Andrzej Kolinski Research Group

Coarse-grained protein modeling

Modeling Software & Servers

Biomolecules — dynamics & interactions


Joanna Ida Sulkowska

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phone# +48 22 5543 600

Centre of New Technology (CENT I) 4th floor
Interdisciplinary Laboratory of Biological Systems Modelling
ul. S. Banacha 2c, 02-097 Warsaw, Poland

Affiliations, positions
From 01.2013University of Warsaw, Assistant Professor at Faculty of Chemistry,
From 07. 2012University of California San Diego, USA, Visiting Associate in the Biochemistry Group, Host: Prof. Patricia Jennings
07-12 2012University of Warsaw, Faculty of Chemistry, Poland, Research position
03. 2008 – 07. 2012University of California San Diego, USA, Postdoc in the Center for Theoretical Biological Physics, Advisor: Prof. Jose Onuchic
01. 2008 - 03. 2010Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Physics Assistant Professor (mostly on leave of absence)
09. 2003 – 12. 2007Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Physics PhD student in the Biological physics group, Advisor: Prof. Marek Cieplak
06-07, 10. 2005 Iowa State University, USA, Visiting Researcher in the Bioinformatics Group, Host: Prof. Robert Jernigan
01 – 10. 2002Laser Center Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands, Visiting Researcher, Advisor: Prof. Christoph F. Schmidt
Awards, honors
2013National Science Center (NCN), Sonata BIS grant, 2013-2017
2012Foundation for Polish Science (FNP), Homing-Plus Grant 2012-2014
2012Biophysical Society – grant for “Biophysical Society Thematic Meeting”
2010National Research Council (NRC) at the National Academy of Sciences of USA Anton Grant PSCA00062P, 01-09, 2011
2008Institute of Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Award for best PhD thesis
2006Institute of Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Award for best PhD thesis
2003Marie-Curie Host Fellowship, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam
Professional Community Service
Referee for Scientific Journals:Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. (PNAS), PLoS Computational Biology, PloS ONE, Proteins, Europhysics Letters, Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters
Organization of conferences
2014Biophysical Thematic meeting – “Significance of knotted structure for function of proteins and nucleic acids”, September, Warsaw, main organiser
2013Banff International Research Station, Canada Conference “Entanglement in biology; how nature controls the topology of proteins and DNA”, corresponding author
2009Focus session “Protein knots” at American Physical Society, APS March meeting
2004/2006Local organizing committees for international conferences in biophysics (Będlewo 2004, Będlewo 2006)