004-2006

Head of the Phagocyte Laboratory, KMA, Rigshospitalet 2006-2016

Associate Professor at Costerton Biofilm Center, Department of Immunology and Microbiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen 2017-

Researcher at the Phagocyte Laboratory, KMA, Rigshospitalet 2017-

Researcher at the Institute for Inflammation Research, Rigshospitalet 2017-

 

Research interest: Effect of the inflammatoryresponse on the chemical micro-environment.

Publications: 107 peer reviewed papers, 1 editorial, 8 book chapters, 1 book, and 3 proceedings. 2 manuscripts are under review. Citations in Google Scholar: 7709. H-index: 43. Citations in Web of Science: 5179. H-index: 36. 7 highly cited papers in field.

Editorial duties: Editor-in-Chief at APMIS. More than 50 reviews for more than 25 scientific journals.

Supervision: 8 PhD students, 6 Master students, 4 Bachelor students.

Teaching: Lectures in flow cytometry on 2 post-graduate courses at Aarhus University, lectures in immune response to biofilm on 6 post graduate courses at University of Copenhagen, oral presentations on more than 20 international scientific meetings, co-organizer of Eurobiofilms 2011. Organizer of the bi-weekly scientific seminars at KMA, Rigshospitalet 2006-2016.

 

Grants obtained:

Research fellowship. Donated by the Danish Cancer Society. 1992-1995.

Ph.D study at Rigshospitalet. Donated by Rigshospitalet. 2000-2002.

Ph.D study. Donated by University of Copenhagen. 2010-2012

CCC-Biotech-programme: 1.414.000 dkr. 2014-2017

 

Co-applicant in:

“Paradigm lost – Chronic infections take the place of acute infections – Microscope”: 3.297.904 dkr donated by The Lundbeck Foundation. 2013.

The 5 year Ph.D. project with integrated Masters “Role of Denitrification in Pseudomonas aeruginosa lung infection and antibiotic tolerance” donated by The Lundbeck Foundation. 2015-2019.

“Better hydrogen peroxide sensors for studying bacterial infections and immune responses": 6.326.078 dkr donated by The Danish Council for Independent Research | Technology and Production Sciences. 2016-2018.

“The role of polymorphonuclear leucocytes in the establishment of chronic infections”: 1.575.000 dkr donated by The Lundbeck Foundation . 2017-2018.

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