Uffe B. Skov Sørensen

Associate professor

Curriculum Vitae


Uffe Birger Skov Sørensen, Ph.D., D.Sc.

Personal data:              Date of birth, November 1, 1951, married and have two children.

Current occupation:    Associate professor; Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Aarhus, Århus, Den­mark.


1978                               M.Sc., University of Copenhagen.

                                      Major field, biology / zoology.

                                      Minor fields, matematics, physics and chemis­try.

                                      Special field, comparative immunology.

1978                               Course in teaching proficiency, postgraduate education as a teacher at

                                      high school.

1986                               Ph.D., The Royal Veterinary and Agri­cultural Univer­sity, Denmark.

1994                               Course in management

1994                               D.Sc., University of Copenhagen



1978                                                Teacher, high school

1978 - 1980                                      Postgraduate scholarship, The Royal Veterinary and Agri­-

                                                        cultural Univer­sity, Denmark.

1980 - 1987                                      Research associate, Department of Bacteriology, Statens

                                                       Serum Institut, Copenhagen.

1987 - 1989                                      International Research Fellowship (Fogarty Interna­tional

                                                       Centre); National Institute of Child Health and Human Devel­-

                                                       opment, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.

1989 - 1993                                      Research associate, Department of Bacteriology, Statens

                                                       Serum Institut, Copenhagen.

1993 - 1995                                      Senior investigator, the Streptococcus Department, Statens

                                                       Serum Institut, Copenhagen.

1995 - 1998                                      Project manager, Department of Vaccine Development,

                                                       Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen.


1998 -                                             Associate professor, Department of Medical Microbiology and

                                                      Immunology, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark.


Academic honor:

1993                                                Award a prize from "Thorvald Madsen Research Fund"


Professional Societies:

                                                      The Danish Society for Clinical Microbiology, since 1994