Prof. Dr. Ansgar Büschges

  • since 2014: Dean of the University of Cologne's Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences.
  • 2011-2014: Vice Dean for Research of the University of Cologne's Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences.

  • 2001-2002: Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Study Berlin; convenor of the special research group on „Neural Control of Locomotion“.

  • since 1998: Head of the Department of Animal Physiology at the Institute for Zoology at the University of Cologne.

  • 1997-1998: Visiting scientist at the Nobel Institute for Neurophysiology with Prof. Dr. S. Grillner, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden.

  • 1995: Habilitation in Zoology.

  • 1991-1997: Research Associate (C1) in the Department of Animal Physiology in the Division of Biology at the University of Kaiserslautern.

  • 1989-1991: Postdoctoral Fellow with Prof. Dr. K.G. Pearson in the Fac. of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada.

  • 1989: Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Animal Physiology with Prof. Dr. U. Bässler in the Division of Biology at the University of Kaiserslautern.

  • 1989: Dissertation (PhD/Dr. rer. nat.) at the University of Kaiserslautern.

  • 1986-1989: Graduate student in the Department of Animal Physiology with Prof. Dr. U. Bässler in the Division of Biology at the University of Kaiserslautern.

  • 1985-1986: Diploma thesis in the Department of Biological Cybernetics of Prof. Dr. H. Cruse, University of Bielefeld.

  • 1980-1985: Studies of Biology (Diploma) at the University of Bielefeld

Awards

  • since 2012: Member of the Academy of Sciences and Arts of the Province of North-Rhine-Westfalia

  • 2001-2002: Daimler-Chrysler-Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Study Berlin

  • 1997-1998: Research Fellowship of the Axel-Wenner-Gren-Foundation

  • 1997-1998: Heisenberg-Fellow of the DFG

  • 1989-1991: Fellowship of Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research