Resume - Asst. Prof. Dr. Şükrü Anıl Doğan



Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Mitochondrial Genetics | 2014
    Cologne Cluster of Excellence on Cellular Stress Responses in Aging-Associated Diseases (CECAD), University of Cologne, Cologne, DE
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Aleksandra Trifunovic
    Thesis: Mitochondrial aspartyl-tRNA synthetase (DARS2) deficiency and tissue-specific consequences of defective mitochondrial translation
  • Master of Science (MSc) in Biological Sciences | 2009
    Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara, TR
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Inci Togan
    Thesis: Reassessment of genetic diversity in native Turkish sheep breeds with large numbers of microsatellite markers and mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA)
  • Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Molecular Biology and Genetics | 2005
    Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara, TR


Scientific Awards

  • Postdoctoral Research Associateship at Trinity Hall, University of Cambridge | 2015-2018
  • EMBO Long-Term Fellowship | 2015–2017
  • CECAD Travel Grant Fellow | 2013
  • Gesellschaft fuer Biochemie und Molekularbiologie (GBM) Travel Grant Fellow | 2010
  • International CECAD Graduate School PhD Fellowship | 2009–2012


Scientific Work Experience

  • Assistant Professor | 2018 – present
    Boğaziçi University,
    Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics
  • Investigator Scientist | 2014 – 2018
    Medical Research Council Mitochondrial Biology Unit,
    University of Cambridge, UK
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Massimo Zeviani
  • Postdoctoral Researcher 2014
    Cologne Cluster of Excellence on Cellular Stress Responses in Aging-Associated Diseases (CECAD),
    University of Cologne, DE
    Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Aleksandra Trifunovic