Prof. Gerhard Wagner's CV


Biographical Sketch Gerhard Wagner    
Citizen of the United States and Germany
Married, one daughter and one son

Diploma, Physics, Technical University, Munich, Germany       1972
Ph.D, Biophysics, ETH, Zürich, Switzerland                              1977
Privatdozent, Biophysics, ETH, Zürich, Switzerland                  1982
Professional Experience

1977-1978     Research Assistant, ETH Zürich
1978-1979     Research Associate, MIT Cambridge
1979-1982     Research Assistant, ETH Zürich
1982-1991     Privatdozent, ETH Zürich
1987-1989     Associate Professor, Biological Chemistry, University of Michigan,
1989-1990     Professor, Biological Chemistry, University of Michigan
1990-            Professor, Biological Chem. and Mol. Pharmacology,  Harvard Medical School
1992-            Elkan Rogers Blout Professor of Biological Chemistry and Molecular
                     Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School
1987-1994    Member Advisory Committee National NMR Facility at Madison
1988-1991    Member NSF Study Section, Biophysics Program
1998-2000    Member NIH study Section BBCB
1990-1993    Editor FEBS Letters
1990- 2002    Editorial Board Protein Science
1993-1997    Associate Editor Protein Science
1990-1992,  1995, 2013    Section Editor Current Opinion in Structural Biology
1993-            Editorial Board Journal of Magnetic Resonance
1993-            Editorial Board Journal of Biomolecular NMR
1998-            Editorial Board Biochemistry
2001-2015    Associate Editor Cell
2002-2009    Editor Quarterly Reviews in Biophysics
1985-1987    Consultant Hoffmann-LaRoche, Basel
1989- 1993    Scientific Associate, Chiron, Emeryville
1989-1990    Consultant Dow Chemicals, Midland
1990-1992    Consultant Genentech, South San Francisco
1992-1998    Consultant Procept, Inc., Cambridge
1992-1999    Consultant Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Cambridge
1994-1997    Consultant Pfizer
1997-1998    Consultant Dyax, Cambridge
1998-2003    Scientific Advisory Board Enanta Pharmaceuticals, Cambridge
1994-1997    Advisory Board Brookhaven Protein Data Bank
1995-1998    Advisory Board Francis Bitter Magnet Lab, MIT
1995-1998    Executive Committee Experimental NMR Conference
1995-1996    External Advisory Committee for the UCLA-DOE
                     Laboratory of Structural Biology and Molecular Medicine
1999            Advisory Board "Protein Folds Project" RIKEN, Tokyo
1995            Organizer Keystone Symposium: Frontiers of NMR in Molecular Biology IV
1997            Organizer Keystone Symposium: Frontiers of NMR in Molecular Biology V
1999            Organizer Keystone Symposium: Frontiers of NMR in Molecular Biology VI
2002-2007   Member NIH Protein Structure Initiative Advisory Committee
2006            Co-organizer Cold Spring Harbor Symposium on Translational Control
2008            Co-organizer Keystone Symposium: Structural Biology
2011-           ISMAR nominating committee
2013            Organizer Keystone Symposium: Frontiers of NMR in Biology
2013            Visiting Professor University of Melbourne Australia

Honors, awards and named lectures

1970-1974   Fellowship Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes
1977            ETH Award for PhD Thesis
1992            Zürich Protein Lecture, ETH Zürich
1995/96       Wellcome Visiting Professor in Basic Medical Sciences, Kansas State University
1998           The Wellcome Lecture in Structural Biology, Kansas State University
2000           Elected Fellow to American Association for the Advancement of Science
2003          The Cleveland Structural Biology Lecture
2004          Eastern Analytical Symposium Achievement Award in Magnetic Resonance
2005          Elected Member to Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina (German    National Academy)
2008          Elected Fellow to the International Society of Magnetic Resonance
2011          Stein and Moore Award of the Protein Society
2011          Agilent Thought Leader Award
2012         Mill Hill Lecture 2012
2013         Elected member of the National Academy of Sciences (US)
2013         Harvard-Australia Fellowship
2015         Elected member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
2018         Laukien Prize of the Experimental NMR Conference (ENC)


American Chemical Society
American Society for the Advancement of Science
American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Protein Society
American Biophysical Society
ORCID ID  0000-0002-2063-4401