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Federico Manuel Giorgi

Ricercatore a tempo determinato tipo b) (senior)

Dipartimento di Farmacia e Biotecnologie

Settore scientifico disciplinare: BIO/13 BIOLOGIA APPLICATA

Curriculum vitae

2018-present

Senior Assistant Professor of Bioinformatics at University of Bologna, Italy.

 

2016-2017

Research Scientist at Cancer Research UK, Cambridge University (UK). Projects focused on early detection of Lung Cancer through gene network analysis. Supervisors Prof. Sir Bruce Ponder and Dr. Florian Markowetz

 

2013-2016

Research Scientist at Columbia University, New York (USA). Projects focused on the analysis of regulatory network activation in cancer patients. Supervisor Prof. Andrea Califano

 

2012-2013

Research Fellow at Institute of Applied Genomics, Udine (Italy). Projects focused on Transcriptomics, RNA-Seq, DNA-Seq and Allele Specific Expression in crop plants. Supervisor Prof. Michele Morgante

 

21/11/2011

PhD in Bioinformatics of Molecular Plant Physiology, University of Potsdam (Germany). Thesis title: “Expression-based reverse engineering of Plant Transcriptional Networks”. Thesis supervisor Prof. Dr. Mark Stitt

Final grade magna cum laude

 

2008-2011

Enrolled in a three-year PhD program at Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology, Golm (Germany). PhD subject: Bioinformatics and Statistical Learning applied to Plant Biology, within Integrative Carbon Biology group, supervisor Dr. Björn Usadel

 

27/03/2008

MSc in Bioinformatics, course of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, University of Bologna (Italy). Thesis title: "Construction of a Database to analyze network features of cancer-related genes", supervisor Prof. Francesca Ciccarelli

Final grade 110/110 cum laude

 

26/10/2004

BSc in Molecular Biology, course of Biotechnology, University of Bologna (Italy). Thesis title: “Analysis of Erb-B1 gene mutations in relation to sensitivity to Iressa in human tumoral cells”, supervisors Prof. Giovanni Capranico and Prof. Giuseppe Giaccone

Final grade 110/110 cum laude

 

2004

Trainee at Department of Oncology, Vrije Universiteit of Amsterdam (Netherlands), supervisor Dr. Josè Antonio Rodriguez

 

05/07/2001

Scientific High School degree, Liceo “Enrico Fermi”, Bologna

Final grade 100/100 cum laude