Tim Tolker-Nielsen

Tim Tolker-Nielsen

Professor

Professor of Medical Molecular Microbiology since 2012.

 

EDUCATION:

Master of Science (chemical engineering) from the Technical University of Denmark.

PhD in molecular microbiology from the Technical University of Denmark.

DMSc from the University of Copenhagen.

 

PREVIOUS EMPLOYMENT:

1995-2001:    Post Doc at Department of Microbiology, the Technical University of Denmark.

2001-2008:    Associate Professor at Department of Systems Biology, the Technical University of Denmark.

2008-2012:   Associate Professor at Department of International Health, Immunology and Microbiology at the University of Copenhagen.

 

RESEARCH AREA: 

Chronic bacterial infections. Antibiotic resistance mechanisms. Molecular mechanisms involved in microbial biofilm formation and persistence. c-di-GMP-signaling. Identification of drug candidates that can interfere with biofilm formation and antimicrobial resistance.

 

BIBLIOMETRICS:

Peer-reviewed articles: ~150.  Citations: ~25.000.  H-index: ~75 (according to Google Scholar). Book chapters: ~10.

 

TEACHING AREA:

Teach microbiology to undergraduate and graduate students at the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen.

  

 

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