John van der Oost#

Email:john.vanderoost 'at' wur.nl
Membership Number:5108
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:THE NETHERLANDS
Section:BIOCHEMISTRY & MOLECULAR BIOLOGY
Username:jvanderoost
Elected:2019
ORCID:0000-0001-5024-1871
Homepage: http://www.mib.wur.nl


Present and Previous Positions
  • 2009 - present Visiting Professor, Thermal Biol. Inst., Montana State University, Bozeman, USA
  • 2005 - present Professor, Microbiology and Biochemistry, Wageningen University, NL
  • 2002 - 2005 Associate Professor, Bacterial Genetics, Wageningen University, NL
  • 1995 - 2002 Assistant Professor, Bacterial Genetics, Wageningen University, NL
  • 1992 - 1995 Royal Neth. Acad. Sci. (KNAW) Senior Res. Fellow (3 yr), Free Univ. Amsterdam, NL
  • 1992 - 1992 EMBL Postdoctoral Fellow (6 months), EMBL, Heidelberg, DE
  • 1990 - 1991 EMBO Postdoctoral Fellow (2 yr), EMBL, Heidelberg, DE
  • 1989 - 1990 Finnish Academy Postdoctoral Fellow (4 months), University of Helsinki, FI

Fields of Scholarship
  • CRISPR-Cas
  • Cascade
  • Cpf1 (Cas12)
  • ThermoCas9
  • Prokaryotic Argonaute (pAgo)
  • Bacterial anti-virus systems

Honours and Awards
  • 2019 Awarded ERC Advanced Grant
  • 2019 Elected member of Koninklijke Hollandsche Maartschappij der Wetenschappen (oldest Netherlands Science Society)
  • 2018 Spinoza Prize (highest Netherlands research award, Netherlands Research Organization (NWO))
  • 2017 NWO Gravitation consortium grant (18 MEuro)
  • 2017 Elected member of Royal Netherlands Academy of Sciences (KNAW)
  • 2016 International Lecture award Federation European Biochemical Societies (FEBS)
  • 2015 NWO-TOP personal grant (0.8 MEuro)
  • 2014 Elected member of European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO)
  • 2010 NWO-TOP personal grant (0.8 MEuro)
  • 2005 NWO-VICI personal grant (1.2 MEuro)

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