Prof. Dr. Steven Verhelst

Professional experience

2015 – current Associate professor in Chemical Biology, Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Leuven (Belgium)
2014 – current Group leader in Chemical Proteomics, Leibniz Insitute for Analytical Sciences ISAS, Dortmund (Germany)
2008 – 2014 Emmy Noether Group leader & TUM Junior Fellow, Chair for Chemistry of Biopolymers, Technical University Munich (Germany)
2004 – 2008 Post-doctoral research, Bogyolab, Department of Pathology, Stanford University, School of Medicine (USA)
1999 – 2004 PhD research at Leiden University (the Netherlands) with Prof. Dr. J. H. van Boom, Prof. Dr. C. A. A. van Boeckel and Dr. G. A. van der Marel
1998 – 1999 Internship at the Department of Immunology, Harvard Medical School (USA)
1997 – 1998 Internship at the Leiden Institute of Chemistry (the Netherlands)


2004 – 2008 Post-doctoral training, Stanford University
1999 – 2004 PhD in bioorganic synthesis, Leiden University, The Netherlands
1994 – 1999 MSc in Chemistry, Leiden University, The Netherlands