Ümit Akbey  -  Assistant Professor & AIAS-COFUND Fellow

Courtesy of Lars Kruse from AU.

Dr. Ümit Akbey obtained his PhD in Prof. Hans Spiess group at MPIP, Main Germany.

His postdoctoral work was performed with Prof. Hartmut Oschkinat at FMP, Berlin Germany on structure and dynamics of proteins by using advanced ssNMR and DNP.

He is now an Assistant Prof. at iNano Aarhus University, Denmark. See detailed CV below.

Email: akbey@aias.au.dk / akbey@inano.au.dk



2005.08 - 2008.11:    PhD   Physical Chemistry, Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research (MPIP), Mainz, Germany.

1999 - 2005:              B.Sc. Bilkent University, Department of Chemistry, Ankara, Turkey.


Professional & Research Experience

2015 – Now:       Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies (AIAS) COFUND Junior-Fellow, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

2014 – Now:       Assistant Professor, iNANO, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

2014:                 Visiting Professor, Chemistry Department, IYTE, Izmir, Turkey

2012:                 Visiting Scientist, Chemistry Department, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey

2009 - 2015:      Postdoc - Research Associate, Leibniz Institute for Molecular Pharmacology (FMP) Berlin, Germany (Hartmut Oschkinat Lab.)

Address & Affiliations:

Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center (iNANO)

Gustav Wieds Vej 14

Building 1590, Room 134

8000 Aarhus C


Direct phone: (+45) 87 15 67 01

Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies (AIAS)

Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 6B

Building 1630, Room 106

8000 Aarhus C