Magnus Kjærgaard

Team Leader

Profile photoMagnus Kjærgaard
Postdoc
Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center - INANO-MBG, iNANO-huset
DANDRITE - Nissen Group
Postal address:
Gustav Wieds Vej 14
1590, 144
8000
Aarhus C
Denmark
Postal address:
Gustav Wieds Vej 10
1590, 144
8000
Aarhus C
Denmark
Email: magnus@inano.au.dk, magnus@inano.au.dk
Phone: +4587155859, +4587155859

Positions

2016-present: AIAS COFUND Research Fellow
2014-2016: postdoc, Dept. of Molecular Biology and Genetics and iNANO, Aarhus University
2011-2014: postdoc, Dept. of Chemistry, Cambridge University
2010-2011: postdoc, Dept. of Biology, University of Copenhagen

Education & training

2010: Ph.D. in Biochemistry, University of Copenhagen
2009: Visiting Ph.D. student, The Scripps Research Institute
2007: M.Sc. in Biochemistry, University of Copenhagen
2005-6: Visiting student, University of California, San Diego

Scientific Summary

Research interests:
• Structure and function of flexible proteins from the post-synaptic density and their role in synaptic plasticity.
• Effective concentrations in supra-molecular complexes.
• Intrinsically disordered proteins
• NMR spectroscopy
• Single-molecule FRET spectroscopy

Bibliometrics:
https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=Sj12rHAAAAAJ&hl=en&oi=ao

Research Funding

2016: Villum Young Investigator Programme. 5M DKK
2014: Lundbeck Foundation. 1.4M DKK
2013: Lundbeck Foundation. 0.66M DKK
2011: Danish Research Council, Sapere Aude 2,7M DKK