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- Koch Group
Zehra SayersCurrent information Professor, Sabanci University Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences,
Biological Sciences and Bioengineering Program,
Orhanli, Tuzla Istanbul, Turkey E-mail Nationality: TurkishEMBL information Staff Scientist Koch Group Hamburg From 01.1984 to 07.1998 Research interests: Molecular biophysics. , Response mechanisms to heavy metal, draught and light stress in plants. , G-protein signaling pathways in plants. , Metallothioneins (and other novel proteins) in metal homeostasis and heavy metal stress response in wheat., Structural techniques based on synchrotron radiation including X-ray scattering, diffraction. , Heavy metal biosensors., Phytoremediation. Biography Hide biographyBiography: Place and date of Birth: Istanbul,Turkey; September 25, 1953.
1974 BSc in Physics, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey.
1978 PhD in Biophysics University of London.
1978-1982 Post-doctoral research fellow at the Open University Oxford Research Unit,Biophysics Group, UK.
1982-1984 Post doctoral research fellow at the Cell Motility Group, Wallenberg Laboratory, University of Uppsala, Sweden.
1984-1993 Staff scientist at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) Hamburg Outstation, Germany.
1993- 2000 Consultant to the Director at Turkish Scientific and Technical Research Council (TUBITAK) Marmara Research Center (MRC) Gebze, Turkey.
1993-1995 Scientist, GKSS Forschungszentrum Geesthacht, Gemany.
Visiting scientist at the EMBL Hamburg Outstation, Germany
1996-1998 Scientist at the EMBL Hamburg Outstation, Germany.
1998- Founding Faculty, Sabancý University, Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Istanbul, Turkey.
2002- Chair, SESAME Scientific Advisory Committee.